Give a Hand Up and not a Kick to the Curb

What tools do you need in your box when someone you personally know or a famous person stumbles? What's the best course of action?

Tiny foundational cracks become fault lines when great stress is applied. What causes one person’s life to shatter may not be what causes another person’s downfall. In 2020, marriages are falling apart, and social isolation is leading to lapses in recovery and sobriety. Yes, there are plenty of self-help tools out there. Unless a support […]

Newcomers Need Loving Helpers

Christianity can be a confusing land to naviagate for newcomers to our faith. How attentive are you to their needs?

My church is blessed to be multicultural, and over the years we have fellowshipped with newcomers who immigrated to Canada from Sudan, Sierra Leone, Nigeria, Congo and other non-English speaking nations.  As I was in missions for several years, something deep inside me is fed as I look across the congregation, and witness so many […]