From the Bishop's Desk

On any given Sunday, visitors to a random sampling of Eastern Synod congregations could worship in one of 11 different languages - English, Mandarin, German, Finnish, Swedish, Hungarian, Latvian, Danish, Lithuanian, Cantonese or Estonian. We are a people of rich ethnic diversity - an immigrant... full post »


There is nothing novel in suggesting that the church in Canada is facing a time of unparalleled challenge.  With the landscape of Canadian religion changing, it is no wonder that many congregations are reeling as they seek to understand and negotiate the new... full story »