Faith in Action Locally

I suspect almost every museum, art gallery, school, and church in the world has a place where they store their lost and found items. I know the four congregations I was privileged to serve certainly did. I have often thought that the “lost and found” name is a complete misnomer. Nothing... full story »

Members and friends of St Peter's Ottawa hosted a chili lunch at a local downtown drop-in centre. This is a part of the ongoing ministry of St Peter's, a downtown congregation, that sees first-hand the devastating effects of poverty and homelessness. One of the lunch guests commented how... full story »

Bishop Pryse made his way to St. James, Williamsford where he joined the band, playing the guitar and the tambourine.
Every four months or so, the... full story »

On Saturday, May 6, the Huronia Ministry Area of the Evangelical Lutheran Church in Canada (ELCIC) sponsored a day of sharing at the Huronia Museum, 549 Little Lake Park Rd. in Midland, Ontario.

More than forty people attended to hear Gertie Beaucage, an Ojibwe Elder from Nippising First... full story »

On a Sunday morning the church door opens constantly. While the sanctuary upstairs is being prepared for the service of Holy Communion, early comers’ steps lead downstairs to the fellowship hall where there is another communion gathering, holy as well in its nature... full story »

Katie grew up in Brantford, Ontario, where she was baptized, confirmed and married at Faith Evangelical Lutheran Church. She was a very active member at Faith, says Katie “As a teen I would round up the kids around Christmas and Easter and would organize rehearsals, choose the music, and... full story »

Christians across Canada are giving up practices that hurt the environment

Grace Lutheran is excited to be participating in Give it up for the Earth!, an Lenten climate change campaign from Citizens for Public Justice (CPJ). Through Give it up for the... full story »

The ‘Lord is My Light’ is the inspirational solo selected and offered by Oscar Zarnke on the occasion of his retirement from St. John’s Lutheran Church (Waterloo) Choir duties at age 98. Oscar’s commitment and dedication to the choir covers 84 years, having started as a boy soprano when he was... full story »

Lutheran - Catholic Commemoration of the Reformation in 2017

November 10, 2017
Cathedral Basilica of Christ the King

Approximately one year ago, the Bay Area Ministry formed the Reformation 500 Task Force to plan events to commemorate the... full story »

I’m sure the vast host of parenting experts would have much to say about my decision to put my tiny, three year old daughter on a 30 year old wooden toboggan and give her a good push down a short but rather steep hill - a hill that emptied out onto a road. Yes, I’m... full story »

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