Faith in Action Locally

 

 
Zion, Pembroke, Ont., hosted the 2012 World Day of Prayer service. Written by the women of Malaysia, the theme was “Let Justice Prevail.” Twelve Pembroke... full story »

“Stay tuned.  Pray for us.  Check back in about a year,” say Pastors David Wirt and Heather Spencer of their ministry with the folks at St. Ansgar and Redeemer Lutheran Churches in London, Ontario.  Together, the two congregations and two pastors sculpt a new model of ministry, a work in... full story »

Lutherans and Mennonites from four different congregations joined together, to complete the four session study about the Lutheran Apology to Anabaptists for past wrongs and the forgiveness and reconciliation that has been found.  Pastor Olavi Hepomaki of St. James Lutheran Church in Baden... full story »

This article is a very thoughtful and provocative reflection on the mission of the church from Rev. Larry Denef, former Executive Director of the ELCIC Divsion for Parish LIfe, now retired.

A video showcasing KAIROS' 'Roll with the Declaration' action on June 20, 2011 in Ottawa. KAIROS' 2011-12 Campaign is dedicated to working towards the full implementation of the UN Declaration on the Rights of Indigenous Peoples in Canada, and to redressing the current inequities faced by... full story »

        

Zion Lutheran, Sault Ste. Marie ON had a special day of celebration on Thanksgiving Sunday, October 9, 2011, when new stained glass windows were dedicated to the glory of God and... full story »

The Holy Humour Sunday Liturgy is found in the Iona Abbey book called” Fire and Bread Resources for Easter Day to Trinity Sunday” by Ruth Burgess.

It is a great liturgy that helps people to laugh and to think of God as someone who is amused, who laughs and who wants us to laugh.

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I am excited to announce the Living Justice: A Gospel Response to Poverty, a book that I co-edited with Karri Munn-Venn of CPJ has been released.

"Living Justice: A Gospel Response to Poverty is a book for Christian faith communities trying to... full story »

Every September, hundreds of thousands of students descend upon the university campuses in Waterloo, Ont.

Lutheran Campus Ministry - Waterloo (now known as Lutheran Campus Federation of Ontario - Waterloo) welcomes students to campus life by offering a variety of programs, events and... full story »

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