Monthly Archives: April 2011

Confidence in Prayer – Anthony de Mello

 Over the last year I have picked up second-hand copies of some books written by Anthony de Mello, a Jesuit priest from India who was world-renowned for his leadership of prayer retreats.  (Something that I find myself doing more and more) One of … Continue reading

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Centre for Research on Canadian Evangelicalism

Thanks for visiting our temporary website.  A full-orbed site is coming soon! Don’t you love to find a good shortcut?  Earlier this week I was at a meeting hosted by Don Hutchinson at the Evangelical Fellowship of Canada’s offices here in … Continue reading

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The Discipleship Problem – Mike Breen

Mike Breen is  a guy we need to listen to.  Here’s what he blogged recently about the discipleship problem. The Church’s Dirty Little Secret I’ve started to say it quite a bit. Perhaps you’re already sick of reading it. But … Continue reading

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aXiom – missional curriculum

Do you have a group of people who want to seriously explore together how to transform your community?  This material from Forge Canada is designed to help do exactly that. aXiom – Finding Hope for the Canadian Church in a … Continue reading

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Empower Prayer in Canada (EPIC) Topics Announced

Everything you wanted to know about prayer.  Almost.  There will be about 40 different topics at the Empower Prayer event in the Atlantic Region on June 16-18.  A list is now available on the website.  Speakers are now also listed … Continue reading

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Easter Sunrise Service at Peace Tower

A couple of hundred worshippers gathered again this year on the steps of Parliament to celebrate the resurrection of Jesus Christ.  Sponsored by Mission Ottawa, it featured the participation of leaders across many denominational lines.  I had the privilege of … Continue reading

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The Easter Song

Every Easter I have to hear this vintage Jesus Music song by the 2nd Chapter of Acts.  Many others covered it, including Keith Green and Glad.  It brings back memories of my faith coming alive in the mid 70’s and … Continue reading

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