Category Archives: Missional

Movement Day – 2011 in NYC

We heard wonderful things about Movement Day in 2010 in New York City.  This year I know of representatives who are planning to attend from Toronto, Ottawa, Kingston and Montreal.  Although it is only a one-day event, the experience is … Continue reading

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The League of Super Kindness

I love this initiative that Dave Carrol in Brantford, Ontario has been working on.  We need more of these creative, crowd-catching, impacting efforts.  The atmosphere of festival is a perfect environment for believers to share the good news about Jesus.  … Continue reading

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New Monastics Share Community, Offer Hope

Here’s a great article that was recently in USA Today New monastics share community, offer hope By Caty Hirst, The Tennessean They aren’t a commune, but they live in community. They are motivated by faith, but they attend different churches. … Continue reading

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“Refresh 2011” is less than a month away.

If you are in the GTA (Greater Toronto Area) they are getting ready to “Refresh”.   This year the target neighbourhoods are Driftwood and St. Jamestown.  Last year they repainted 78 homes in the Shoreham Court community with 200 volunteers.  This year … Continue reading

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Missional: Joining God in the Neighbourhood – Alan Roxburgh

I remember hearing Alan Roxburgh speak back in the late 80’s when he was pastoring a re-planted congregation at Danforth Baptist Church in Toronto’s east end.  He made all of us think in new ways about what it meant to … Continue reading

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Alan Hirsch YouTubes – “The Forgotten Ways”

Our Mission Ottawa team is quite excited that we will be having Alan Hirsch with us for a day on Nov. 22nd this Fall.  Ahead of that event we have posted a number of short YouTubes which capture the essence … Continue reading

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“Rich-Poor” Dinner sponsored by “Move-In”

Move-In is on the move!  If you are in the Greater Toronto Area (GTA) please consider attending their “Rich-Poor” Partnership Dinner next Thursday night – June 16th.  It will cost you a “toonie”. What is “Move-In”?  Learn more about this … Continue reading

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