Like being Knocked Down in the Street by
a Truck by J. I. Packer / Do Christians have a
different approach to weakness in a world that
values independence and strength?
being Made Strong on the Strength of the
Lord by Karen Stiller / In an exclusive interview
with Faith Today, Vancouver theologian J. I. Packer
talks about weakness, being God centred,
euthanasia – and old-fashioned typewriters.
The Canadian Christian Debt Problem by
Debra Fieguth / Christians in Canada are in debt
as much as everyone else. Christian experts
take a fresh look at the problem – and solutions.
Canadian Ministries empowering Women
Overseas by Alex Newman / Canadian ministries are engaging with women around the
world. Here is the story of three distinct ministries with a heart for women.
How Can Worship Leaders Work in unity
With Pastors? by Andy Park / The relationship
between senior pastors and worship leaders
can be fraught with peril – or really wonderful.
Worship leader Andy Park guides us closer to
The Faith Today Interview / How pastor’s wife
Glendyne Gerrard defends the dignity of women
who are prostituted.
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7 beHInD THe SCeneS / Doing Things the less Instant Way by the editors
8 FaITH FOruM: Le TTerS anD MILeSTOneS / Giving and the Full Gospel;
stackhouse on Admonishment
10 KIngDOM Ma TTerS / Calgary Church opens Centre for new Immigrants;
Canadian Ministries Use sports to raise Funds; Canadian Film Tours to Ignite
14 THe ga THerIng PLaCe / We’re More Than What We Do by Bruce J. Clemenger
15 ne WS FrOM THe eFC / Buying sex should Be Criminal; Faith Groups on Quebec Charter; Pray for north korea; Meet the EFC Board: kristin Debs
16 Q&a / Meet Alberta Pastor Dion Mitchell
17 aCTIva Te: CHange yOur WOrLD / Protecting Human life and religious
Freedom by Don Hutchinson
33 THe eFC – CeLebra TIng 50 yearS / Commemorative supplement
56 PreParIng STuDen TS FOr LIFe anD MInISTry / Advertising Feature
67 HISTOry LeSSOn / He shall Have Dominion From sea to sea by Kevin Flatt
68 buSIneSS Ma TTerS / The Hope of the World by Gerry Organ
69 WOMen aLIve / strength in Meekness by Carolyn Arends
70 bLeSSeD IS THe Man / God and My Job by Doug Koop
71 reLIgIOnWaTCH / looking for signs of God by James A. Beverley
72 bOOKS & CuLTure / Book & Music reviews
74 THe ne TWOrK / Classified Ads
76 CHrIST & CuLTure In CanaDa / Will Canada Be the next sweden?
by John G. Stackhouse Jr.
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January / February 2014