Planting Season in Canada by Alex Newman,
Doug Koop and Richelle Wiseman / Reports from
Toronto, Winnipeg and Calgary reveal the diversity
and dynamism of church planting in Canada today.
Muslim Background a Challenge for Christians
by Tarun George / Canadian Christians with an
Islamic background have unique struggles. Churches can help.
Coming Home as a Follower of Christ by Carolyn
Weber / After finding faith abroad, it’s uncanny to
return home to find God was there too.
Shocking Statistics on Bible Reading by Alex
Newman / A new Canadian survey suggests there’s
major work to be done.
The Faith Today Interview With Bob Kuhn,
President of Trinity Western University On
the controversy over TWU’s proposed school
of law – and where Canada is heading.
Implications for Other Christian Schools
by Justin Cooper / The TWU controversy is an
important battle in an ongoing clash of world
views affecting many Christian institutions.
Legal Precedents Support TWU by staff at
the EFC Centre for Faith and Public Life / A
quick summary of how legal precedents are
clearly in TWU’s favour.
The Subversive Hope in Canada’s Pro-life
Movement by Richard Erlendson / Increased compassion and activism among Canadians are hopeful signs for the pro-life movement.
7 BeHInD THe SCeneS / The Challenge of Growth by the editors
8 FAITH FORUM: Le TTeRS AnD MILeSTOneS / More Traditional voices;
Roy Is the Man!; True Caring
10 KIngDOM MATTeRS / Christian Theatre Troupe; Canadian Churches Respond to
syrian Crisis; Canadian Ministry Leading 3-D Printing Prosthetic Initiative
14 THe gATHeRIng PLACe / The supreme Good by Bruce J. Clemenger
15 ne WS FROM THe eFC / eFC endorses Palliative Care Motion in Parliament; Geoff
Tunnicliffe to step Down From WeA; helping Improve Canada’s Prostitution Laws
16 Q&A / Laurie Cook, President and CeO of World Relief Canada
33 Re THInK. ReFORM. ABOLISH. / Faith Today articles on prostitution
62 BUSIneSS MATTeRS / Creativity Through Our Work by Stephen DeKuyper
63 A CHURCH yOU SHOULD KnOW / Big God in a small Town by Stephen Bedard
65 gLOBAL VILLAge / Bahrain: An Oasis for Christians by Adele Blyth
66 PRePARIng STUDen TS FOR LIFe AnD MInISTRy / Advertising Feature
73 WOMen’S COLUMn / Are We Going Overboard on Purity? by Sheila Wray Gregoire
74 BLeSSeD IS THe MAn / Time Well spent? by Doug Koop
75 ReLIgIOnWATCH / Rethinking Christian science by James A. Beverley
76 HISTORy LeSSOn / Canadian Churches and Armageddon by Gordon L. Heath
77 THe ne TWORK / Classified Ads
78 CHRIST & CULTURe In CAnADA / how Firm a Foundation? by John G. Stackhouse Jr.
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May / June 2014
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Technology and teaching
methods are quickly evolving, but with so many ways to
learn, where does God fit in?