Why Small Groups Matter by Alex Newman /
Many Christians who read their Bibles daily also
tend to belong to a small group. Why small groups
matter and how they work.
The Walking Wounded by Karen Stiller / How our
soldiers struggle with war trauma and what the
Church can do.
Evangelicals and the Pope by Ron Csillag /
Evangelicals and Catholics have sometimes had
an uneasy relationship. Does a popular new pope
change all that?
Communion Made Beautiful by Alex Newman /
In churches across Canada, making the elements
of communion is an act of love and ministry.
The Faith Today Interview: Iwan Russell-Jones, filmmaker, theologian and writer at
Regent College in Vancouver, B.C.
Building Bridges by Patricia Paddey / What
lies behind one of Canada’s philanthropic
Only One Per Cent? by Glenn Smith / Myths
about the number of Christians in Quebec.
Cover Photo: KAREN STILLER S u
5 BEHInd THE SCEnES / tools for thinking by the editors
6 FAITH FORuM: lETTERS And MIlESTOnES / Sober Reflection; Depth of Vision;
Accessibility Needs Improvement; Review Questioned
8 KInGdOM MATTERS / Military Christian Fellowship provides Ministry opportunity;
Jazzing It up in Montreal; Canadian Christian Charities prepare for Anti-spam legislation
12 THE GATHERInG PlACE / Forgiveness and Healing by Bruce J. Clemenger
13 nEWS FROM THE EFC / prostitution law unveiled; Quebec legalizes Euthanasia;
EFC Denominational leaders Meet; Clemengers Address Adoption on tV
14 Q&A / James Kim, executive director of pioneers Canada
15 ACTIvATE / New prostitution laws by Julia Beazley
41 GuEST COluMn / What our Cities Need by Ron Morin
42 BuSInESS MATTERS / Four Keys to Success by Michel A. Bell
43 A CHuRCH yOu SHOuld KnOW / Good things Are Growing in Spruce Grove
by Stephen Bedard
45 GlOBAl vIllAGE / Hope for Somalia by Peter Frieswick
47 MESSy FAITH / What’s the Real Divorce Rate? by Sheila Wray Gregoire
48 BlESSEd IS THE MAn / Going Down Hard by Doug Koop
49 RElIGIOnWATCH / Case Will Shake Scientology by James A. Beverley
50 BOOKS & Cul TuRE / Book & Music Reviews
52 HISTORy lESSOn / Helping in the Name of Christ by Kevin Flatt
53 THE nETWORK / Classified Ads
54 CHRIST & Cul TuRE In CAnAdA / only Good Is Good Enough by John G. Stackhouse Jr.
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July / August 2014
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