Serving Calgary, Red Deer, Edmonton and surrounding areas
18/06 June 2018

18/06 June 2018

The impact of secularization on faith in Canada

by Jack Taylor   Is anyone really surprised? Before 1971, an Angus Reid poll reports less than one percent of Canadians identified themselves as non-religious. Within two generations that percentage had climbed to 23 percent. The consistent secularism shutting down faith in Europe has an echo in Canada. This is especially true among the younger […]

18/06 June 2018

Campsites you won’t want to miss

Photo Credit: Destination British Columbia by Agnes Chung   Spring is here and summer is just around the corner.  It’s time to escape to the great outdoors – be it tent camping, RV camping or glamping (luxury camping). Relax around the campfire, spend quality time with family and friends, enjoy the spring of life and […]

18/06 June 2018

20 years of music and ministry – Canada’s Gospel Music celebration

by Alan Phillips   For 20 years, Canada’s Gospel Music Celebration has become the largest gospel music event in Canada, strategically located in the beautiful city of Red Deer, Alberta. Artists and fans from all over North America will gather for a three-day Uptown Camp Meeting this summer, on the weekend of July 12, 13, […]

18/06 June 2018

Praise in the Park 2018 – Bower Ponds, Red Deer

Photo Credit: Peter Fleck   by Peter Biggs   Five years ago, a Church homegroup began to discuss ideas on how to impact their community. Excitement and vision grew… their church was supportive… the first Praise in the Park started to come together…  An outside Sunday afternoon and evening inter-congregational city-wide worship event. The venue […]

18/06 June 2018

Beth Moore coming to Calgary

by Brianna Deutsch   “We’re going to have to let truth scream louder to our souls than the lies that have infected us,” says Beth Moore in her book, So Long Insecurity. Moore is a woman who has known first-hand the strikes of adversity in the struggle that has been interwoven in her past, yet […]

18/06 June 2018

L’Arche Calgary: A community of growth and belonging

by Laureen F. Guenther   L’Arche Calgary provides homes for twenty people with disabilities and their assistants. It also offers a Day Program and Supported Independent Living Program. In the five homes, each person with disabilities – known as a core member — and assistant has their own bedroom, and shares in the tasks of […]

18/06 June 2018

Helping vulnerable women

by Katie Pearn   Imagine it’s well past midnight, and you have nowhere to go. No identification, no cell phone and no safe friends or family to call. You are alone, scared and feel helpless. This may seem like a something out of a nightmare, but this is the reality for countless women who are […]