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19/09 Sep 2019

19/09 Sep 2019

Engage: A spotlight on Christian Mission and Ministry – Fall 2019

Check out the profiles on various Missions and Ministries. Click here.   Articles A Bible wrapped in wallpaper by David Hearn Praying for global workers by Paul G. Zimmerman Operation Christmas Child: Salem’s Dream: helping as many children as possible Chit’s story: Different kinds of working but the same God at work by Linda Haist […]

19/09 Sep 2019

City Light News September 2019 Issuu

 

19/09 Sep 2019

Samaritan’s Purse aiding Hurricane Dorian victims in Atlantic Canada

One of Samaritan’s Purse Canada’s specially equipped Disaster Relief Units has arrived in Prince Edward Island to support the Christian organization’s staff and volunteers as they help homeowners clean up after Hurricane Dorian’s powerful winds and rain. The Disaster Relief Unit is a tractor-trailer outfitted with disaster recovery equipment including generators, chainsaws, hand tools, and […]

19/09 Sep 2019

Retreat Spotlight – Fall 2019

Mount St. Francis Retreat Centre Providence Renewal Centre Mount St. Francis Retreat Centre Blessing of the Animals – The Story of St. Francis and the Wolf of Gubbio St. Francis of Assisi was said to have tamed a wolf ravishing the small Italian village of Gubbio. The wolf was starving and had no choice but […]

19/09 Sep 2019

Higher Education Spotlight – Fall 2019

Millar College of the Bible Ambrose University Capernwray Harbour Bible School           Capernwray Harbour Bible School Nestled among the Gulf Islands of British Columbia’s west coast, Capernwray Harbour Bible Centre on Thetis Island offers students and guests a unique learning experience! From September through to May, Capernwray Harbour runs a One […]

19/09 Sep 2019

Reunion

by Sharon Simpson   Reunions; family reunions, highschool reunions, friendship reunions, neighbourhood reunions and work reunions. Ties we share bring meaning to our lives as we process what our life means and how we fit. We take stock of how things are and how things have changed. Reunions give us perspective as we remember the […]

19/09 Sep 2019

Healthy life, healthy lungs

By Lilianne Fuller   The ability to breathe is something we take for granted, until we can’t. For over 10 percent of Albertans, the struggle to breathe is a daily one. Our lungs serve two very important functions. First, and most obvious, they are the means by which we breathe, but lungs also cleanse the […]

19/09 Sep 2019

Those feet were made for walking

By Lilianne Fuller   To maintain good overall health, doctors recommend walking at least 10,000 steps a day. In addition, numerous studies declare this is a great way to keep off excess pounds, make our bodies more flexible, and improve mental acuity. But in order to walk 10,000 steps a day, it’s important to protect […]

19/09 Sep 2019

Rosebud Theatre’s Mountaintop portrays human side of Martin Luther King Jr.

by Laureen F. Guenther   “The Mountaintop is a fictional account by Katori Hall, an American black playwright, about Martin Luther King, Jr.’s last night on earth,” says Ray Strachan, the Winnipeg-based actor who’s playing the role of King. “It’s a two-person play and the other character, Camae, who works at the motel, kind of […]

19/09 Sep 2019

Fire Exit Theatre announces 18th season

by Laureen F. Guenther   Calgary’s Fire Exit Theatre opens its 18th season on September 20, with Taste and See, a season launch celebration and fundraiser. “Taste & See is … a great way to start our year getting our patrons excited for what’s coming,” says Val Lieske, Managing Artistic Director. The non-formal event is […]