Serving Calgary, Red Deer, Edmonton and surrounding areas
Arts

Arts

Christian Comedian, Michael Jr., Brings Laughter into Canadian Living Rooms. Literally

Get Ready to Laugh Your Mask Off Canada, with a brand new, virtual comedy tour coming straight to your home   As the saying goes, ‘laughter is the best medicine’ and Michael Jr., North America’s #1 Christian Comedian, couldn’t agree more. During a time when everyone could use a good laugh, Michael Jr. is bringing […]

Arts

Books, Music, DVD’s – From your local Christian Bookstore

Please order from your local Christian bookstore   Better Books & Bibles, Calgary – www.betterbooksandbibles.com – 403-233-2409 Christian Book & Record, Edmonton – www.christianbookandrecord.ca – 780-478-2798 Kennedy’s Parable, Red Deer – www.onlinestore.kennedysparable.com – 403-342-7477 The Bookstore on Perron, St. Albert – www.bookstoreonperron.com – 780-458-3155 The Fig Tree Christian Books and Gifts, Edmonton – www.figtreebooks.ca – 780-443-2066     Recommended by Better Books and […]

Arts

The Cross Maker series by Jack A. Taylor

The Cross Maker First-century Palestine is a hotbed of political, cultural, and religious intrigue. Caleb ben Samson, a carpenter from Nazareth, and Sestus Aurelius, a Roman centurion, both want peace. Can this unlikely partnership accomplish what nothing else has accomplished before? Can they bring about peace through the power of the cross? And what role […]

Arts

The Canadian International Faith & Family Film Festival

The Canadian International Faith & Family Film Festival (ciff) announces winners at a star-studded awards show   Festival continues online until October 17th 2020 The fourth annual Canadian International Faith & Family Film Festival surprised and impressed viewers with a star-studded list of presenters such as Kiefer Sutherland, Kevin Sorbo, Dallas Jenkins, Joe Lynn Turner and Victoria Jackson to name a few. […]

Arts

Books – Local Alberta authors

The following list is a collection of books recently written by local Alberta authors. Check out the your local Christian bookstore to find a copy.   Better Books & Bibles, Calgary – www.betterbooksandbibles.com – 403-233-2409 Christian Book & Record, Edmonton – www.christianbookandrecord.ca – 780-478-2798 Kennedy’s Parable, Red Deer – www.onlinestore.kennedysparable.com – 403-342-7477 The Bookstore on Perron, St. Albert – www.bookstoreonperron.com – 780-458-3155 The […]

Arts

Arts Round-up: CIFF, Michael Hart, Fire Exit Scripts on Fire

The Canadian International Faith & Family Film Festival (CIFF)  awards Shirley Douglas the lifetime achievement award for 2020 Kiefer Sutherland accepting award on Ms. Douglas’ behalf. The fourth annual Canadian International Faith & Family Film Festival announced that Ms. Shirley Douglas will be awarded posthumously the Lifetime Achievement Award for her lifelong work as a great Canadian artist. […]

Arts

Rosebud, Alberta – A thin place between Heaven and Earth

Short documentary highlights hidden gem, Rosebud, Alberta Rosebud Theatre & School of the Arts exist to enrich lives by expressing God’s gifts of creativity, hope, joy, forgiveness, and love, through the arts. It’s the core of their mission and it happens through training young people to be the storytellers of the future, through presenting professional […]

Arts

The Word Guild – The Leslie K. Tarr Lifetime Achievement Award : Novelist Michael O’Brien

The Word Guild honours distinguished novelist and mentor Novelist Michael O’Brien has been formally recognized for his contributions to Canadian artistic and literary culture and to the community at Our Lady Seat of Wisdom College. This year’s Leslie K. Tarr Lifetime Achievement Award, which recognizes a major career contribution to Christian writing and publishing in […]

Arts

Rosebud receives award, nominations, generosity

By Laureen F. Guenther Rosebud Theatre’s A Christmas Story recently received a Critter Award and two nominations. The Critters, the industry nickname for the Calgary Theatre Critics, also gave two nominations to Zach Running Coyote, a 2019 Rosebud School of the Arts graduate, for Best Original Play and Best Leading Performance. Brian Ball, A Christmas […]

Arts

Word Guild awards presentation

Congratulations to all the winners on a job well-done! The Word Guild recently held their 32nd Annual Awards presentation, honouring Canadian Christian literary excellence. The show was co-hosted by Soul H2O host, author, blogger and awards coordinator, Sherry Stahl, alongside best-selling author, speaker and missionary, Joe Amaral. Board Chair, David Kitz, welcomed everyone and opened the ceremonies in prayer. Sponsors graciously helped broadcast the […]