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Engage: A feature on mission and ministry

Engage: A feature on mission and ministry

IDOP – COVID 19 and persecution in Iran, yet the church grows

November 1 – International Day of Prayer for the persecuted church   By Greg Musselman The nation of Iran has the largest rate of growth of Christianity in the world! This is happening in spite of an oppressive Islamic government that imprisons and tortures the followers of Jesus who share the Gospel or have converted […]

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Bless children in need with Operation Christmas Child shoebox gifts

National Collection Week—when everyone’s boxes are to be at Collection Centers—is Nov. 18-24 Canada’s 2020 Operation Christmas Child shoebox collection season starts today. Individuals, families, churches, businesses, sports teams, and community groups are now packing shoeboxes with toys, school supplies, and hygiene items, plus personal notes and photos, to be delivered to children in need […]

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MCC100: One hundred years ago, and today

By Linda Espenshade   One hundred years ago, Mennonite Central Committee’s (MCC) initial efforts to help people in dire need of food in southern Russia did not go as planned. Clayton Kratz, Orie O. Miller and Arthur Slagel, the first representatives of MCC, travelled from the U.S. in the fall of 1920 to deliver food […]

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Homelessness During Covid: Acute meets Chronic

By Scott Small I cannot remember a single day in the past 3 months I have not had at least one conversation with others asking me what is going to happen this winter when the second wave of Covid-19 comes. As the chairperson for the Homelessness Services Association of BC I think about that often. […]

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Minute for the Persecuted: Yemen

Edited by Al Coats I can’t even begin to imagine what it must be like trying to live in Yemen. The country has been torn apart by war for years. Hospitals, schools and other important places have been destroyed. The infrastructure is in a shambles. Poverty, hunger and disease such as cholera are the order […]

Engage: A feature on mission and ministry

Engage: Ministry profiles, articles on mission, persecuted church… and more

Is Covid-19 a missional moment, by Ross Lockheart (Mission Central) Check out the profiles on various Missions and Ministries. – Click here     Articles Christianity Explored MCC100: Restorative Justice in Alberta The Persecuted Segadores missionaries reach out to hidden tribes of Peru Four ways MCC is responding to COVID-19 Sign up to receive updates […]