Faith in Action - Global

Katie grew up in Brantford, Ontario, where she was baptized, confirmed and married at Faith Evangelical Lutheran Church. She was a very active member at Faith, says Katie “As a teen I would round up the kids around Christmas and Easter and would organize rehearsals, choose the music, and... full story »

Christians across Canada are giving up practices that hurt the environment

Grace Lutheran is excited to be participating in Give it up for the Earth!, an Lenten climate change campaign from Citizens for Public Justice (CPJ). Through Give it up for the... full story »

The ‘Lord is My Light’ is the inspirational solo selected and offered by Oscar Zarnke on the occasion of his retirement from St. John’s Lutheran Church (Waterloo) Choir duties at age 98. Oscar’s commitment and dedication to the choir covers 84 years, having started as a boy soprano when he was... full story »

Lutheran - Catholic Commemoration of the Reformation in 2017

November 10, 2017
Cathedral Basilica of Christ the King

Approximately one year ago, the Bay Area Ministry formed the Reformation 500 Task Force to plan events to commemorate the... full story »

I’m sure the vast host of parenting experts would have much to say about my decision to put my tiny, three year old daughter on a 30 year old wooden toboggan and give her a good push down a short but rather steep hill - a hill that emptied out onto a road. Yes, I’m... full story »

 

 

As Canadians observe World Refugee Day today, Winnipeg-based Canadian Lutheran World Relief (CLWR) is reflecting on its 70 years of refugee support. The... full story »

Oct 4, 2015 was a day of new beginnings for a group of Lutherans in Montreal.  The Finnish congregation had to move out of their church building and the proper closing service had been held.  The question of where they would go was a problem until the Estonian church invited them to share their... full story »

 

When we- the church was a child we grew up with abundance and we had a great childhood. There was an abundance of almost everything and it was good. There was an abundance of food, abundance of resources, abundance of jobs, and abundance of money. There was also an abundance of grace,... full story »

A reflection for churches / ministries that are developing

Readings:
Proverbs 8:22-3; Psalm 104 1,12-19

At the start of our synod council meeting on Thursday, Bishop... full story »

In 1970 Martin Luther Church, Etobicoke began the Martin Luther Church Day Care. They purchased the vacant house next door where subsidized daycare has been provided to children in the diverse Mimico community for 45 years. It has remained a non-profit community... full story »

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