May 4, 2017 | Doug Blackburn

A Passion for Justice: Love in Action

In a previous post I reflected on the early stirrings of a passion for justice in my life as a young man. After university, I…

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April 24, 2017 | Doug Blackburn

A Passion for Justice: Where does it come from?

For it was you who formed my inward parts; you knit me together in my mother’s womb. – Psalm 139 It really bothers me when…

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January 25, 2017 | Doug Blackburn

Seizing the Moment: Creating Lasting Change through Advocacy

  In the final days of 2015, the Associated Press ran a hard-hitting story on the slave-like conditions in the Thai shrimp industry – people…

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October 9, 2015 | Don Moore

Inspire Justice: The Joy of Partnership

This month we are proud to present a piece from Bill J. Wozney, of the Halifax Servant Leaders Team.  As pastors, we are called, like the…

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July 30, 2015 | Alex Yeboah

Become Like Little Children

As I stood under the brazen sun of Northern Ghana, I was attracted by a stream of giggles that floated my way. There was a…

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June 11, 2015 | Daniel Wilcox

Living by a Thread

The first time I held my little son Owen in my arms, I knew I would do everything I could to provide the best life…

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May 6, 2015 | Debbie Wolfe

Bringing the joy back to new motherhood

Days after learning that my younger sister was pregnant, I mailed her a copy of the classic pregnancy guide, What to Expect When You’re Expecting.…

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April 9, 2015 | Don Moore

Your church can stop child slavery

We all want a safe world for our children and grandchildren. But to create that, it must be a safe world for ALL children. Today,…

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April 2, 2015 | Doug Blackburn

Who is my neighbour?

“Who is my neighbour?” I am challenged by the lawyer’s question from Luke 10, not least because I have lived overseas and now work in…

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February 21, 2015 | Doug Blackburn

Another reason to give up chocolate for Lent

Some see Lent as a time to cleanse our lives of impurities; others find it a time to think deeply about a world in need.…

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