WYCLIFFE COLLEGE ANNOUNCES EVENTS MARKING THE 500TH ANNIVERSARY OF THE PROTESTANT REFORMATION

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TORONTO – (CANADIAN CHRISTIAN NEWS SERVICE) – While scholars concur that there have been several reformations throughout church history, there is only one that people tend to think of when they refer to “the Reformation,” and that is the Protestant Reformation. It began in 1517 when a German monk and theologian named Martin Luther circulated […]

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MENNONITE COALITION FOR REFUGEE SUPPORT CELEBRATES 30TH ANNIVERSARY

KITCHENER, Ontario — (CANADIAN CHRISTIAN NEWS SERVICE) — Mennonite Coalition for Refugee Support (MCRS) is pleased to celebrate its thirtieth year as the leading charitable organization located in the Waterloo, Ontario Region that provides assistance to people seeking refuge through Canada’s refugee claim process. In an era when millions of people around the world are on […]

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INTERNATIONAL SCHOLARS TO TACKLE THE QUESTION: “IS GOD A FIGMENT OF OUR IMAGINATION?”

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TORONTO – (CANADIAN CHRISTIAN NEWS SERVICE) – Alister McGrath, the British atheist who would become a theist, and Michael Shermer, the American theist who would become an atheist are coming to Toronto to spar over a question that has provoked and fed human imaginations for centuries: “Is God A Figment Of Our Imagination?” Their dialogue will take […]

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COMPASSION CANADA PRESIDENT AND CEO, BARRY SLAUENWHITE, SET TO RETIRE IN OCT. 2019 – Board of Directors commends well-loved leader of ministry to children living in poverty

LONDON, Ontario — (CANADIAN CHRISTIAN NEWS SERVICE) — Compassion Canada’s Board today announced that the organization’s longtime President and CEO, Barry Slauenwhite, will retire effective fall 2019. Slauenwhite will continue his leadership of the Christian child-focused charity as a diligent process to choose his successor continues. Once the decision is made, he will be available to […]

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SAVE THE MOTHERS SEEKS NEW EXECUTIVE DIRECTOR: FOUNDER PREPARES TO STEP INTO “AMBASSADOR” ROLE

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HAMILTON, Ontario—For 12 years, Dr. Jean Chamberlain Froese has made establishing Save the Mothers (an organization she founded) the centre of her life’s work. Now, as she prepares to step into an “ambassador’s” role at the end of this year, the international charitable organization (also known as STM) is seeking qualified applicants to assume her […]

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