BREAKTHROUGH JUNIOR HIGH GIRLS CONFERENCE HELPS GIRLS DISCOVER THEIR PART IN GOD’S STORY

STOUFFVILLE, Ontario — (CANADIAN CHRISTIAN NEWS SERVICE) — On April 29, 2017, Springvale church will host the third annual Breakthrough Junior High Girls Conference. This one-day event features mainstage speakers, breakout workshops, and a live band that are all aimed at helping Junior High girls to grow in their faith and learn how they fit […]

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NATIONAL FUNDRAISING WALK FOR SAVE THE MOTHERS TAKES “STEPS TO DELIVER CHANGE”

logo for "Steps to Deliver Change" - national walk for Save the Mothers

HAMILTON, Ontario—For the sixth year this Mother’s Day weekend, communities in Canada, the United States and the U.K. will host fundraising walks to improve maternal and child health in the developing world, where childbirth remains one of the leading causes of death among adolescent girls and women. The grassroots effort to support the work of […]

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#SHESNOTFORSALE HUMAN TRAFFICKING EDUCATIONAL AND CALL TO ACTION EVENT

YORK REGION, Ontario — (CANADIAN CHRISTIAN NEWS SERVICE) — On Tuesday evening, March 28, 2017, Springvale Church in Stouffville, ON will host a part-2 event to continue to shine a light in York Region on this dark and very pervasive issue. Last year’s event, which had 355 in attendance, focused primarily on Awareness. This year […]

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LOCAL CHURCHES IN INDIA MOVE TO SUPPORT CHILDREN LEFT BEHIND

BRAMPTON, Ontario — (CANADIAN CHRISTIAN NEWS SERVICE) — As Indian churches lose financial support for their work serving children living in poverty, Partners International is stepping in to help. Recent reports in Christianity Today magazine and elsewhere note that while 145,000 children in India have lost the support of Compassion International, they haven’t lost the […]

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COMPASSION CANADA ANNOUNCES CLOSURE OF OPERATIONS IN INDIA

LONDON, Ontario (March 1, 2017)—Compassion Canada, a holistic child development charity, today confirmed that the global organization is taking steps toward ending its child sponsorship programs in the country of India. Compassion’s final day of operations in India will be March 15. Compassion International’s programs have benefitted more than 280,000 children and their families during […]

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