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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OPEN DOORS RELEASES WORLD WATCH LIST 2017

TORONTO, ONTARIO — (CANADIAN CHRISTIAN NEWS SERVICE) — Anti-Christian pressure is rising most rapidly in South and Southeast Asia, according to the annual Open Doors World Watch List, released today. The rise of the Bharatiya Janata Party to power in India has unleashed a religiously motivated nationalist fervour, according to Open Doors researchers responsible for […]

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