The Christian Reformed Church is a binational church body. One half of our binational context is ministry in Canada – and it is joyously unique. The national differences are seen in approaches to social policy, cultural multiplicity, governmental structure, all the way to differing local contexts and distinctive attitudes or behaviours. As such, doing ministry in Canada demands that all the components of the denomination address the uniqueness that is experienced north of the border as much as it does in the USA. Read more...
Ministry in Canada
July 13: Disability Concerns: Information on Trust - Because about 15 percent of persons live with disabilities, some in your congregation might be parents of adult children with disabilities. Likely, these parents are thinking of estate planning to provide for these children. We have composed this letter to assist you as you minister with these parents. For clarity’s sake, we will use Ontario as an example. Read More
June 21: It's Time to Say 'Thank You' - For the past few years Canada has watched the Bosma family and friends go through horrific events that in some way we identified with. And what has been striking through all of it is the grace that Sharlene Bosma and the surrounding community has displayed. But I am not surprised. Because as Christians, we know the story isn't over. Read More