Community TV Broadcast of the World Day of Prayer 2021

Ontario Local TV Community Channels: Network Area Day/Time Eastlink Community TV All Ontario Friday, March 5th at 8:30 am and 4 pm Rogers Community Local Channel Grand River Area which includes Elora, Paris, Fergus, Brantford, Caledonia, Waterloo, Cayuga, Cambridge, and Kitchener Friday, March 5th at 8:30 am and 5:00 pm Rogers Community Local Channel Owen… Read more »


One-Hour World Day of Prayer Service Available on Video

 Click here for the Bilingual Service Booklet. The YouTube version of the service video, above, cannot be downloaded.  If you wish to download the video, please log in as a Service Coordinator and go to the Resources > Videos tab.  Click here for instructions to log in as a Service Coordinator. This one hour… Read more »


Chocolate Coconut Mug Cake Recipe

1 egg 1 tablespoon milk, almond milk or coconut milk 2 tablespoons vegetable oil, melted butter or melted margarine ¼ teaspoon vanilla ¼ cup all-purpose flour (or ¼ cup gluten free ‘flour’) ¼ cup sugar 3 tablespoons cocoa powder (cocoa is grown in Vanuatu) ¼ teaspoon baking powder ⅟16 teaspoon salt 2 tablespoons coconut In a large mug, thoroughly beat the… Read more »


Vanuatu Children’s Program World Day of Prayer 2021

World Day of Prayer Prepared by the WDP Committee of Vanuatu 2021 “Build on a Strong Foundation” Children’s Program   Arts & crafts ideas: Woven paper basket, table placemat or ball. Let the children decorate their home tables for World Day of Prayer with colorful woven placemats in the colors of the Vanuatu flag. The… Read more »


This Is Our Solid Foundation

The following are excerpts from a January 2021 letter written by Rosangela Oliveria, World Day of Prayer International Committee (WDPIC) Executive Director. We greet the New Year with busy WDP hands in supporting the most vulnerable to the COVID-19 pandemic in our communities. We feel empowered by the collective hope to build together the foundation for… Read more »


RESPONSE TO COVID-19

February 1st, 2021 It is essential to follow the health guidelines in your area, especially when planning gatherings that include vulnerable people. Many parts of Canada are living with “stay at home unless it is essential to go out”. WICC is recommending online World Day of Prayer services this year for the safety of all… Read more »


Mental Health in 2021 – by Major Shirley King

The World Health Organization has defined good mental health as “a state of well being in which the individual realizes his or her own abilities, can cope with the normal stresses of life, can work productively and fruitfully and is able to make a contribution to his or her community.” So, let me ask you,… Read more »


“Are you okay?”

The question caught the Duchess of Sussex off guard. She paused in her response to the question posed by reporter Tom Bradby in the fall of 2019. In the video of the interview (watch the clip here, at the bottom of this link): https://www.newsweek.com/watch-meghan-markle-are-you-ok-interview-miscarriage-essay-1550133) she seems to be searching his face and perhaps asking herself,… Read more »



Rooted in Faith, Called to Action – World Day of Prayer 2021 Grants

Offerings received through the World Day of Prayer transform our prayers into action in the form of project grants that empower women and children in our own country and throughout the world. All regions share in the grants, with consideration given to the greatest need. An application for a project grant will be considered from: Canadian organizations… Read more »