Tag: Prayer

Kids Pray Too! World Day of Prayer Service

https://youtu.be/ivw_SoFav3U A Message from Rev. Steph McClellan, WICC Board President Dear Praying Sisters, I am so excited to be able to share a project of my heart. A friend, Rev. Catherine Stuart, and I worked together to create Kids Pray Too! World Day of Prayer Service, available via YouTube. It is a service led by,… Read more »


Some Bread…or a Stone?

The first step to action is awareness! Recent studies show that there are 400 million children living in extreme poverty around the world. The average person in a developing country lives on $0.78 CAD a day. This can contribute to child labour and create generational poverty traps. **** THINK NAME THAT COUNTRY …. Over 840,000… Read more »



Poverty

The story of Jesus feeding the five thousand in Matthew 14:13-21 talks of compassion for people who are hungry, and of sharing even the little that may be available. Ontario statistics indicate that the child poverty rate in Ontario, one of the richest provinces in Canada, is similar to the Canadian level (campaign2000.ca – Child… Read more »


Invisible Homelessness & Our Approach

By Mary Nordick, WICC Board member living in Saskatoon. Surfing:  What images does this word conjure up for you?  Blue skies, an expansive ocean, bronzed athletic, graceful bodies skilfully riding towering white curling waves to a sun-kissed dazzling white beach, Beach Boy movies and songs, carefree idyllic summer living?  Or maybe you live with someone… Read more »


COVID-19 update – November 2020

According to recent news, Canada and other parts of the world are now experiencing “the second wave” of COVID-19. There may be new restrictions in your area to stop the spread of the virus. “Recalibrate” seems to be the buzz word this month to describe the way that churches and non-profit organizations are navigating the… Read more »