10 episodes

Canadian Small Church Ministry Centre assists small churches across Canada. Small churches are designed to thrive and are the backbone of the Christian church scene. Small is not less - small is just right!

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    • Religion & Spirituality

Canadian Small Church Ministry Centre assists small churches across Canada. Small churches are designed to thrive and are the backbone of the Christian church scene. Small is not less - small is just right!

    • video
    Rod Wilson - Three phrases to guide your church: Thank you; I'm sorry; Tell me more.

    Rod Wilson - Three phrases to guide your church: Thank you; I'm sorry; Tell me more.

    Rod Wilson has pastored churches, served as President of Regent College, worked in the area of psychology, been a father and husband. His years of experience have led him to forsee personal and institutional relational health - using three phrases: Thank you, I'm sorry, and Tell me more.

    • 31 min
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    Marshall and Merrie Eizenga - You need a break today - for your spiritual health!

    Marshall and Merrie Eizenga - You need a break today - for your spiritual health!

    Marshall and Merrie Eizenga direct Kerith Creek retreat centre in Alberta, sponsored by Focus on the Family.  In these past few years they have conducted a number of retreats for couples and singles.  From their experience they share wise advice on how to remain resilient and to restore you soul.

    • 30 min
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    Karen Stiller - Small churches, Pastors' wives and Pursuing passion

    Karen Stiller - Small churches, Pastors' wives and Pursuing passion

    Karen Stiller is a pastor's wife, a co-editor of Faith Today, a writer and much more.  She shares from her experiences in the big church and the small church.  Her wisdom includes vital insight into small church ministry with a passion for the pastor's wife.

    • 30 min
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    James Robertson - Have small churches been overlooked?

    James Robertson - Have small churches been overlooked?

    Dr. James Robertson is a professor of history at Tyndale University while also serving a two point ministerial charge in Ontario. He has recently written a book titled: Overlooked: The forgotten origin stories of Canadian Christianity published by New Leaf Press.

    • 28 min
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    Susan Saunders - Stepping into the story of refugee resettlement in small town Nova Scotia

    Susan Saunders - Stepping into the story of refugee resettlement in small town Nova Scotia

    Susan Saunders served on a refugee resettlement committee, bringing refugees to Bridgetown, Nova Scotia. Her stories are compelling and give a peek into the work a small church may undertake to bring refugees to Canada.

    • 30 min
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    Mark Reece - Refugee Ministry suit small churches

    Mark Reece - Refugee Ministry suit small churches

    Mark Reece has been involved with refugee resettlement in the Maritimes for over a decade. As a pastor he has navigated the work needed to bring refugees to Canada, has worked with steering teams that provided the ground work, and has seen the love and compassion of the church and community reach out to refugees.

    • 30 min