PWRDF Advent resource 2018

  PWRDF is pleased to offer our annual Advent resource, a collection of daily scripture readings, reflections, stories and prayers to take you through the 24 days of Advent. This year the Reverend Robert Mitchell, a parish priest in the Diocese of Toronto, draws parallels between the stories of women in the Bible and the … Continue reading “PWRDF Advent resource 2018”

World AIDS Day – December 1, 2018

World AIDS Day (which also launches the start of Aboriginal AIDS Awareness Week in Canada), is a time for reflection: on what has been achieved with regard to the national and global response to HIV, and what still must be achieved. World AIDS Day is a day dedicated to commemorate those who have passed on and to raise … Continue reading “World AIDS Day – December 1, 2018”

Episcopal Church – 2018 Advent Resources Available Online

Episcopal Church Office of Public Affairs New Advent resources for congregations, dioceses, and communities of faith include the Spanish translation of Journeying the Way of Love Advent curriculum, translations of Preparing to Become Beloved Community Advent curriculum in Spanish and Haitian Creole, as well as a Sermons That Work compilation of Advent and Christmas selections, … Continue reading “Episcopal Church – 2018 Advent Resources Available Online”

Liturgies for trauma-sensitive congregations

With the widespread experience of trauma today, it is estimated that in a congregation of 100 people, 60 of them will have experienced some form of trauma, and 8-10 of them will understand first hand what it’s like to live with the realities of post-traumatic stress disorder. The Anglican Foundation of Canada responded generously when … Continue reading “Liturgies for trauma-sensitive congregations”