Healing Poverty

  Poverty, and the fear of poverty, affects many in Canada. One in seven Canadians are currently living in poverty. That means 4.8 million Canadians are struggling to meet their most basic needs every day. The Commission on Justice and Peace of the Canadian Council of Churches recently released a new report called “Healing Poverty.” … Continue reading “Healing Poverty”

Religious Social Action Coalition strives to end poverty in Newfoundland

The Religious Social Action Coalition hosts its annual symposium on issues related to poverty. Submitted photo Religious Social Action Coalition strives to end poverty in Newfoundland By Matt Gardner on July 12, 2018 Facebook Twitter email   The elimination of poverty is a bold goal, but it is the driving force behind every act of … Continue reading “Religious Social Action Coalition strives to end poverty in Newfoundland”

Homeless encampment presents quandary for Winnipeg Anglican church

By Joelle Kidd May 30, 2018 All Saints’ Anglican Church in Winnipeg has decided to remove a “tent city” that sprung up on its property. Up to 40 people lived next to the church for about a month. Photo: Google Earth   People living in tents next to All Saints’ Anglican Church in Winnipeg, diocese … Continue reading “Homeless encampment presents quandary for Winnipeg Anglican church”