When God settles the waters

By Matthew Townsend April 24, 2019 Before moving to Canada, I lived in Rochester, New York, where I worshipped at a Lutheran-Episcopal church plant. The congregation, which sat in a circle, began every service with a simple chant from Psalm 46: “Be still and know that I am God.” The chant served as a reminder, … Continue reading “When God settles the waters”

Thy Kingdom Come: Archbishops invite global Church to pray for people to come to faith

Posted on: April 8, 2019 The Archbishops of Canterbury and York, Justin Welby and John Sentamu, have invited Christians around the world to pray for more people to know Christ. The invitation comes in the run-up to the now-annual Thy Kingdom Come global wave of prayer, which runs from Ascension to Pentecost. The invitation was … Continue reading “Thy Kingdom Come: Archbishops invite global Church to pray for people to come to faith”

Alexa, Hear My Prayer

January 3, 2019 By Vance Morgan I read a fascinating article in the November 2018 edition of The Atlantic that explores the various ways in which virtual assistants such as Alexa and Siri have begun to occupy more and more important spaces in our lives. My household does not have such an assistant, and it’s … Continue reading “Alexa, Hear My Prayer”

Rolling Stone’s Top 100 List: The Sound of Prayer

Martha Tatarnic Martha serves as the rector of St. George’s Anglican Church in St. Catharines. Her book “The Living Diet” is set to be published in 2019. Rolling Stone’s Top 100 List: The Sound of Prayer One of my favourite parts of our family trip to Prince Edward Island this summer came from a travel playlist … Continue reading “Rolling Stone’s Top 100 List: The Sound of Prayer”

‘Prayer is what God does in and through us’: C of E bishop

By Tali Folkins July 13, 2018 On May 12, participants at a conference of the Anglican Fellowship of Prayer (Canada) in Cochrane, Alta., were treated to a “powerful” presentation that “engaged everyone completely” for two and a half hours, says event organizer the Rev. Bonnie Luft, priest-in-charge at Saint Francis of Assisi Anglican Church in … Continue reading “‘Prayer is what God does in and through us’: C of E bishop”