A Cry for Home: A window on MCC’s work in Palestine and Israel

Wednesday, September 20, 2017

Everyone needs a home — where families are safe and secure, where their basic needs are met, where they can come and go freely, and where they can imagine…

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Migrant Trail walkers imitate Jesus

Friday, September 15, 2017

“Our Anabaptist history is intrinsically tied to migration, and so is our Christian story,” says Saulo Padilla, immigration education coordinator for Mennonite Central Committee (MCC) U.S. “We must…

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A heart for Canada

Wednesday, March 1, 2017

At Canada’s sesquicentennial anniversary, Statistics Canada projects that the nation which has come to pride itself on ethnic, linguistic and cultural diversity will be increasingly characterized by those…

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Can social justice and evangelism be partners?

Monday, February 20, 2017

title: Return to Justice: Six movements that reignited our contemporary evangelical conscience
Authors: Soong-Chan Rah & Gary VanderPol
Preaching or a cup of cold water?

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Called to God’s justice

Monday, February 13, 2017

title: The Justice Calling
authors: Bethany Hanke Hoang & Kristen Deede Johnson

In The Justice Calling, Bethany Hanke Hoang and Kristen Deede Johnson call us to a better way: a way that participates in God’s vision of justice for the world.

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The Christian chaplain

Friday, January 1, 2016

Martin was conscripted to the Roman army at age 15. Stationed in Gaul (modern-day France), he patrolled the streets, encouraging decorum and maintaining order as he interacted with those he met.

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I shall not want

Friday, January 1, 2016

Last year, my family moved to a city of 20 million people. It has been exhilarating, wonderful and completely overwhelming. Many days I wonder: How am I going…

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Restack the boxes

Friday, January 1, 2016

Have you seen the picture? Two simple drawings of three children watching a baseball game. One image is labelled “equality,” the other “justice.” It took me a moment…

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Do justly, love mercy, walk humbly

Thursday, October 1, 2015

“We will see you soon! Is your church ready to receive the team from North Langley Community Church? Do you need anything?” “¿Sería posible…?” The Skype connection between Vancouver and Mexico was lagging, but this hesitation was more than just a network glitch. Pastor Carlos clearly wished to say something, but seemed reluctant. “Is possible that you come antes, before?”

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Pastor serves Justice for 25 years

Monday, November 17, 2014

On Sept. 7, 2014, the congregation of Justice (Man.) MB Church celebrated the 25 years pastor Gerry Harms has served the congregation. Before Harms was called to Justice…

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Compassion moved by justice and love

Thursday, February 27, 2014

Rhythms of Poverty By: Murray Nickel
“The best laid plans of mice and men often go awry.” Robert Burns originated this oft-repeated saying in the 18th-century.

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Holiday giving hangover

Wednesday, January 1, 2014

In the cold light of January, after the glut of Christmas magnanimity toward family, friends and strangers, it’s good to reflect on the scope and impact of our…

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Jesus challenges priorities

Friday, November 1, 2013

Jesus on Justice: Living Lives of Compassion and Conviction By: Don Posterksi
Is one’s spiritual health separate from the overall well-being of society? Can a Christian interact with civil society while maintaining a commitment to dynamic discipleship to Jesus?

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Prophetic Evangelicals: Envisioning a Just and Peaceable Kingdom

Saturday, December 1, 2012

Clarion call to gospel-motivated activism is timely Prophetic Evangelicals: Envisioning a Just and Peaceable Kingdom Bruce Benson, Malinda Berry, Peter Heltzel, eds. Prophetic Evangelicals: Envisioning a Just and…

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When Helping Hurts: How to Alleviate Poverty Without Hurting the Poor and Yourself

Wednesday, August 1, 2012

When Helping Hurts: How to Alleviate Poverty Without Hurting the Poor and Yourself
Authors: Steve Corbett and Brian Fikkert
When it comes to helping the poor, most of us have good intentions, but do we ever wonder if what we’re doing is really beneficial? When Helping Hurts: How to Alleviate Poverty Without Hurting the Poor and Yourself by Steve Corbett and Brian Fikkert explores biblical principles and real-life situations that help us re-think our strategies for engaging with poverty.

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