• His Will – Exactly!

    Written by Donna Mitchell for The Life “…I will not speak with you much longer, for the prince of this world is coming. He has no hold on me, but he comes so that the [...]

  • Embrace Your Weakness

    Written by Donna Mitchell for The Life “But he said to me, ”My grace is sufficient for you, for my power is made perfect in weakness.” Therefore, I will boast all the more gladly about [...]

  • It’s Worth It

    Written by Donna Mitchell for The Life “You then, my son, be strong in the grace that is in Christ Jesus. Endure hardship with us like a good soldier of Christ Jesus. Similarly, if anyone [...]

When Christmas isn’t perfect

"For unto us a child is born, to us a son is given, and the government will be on his shoulders. And he will be called Wonderful Counselor, Mighty God, Everlasting Father, Prince of Peace." Isaiah 9:6 (NIV) Dear Friends, We've often pondered how holidays can be an especially hard time for people who are [...]

2018-12-03T09:30:23+00:00 December 3rd, 2018|Devotionals, Our Blog|0 Comments

The Father’s Will

Written by Donna Mitchell for The Life “But seek first His kingdom and His righteousness and all these things will be given to you as well.”- MATTHEW 6:33 LISTEN TO PODCAST: A friend recently visited with a group of devout Jesus followers in India. They asked how the followers of Jesus were doing in Canada, [...]

2018-11-07T09:31:16+00:00 November 7th, 2018|Devotionals, Our Blog|0 Comments

His Purposes Prevail

Written by Allan Mitchell for The Life “Listen to advice and accept discipline, and at the end you will be counted among the wise. Many are the plans in a person’s heart, but it is the Lord’s purpose that prevails.”- PROVERBS 19:20-21 LISTEN TO PODCAST: The dictionary defines “discipline” as self-control, an area of study, [...]

2018-10-24T08:54:57+00:00 October 24th, 2018|Devotionals, Our Blog|0 Comments

Fix Your Eyes on Jesus

Written by Allan Mitchell for The Life. "... let us run with perseverance the race marked out for us, fixing our eyes on Jesus,the pioneer and perfecter of faith…”- HEBREWS 12:1B - 2A LISTEN TO PODCAST: Would you consider yourself an athlete? In my younger years, I played recreational soccer. To sustain a competitive edge, I [...]

2018-09-23T22:37:14+00:00 September 23rd, 2018|Devotionals, Our Blog|0 Comments

Fall Volunteer Workshop

Connecting Streams is is inviting you to their next Volunteer Training Workshop on Saturday, Oct 13, 9am-noon at Calvary Community Church. Please click this link to register and full details of the workshop: https://connectingstreams.com/event/volunteer-training-2018-10/ Here is a snippet: GOD’S MINISTRY – Bruce Walker Bruce describes himself as a troubled youth who ended up in the [...]

2018-09-19T20:06:35+00:00 September 19th, 2018|Our Blog, Resources|0 Comments

Our Heart Posture

Written by Donna Mitchell for The Life. I remember the conversation. The man leaned forward and asked me, “What is the key thing you have learned in reaching out to society’s marginalized?” Without hesitation, I answered, “Posture.” My answer surprised him. I explained. “The posture I am referring to isn’t physical posture — the ‘straighten your back [...]

2018-09-12T09:56:00+00:00 September 12th, 2018|Devotionals, Our Blog|0 Comments