• No Need to Fear

    Written by Donna Mitchell for The Life “So do not fear, for I am with you; do not be dismayed, for I am your God. I will strengthen you and help you; I will uphold [...]

  • Writing Stories

    Do you have a story to tell? Our lives are made up of hundreds of stories, some very personal and some interwoven with the stories of others. Connecting Streams is a ministry built on stories: [...]

There’s Always More

Written by Donna Mitchell for The Life “Grace and peace [that special sense of spiritual well-being] be multiplied to you in the [true, intimate] knowledge of God and of Jesus our Lord.”- 2 PETER 1:2 AMP I will never forget the first time I experienced deep peace. My stepmother explained why Jesus had to die [...]

2019-12-27T14:02:02+00:00December 24th, 2019|Devotionals, Our Blog|0 Comments

The Cost of Christmas

Written by Allan Mitchell for The Life “But he was pierced for our transgressions, he was crushed for our iniquities; the punishment that brought us peace was on him, and by his wounds we are healed.”- ISAIAH 53:9 Are you anticipating another joyous Christmas celebration? Many Christ followers celebrate God coming to be with humankind. [...]

2019-12-20T13:56:08+00:00December 20th, 2019|Devotionals, Our Blog|0 Comments

Looking Forward to 2020

Three years ago the Lord began calling me to a higher level of leadership. He was preparing me for my appointment six months later to the Power to Change Executive Team, now called the E-Team. In August 2018, I took on the role of National Prayer Igniter for Canada. (You can watch a video here about our [...]

2019-12-04T22:35:52+00:00December 4th, 2019|Devotionals, Our Blog|0 Comments

Writing Stories

Do you have a story to tell? Our lives are made up of hundreds of stories, some very personal and some interwoven with the stories of others. Connecting Streams is a ministry built on stories: stories of hope, of strength, of courage, and of transformation. I am reminded that these stories mean something profound in [...]

2019-10-30T10:04:34+00:00October 1st, 2019|Devotionals, Featured, Our Blog|0 Comments

When Demands are Endless

Written by Donna Mitchell for The Life “And when they found him, they exclaimed: ‘Everyone is looking for you!’ Jesus replied, ‘Let us go somewhere else – to the nearby villages – so I can preach there also. That is why I have come.’”- MARK 1:37-38 Behind the declaration “Everyone is looking for you!” is [...]

2019-09-23T09:06:49+00:00September 23rd, 2019|Devotionals, Our Blog|0 Comments