An Advocate Anthology: Simple Things

Here we are at the conclusion of our Advocate theme, ‘Simple Things’. When we initiated this topic a few weeks ago we received more comments than usual. Everyone seemed to agree wholeheartedly with Beth’s acknowledgement of how exhausted and...
The Multicultural Church: Tips for making it work

The Multicultural Church: Tips for making it work

“Is your church a multicultural church?” a local clergy friend asked me over coffee one day. In a diverse city like Toronto it is a question often asked of pastors. “Absolutely!” I said with a smile. There is no doubt the congregation in which my husband and I serve...