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27 March, 2024 Faith Today Podcast Episode 225 video
Faith Today TV A chat with the writers of the Jesus drama "The Chosen" Ryan Swanson and Tyler Thompson chat with host Bill Fledderus about the creative process, the challenges of crafting such a groundbreaking series and the importance of diverse storytelling. Our 5th full-length podcast video. 28:02
27 April, 2022
Webinar Meet the author of Posting Peace Watch a recording of our April 27 discussion on what we can do about the divisiveness of social media. With author Douglas Bursch. 1:11:46
14 May, 2024
Podcast How is your mental health? Welcome to a quiet and gentle conversation about mental health. Dr. Vivette Henry, clinical counsellor/psychotherapist who is currently assistant professor of psychology at Toronto's Tyndale University, walks us through how to stay in touch with our own wellness, people in the Bible who struggled and what helps us all keep on keeping on.  28:52
03 March, 2022
Webinar Four new EFC resources for churches The EFC recently launched four new resources to help churches engage with politicians, host conversations on racism, participate in Indigenous reconciliation, and welcome newcomers to Canada. Watch this recording to find out more. 49:18
26 April, 2024 Faith Today Podcast Episode 224 video
Faith Today TV Inside investigations of spiritual abuse with Bob Stenhouse and Randal Rauser Two investigators explain what happens during an abuse investigation, how they carry out their work and why they feel called to do it. Our 7th full-length podcast video. 38:43
30 April, 2024
Podcast How do we love our neighbour when they've survived trauma? Brenton Diaz, a trauma therapist in Ontario, helps us understand what it means to befriend someone harmed by a history of abuse or war. 34:57
04 March, 2024 Faith Today Podcast Episode 223 video
Faith Today TV Responding to abuse allegations in seminaries and churches Abuse allegations just keep coming in churches, seminaries and ministry organizations. How can we respond well and build a culture where these things are less likely to occur? Our guest Lydia Fawcett points the way. Our 4th full-length podcast video. 33:33
26 January, 2022
Webinar Meet the author of Refuge Reimagined Watch our discussion with Vancouver Bible scholar Mark Glanville, co-author of a book on compassion for displaced people, from Jan. 26. You can also watch the Facebook Live version of this event. 1:04:06
03 April, 2024
Podcast The heart and soul of a pastor

How do pastors keep their hearts and souls healthy? That sounds like a huge topic, but with theologian Ross Hastings leading the way, we kind of did it. Hastings wrote Pastoral Ethics: Moral Formation as Life in the Trinity. We dive into that and then just keep going.

20 March, 2024
Podcast A chat with the writers of the Jesus drama "The Chosen"

Two writers of "The Chosen" streaming video series, Ryan Swanson and Tyler Thompson, discuss Christian imagination, creativity and their new Season 4.

26 April, 2024 Faith Today Podcast Episode 222 video
Faith Today TV Single in the Church? A discussion for everyone A wide-ranging conversation about singleness and sexuality with Karissa Sovdi, a counsellor and writer in Victoria, B.C., and Barry Danylak, the Calgary-based director of the ministry SEE Global. Our 6th full-length podcast video. 36:08
18 November, 2021
Webinar Meet author and expert on congregational flourishing Joel Thiessen What does it look like for a congregation to flourish? Hear from sociologist Joel Thiessen of Ambrose University, co-author of the book Signs of Life: Catholic, Mainline, and Conservative Protestant Congregations in Canada (Tyndale Academic, 2021). He discusses 11 categories of possible flourishing in a congregation. 1:01:58
05 October, 2021
Webinar Faith deconstruction webinar with Peter Schuurman Many Christians who use the term deconstruction today are either shifting from one tradition to another or leaving Christianity entirely, writes Peter Schuurman at Here's the video of our Oct. 5 webinar with editors Karen Stiller and Bill Fledderus. 1:03:30
09 February, 2024 Church In Community Episode 105 - Monthly community events on the church lawn in Burlington, Ont.
Faith Today TV Monthly community events on the church lawn in Burlington North Burlington Baptist Church in Ontario has found a creative way to love to their neighbours by holding monthly outdoor events with games, live music, outdoor movies, food trucks and local vendors on select Friday evenings. 10:15
05 March, 2024 Faith-Today-Podcast-Ep-224-Bob-Stenhouse-Randal-Rauser
Podcast Inside investigations into spiritual abuse

We've heard about third-party investigators for abuse scandals in churches, seminaries and ministry organizations. Now we get to hear directly from two investigators about what happens during an investigation, how they carry out their work and why they feel called to do it.

05 February, 2024 Faith Today Podcast Episode 220 video
Faith Today TV Author-publisher Jeff Crosby on the longing of our soul Publishing exec Jeff Crosby is author of "The Language of the Soul: Meeting God in the Longings of our Heart." Sit back for this conversation with host Karen Stiller about spiritual reading and books. Our 3rd full-length podcast video. 40:11