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A God Who Listens

January 18, 2022 | 2 minute read

Keith and Melanie Haensel
“How can I best pray for you?” This is a common question that people ask international workers (IWs). The answer can be both complex and simple. A couple of months ago I searched earnestly to come up with the best answer after I was inspired by one of my prayer…
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Niger Radio Program

January 12, 2022 | 2 minute read

Ace & Cecilia Cheung
Last year, two Tuaregs were the first Christians to visit a remote village in Niger. On the way to meet a radio program listener, they stopped in this village to share God’s Word. The village chief told them they were openly welcomed because they were also Tuaregs. After a night…
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COVID Lockdowns Open Doors for the Global Alliance Family

January 10, 2022 | 2 minute read

Joanne Beach
COVID-19 opened doors to new initiatives that have strengthened the global Alliance family. In 2019, Jura Yanagihara, President of the Alliance World Fellowship (AWF) assembled an AWF Relief and Development committee with personnel from CAMA Services (C&MA United States) and Justice and Compassion (C&MA Canada). The two teams were planning…
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Partnering in a Pandemic

January 3, 2022 | 2 minute read

Bethany Mortelliti
Toronto was recently recognized as the most multicultural city in the world, with over half of its residents born outside of Canada. Newmarket, a town in Greater Toronto, has a population of over 1,500 Spanish-speaking residents alone. When Eynar Mina arrived in Toronto from Colombia about 20 years ago, there…
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Reaching South Asia

December 20, 2021 | 2 minute read

The Alliance Canada
We announced that we were going to be launching an entirely new mission field to South Asia, with the intention of reaching over a billion least-reached people. And then the world stopped. How are we supposed to reach the least-reached if we cannot leave our homes? The pandemic changed everything,…
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Nassir and Rabeea

December 20, 2021 | 2 minute read

The Alliance Canada
“How are we going to pay for all of this?” Naasir* asked himself about his bills. Naasir, his wife Rabeea*, and their two daughters are from Syria. They lived in a refugee camp before moving to a house in a village in Germany. They faced many challenges during these transitions,…
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Tānsi Yá’át’ééh Boozhoo

December 13, 2021 | 2 minute read

Howard Jolly
The First Nations Community Church in Winnipeg is small, our membership is approximately 30 people, and on a Sunday service we average about 60 attendees. I have been the pastor since 2006. When COVID-19 restrictions impacted our church, we turned to Facebook. Our first livestream service in March 2020 went…
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On the Shoulders of Giants: Robert and Edith Roseberry

December 9, 2021 | 2 minute read

The Alliance Canada
In 1986 my wife and I left with another Canadian couple to the newly opened field of Guinea, West Africa. A particular focus of The Christian and Missionary Alliance (C&MA) was placed on Guinea from 1985-1995. The country had been closed to new missionaries from 1967-1985 and had just re-opened…
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Corporate Repentance

December 6, 2021 | 2 minute read

Jared Taylor
What does it mean to take responsibility for something someone else did wrong? When John the Baptist “appeared” in the wilderness with a baptism of repentance for the forgiveness of sins, Judeans from the city and the country went out to participate (Mark 1:9). Jesus was among them. Have you…
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Passing Faith to the Next Generations: Miriam Charter

December 2, 2021 | 2 minute read

The Alliance Canada
A Prophetic Word (December 1983) From my perch in the little café on the town square, Piata Unirii, I watch people shuffle past clutching cheap burlap carry-bags, probably hoping to find bread in the shops. I was there as instructed on the itinerary I had memorized and then flushed down…
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