Yearly Archives: 2013

CCCC Certified Charities Respond to Typhoon Haiyan

Typhoon Haiyan has devastated Tacloban city and surrounding areas in the Philippines. Authorities estimate up to 10,000 may have died in Tacloban alone, and thousands more are in a state of emergency, waiting for aid. Many Canadian donors have been touched by these reports and are looking for ways to… More

Are we too busy?

I have noticed that emails from some friends and coworkers are being sent late at night. Two weeks ago a friend who is a chaplain sent us his weekly prayer requests at 1:05 am his time. Then another friend whom I volunteer for, on the same day sends me an email at 1:11 am his time! This is not unusual for these people. Others have been sending me emails late at night or on weekends.So, my question of you, and me, is “When are we going to learn the lesson of our need for adequate rest – for a more balanced life?” More

Organizational spirituality

This entry is part 6 of 6 in the series Corporate life as corporate witness.

The most serious threat to corporate witness is the privatization of faith. A surprising number of Christians are not comfortable with group spirituality outside of church and home. But how can a Christian ministry know the will of Christ if it doesn’t engage in group spiritual discernment? Here’s how to begin doing group discernment. More