Where to Buy Christian Books and Resources During COVID-19
Over the past few weeks, Canadian provinces have been shutting down non-essential businesses in an attempt to decrease the spread of COVID-19. As a result, the pandemic is hurting in-store traffic for many retailers — including Christian bookstores. As we abide by social distancing guidelines to stay home, books suddenly feel more vital than ever,
10 Podcasts to Discover

10 Podcasts to Discover

Many of us are housebound at the moment, trying to keep busy during this time of physical distancing and self-isolation in light of COVID-19. Podcasts are a great way to spend your time and there are many excellent podcasts out there. Today, we wanted to share 10 great Podcasts (in no particular order) from some
Canadian Organizations Curate Resources to Meet Immediate Needs of Churches and Ministries Amidst COVID-19
Technology, Finance, HR and Crisis Leadership Resources for Canadian Churches and Ministries WATERLOO – April 1, 2020 – It’s clear that Sunday mornings have changed significantly over the past three weeks and that the Church has opportunities for creativity and innovation like never before. Churches and ministries across Canada are facing unprecedented situations in technology,
Joy Byers

Change Maker Moments with Joy Byers

It’s time we started having those uncomfortable conversations around race as the Church, isn’t it? Be prepared because episode seven of The Change Makers Podcast is a really honest conversation where Ellen and Joy Byers, the Discipleship Pastor at The Peoples Church in Toronto, discuss race and the need to break down old ways of
Nathaniel

Welcome, Nathaniel!

We’re so excited to announce that Nathaniel Johnson has joined our team as our Junior Marketing Assistant. Nathaniel is halfway through his degree at the University of Toronto for Culture, Communication, and Information Technologies as well as Professional Writing.  Around our office, Nathaniel assists Tim and Ben with digital outreach, consumer engagement innovation and social media ad management,
Spark NOAH Prize Pack
And Your Spark Winners Are… We’re happy to announce the winners of the latest Spark contest, celebrating the theatre event of Sight & Sound Theatres’ NOAH, in Canadian theatres on April 14, 20, 22 and 28. Didn’t win this time? Find a theatre near you, here, to still see NOAH while it’s in Canada! Five
Rwanda National Genocide Memorial
Compassion Canada Marks the 25th Anniversary of the Rwandan Genocide WATERLOO, ON – March 27, 2019 — 1994: It might seem like a distant memory, but for the survivors of the Rwandan genocide, it is a year that changed everything for them. The United Nations has set aside April 7 as the Day of Remembrance of
Read-Worthy Reviews December 19

Read-Worthy Reviews ~ December 19th

The Christmas season is so unique, don’t you think? With all of the preparation leading up to various celebrations, there also comes peace, quiet and rest. Maybe you’ll have time to curl up with a great book over the next couple of weeks. If you’re reaching for a new book to start this season, might
Life-Changing Gifts

Life-Changing Gifts

We love gifts that give back. At Graf-Martin Communications, one of our core values is to be kind, something that’s demonstrated by a heart of generosity. We love appreciating the generosity God has shown us and passing it on to others. That’s why this Christmas, we’ve given a donation of Meals that Heal through Ronald McDonald
Read-Worthy Reviews September 5

Read-Worthy Reviews ~ September 5

September is here and fall is upon us! Today, we’re featuring two Baker Publishing Group titles by two amazing authors. One fiction, one non-fiction, but both with compelling storylines. Our Nuts About Books bloggers have enjoyed reading Jaime Jo Wright’s The Reckoning at Gossamer Pond and Adriel Booker’s Grace Like Scarlett. Read some of their