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Janet Noel-Annable Change Maker Moments
In Season 2 of The Change Makers Podcast, Janet Noel-Annable opens up with Ellen Graf-Martin about the resilience and creativity she has witnessed this season from her staff, volunteers, and the people supported by Christian Horizons. Before you listen to this episode on our podcast again, we could all learn from these Change Maker Moments
Christian Captives

Christian Captives Need Your Prayers

One with Them: A Day for Christian Captives 14-year-old Leah Sharibu was kidnapped from her school in Nigeria by Boko Haram in 2018, along with 100 other girls. While all the other girls were released, Leah remains in captivity because she refused to deny her faith in Jesus Christ. Leah is one of many Christian
One With Them
June 27th, 2021, A Day for Christian Captives WATERLOO – May 12, 2021 – “Captivity” might seem like a word that belongs in Old Testament history, but the reality for many Christians around the world is that following Jesus means the literal loss of physical freedom. Last year alone, 4,277 Christians were detained without trial,
Toni Nieuwhof Change Maker Moments
Whether you have been married for 20 years or 2, Toni Nieuwhof, family law mediator and former divorce attorney shares her sage and expert advice on how to safeguard your relationship in these stressful times. This episode with Toni Nieuwhof is one you don’t want to miss as she tells us of 3 relationship pitfalls
“Since last March the church I pastor has been in a state of constant pivot. Perhaps your community has been as well. From singing together and laying on hands, to holy hugs and communion, everything we like about church is on an extended timeout. Instead, our churches consist of YouTube videos tirelessly edited by volunteers
Cheryl Nembhard Change Maker Moments

Change Maker Moments with Cheryl Nembhard

In Episode 23 of the last season of The Change Makers Podcast, Ellen Graf-Martin sat down with Cheryl Nembhard, co-host of the television show, See Hear Love and international speaker, creator and advocate for at risk youth and women. Cheryl spoke about embracing discomfort, and what true allyship looks like. Racial inequalities have been brought

Are Your Church Finances Stressful?

Get your church finances back on track (with an easy and FREE tool) The last year has been a long and challenging journey for most church leaders. We get it. Everything has required extra effort. We’ve worked with our friends at Kindred Credit Union to support you and your team with another area that may
Allison Alley and Michael Messenger Change Maker Moments
Allison Alley, CEO of Compassion Canada and Michael Messenger, President of World Vision Canada are two leaders who want to keep their respective organization’s mission on people’s minds. If you feel like you are on the edge of your leadership capacity, listen in. In this episode, Allison and Michael discuss why it is important to
Life is a wild ride! It is full of good, God, and ugly moments – moments Kathy Vallotton and her husband Kris are all too familiar with. They got married at a young age, and soon after began raising a family. In the midst of the beautiful God moments, there were also the jarring challenges