Andy Harrington
In our first episode of Season Two, Andy Harrington shares rich and authentic advice for leaders leading through this global crisis of COVID-19, as well as for those who are leading through a personal crisis at the same time. Before you listen to this episode (again), here are three Change Makers Moments from Andy. 3

Open Doors Releases 2021 World Watch List

Global Coronavirus Pandemic Exacerbates Systemic Discrimination Against Minority Christians   WATERLOO – January 13, 2021 – While Canadians start 2021 getting used to new pandemic restrictions, Christians from India to Yemen are being refused food, medical care and other necessary aid, experiencing increased surveillance, violence and discrimination, because of their faith. This year’s World Watch List (WWL),
Global Church Hackathon

From Devastation to Innovation

FaithTech Hackathon Solves COVID-19 Challenges for Global Church WATERLOO – April 14, 2020 – In the midst of devastation, we find an opportunity for innovation like never before. With this in mind, and seeing the global Church facing unprecedented challenges in our current health crisis, FaithTech, a global community existing to bridge the gap between
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,
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,
Living Out Your Brand in a Crisis

Living Out Your Brand in a Crisis

This week, the Executive Director of a non-profit organization we’re working with on a rebrand with told me that she’d heard, “It’s a great time to rebrand.” I’d agree – mostly because it’s a critical time to live out your brand – and if you don’t know what it is, it’s the right time to
Hope International
HOPE International Development Agency Cancels 1.5-Million-Dollar Critical Fundraising Events WATERLOO – March 13, 2020 – At this moment, there are over 1.1 billion media mentions of COVID-19. Canadians are nervous about their health, the economy and the events they were looking forward to, including charity gatherings. In the media, there is almost no mention of
How Non-Profits Should Respond to COVID-19
The news right now isn’t great. Especially for our clients who serve the poor and marginalized and those who are struggling to find hope even on a good day – let alone during times of crisis. Stock market instability can mean that donors see their funds as unreliable, and restrictions around coming together mean that