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Fish Or Cut Bait

Posted May 21st, 2013 - Read Article - 4 Comments - Leave a Response

I firmly believe that Baptists in Atlantic Canada should be praying about how to start new congregations and birth fresh expressions of church in our region. There is a need for renewal in many of our struggling congregations and I wonder if some shouldn’t be… Read More »


Making Space

Posted May 3rd, 2013 - Read Article - 3 Comments - Leave a Response

When I was in High school my vice-principal was an AUBA Baptist minister, Dr. Willard Clayton. He gave me a verse one day that has continued to inhabit my soul: “being confident of this, that he who began a good work in you will carry… Read More »


Stress in Ministry?

Posted April 24th, 2013 - Read Article - No Comments - Leave a Response

“It was the best of times, it was the worst of times,…”. People in ministry today could relate to this quote from A Tale of Two Cities by Charles Dickens. Good news stories of individuals growing in Christ are often met with negative elements that… Read More »


Take a Second Look

Posted April 16th, 2013 - Read Article - 1 Comment - Leave a Response

How many times have you thought you saw something, only to take a second look and realize that it wasn’t what you thought at all?  I remember when Twila and I were driving across Canada in the summer of ’97.  On one particular evening in… Read More »


Enter the Chaos

Posted April 10th, 2013 - Read Article - No Comments - Leave a Response

18 years ago, as we stood on the threshold of cross-cultural ministry in Africa, tentatively taking stock of the Somali world and seriously second-guessing ourselves, an experienced field worker “pushed” us into the unknown with this advice: “Just enter the chaos.” Looking back, I’m not… Read More »


Fusion – Ignite Mission

Posted April 4th, 2013 - Read Article - No Comments - Leave a Response

The other night when I was at the Diner with my boys, the oldest pulls out a fistful of firecrackers, my first response was not a parental, “Where did you get those?” with the accompanying gasp – instead it was an awed, “How many of… Read More »


Fusion – Infuse Culture

Posted March 26th, 2013 - Read Article - 2 Comments - Leave a Response

There are a variety of biblical metaphors that describe the influence that Christians are intended to have on the world around them. Jesus says that we are SALT and LIGHT (Matthew 5:13-16). He describes us as a LEAVENING AGENT (Matthew 13:33)  and Paul says that… Read More »


FUSION — IMPACT LEADERS

Posted March 18th, 2013 - Read Article - 2 Comments - Leave a Response

In every great crisis, the human heart demands a leader that incarnates its ideas, its emotions and its aims.  Till such a leader appears, everything is disorder, disaster and defeat. (From a New York Times editorial a week after the fall of Fort Sumter, triggering… Read More »


Fusion – A New Blog!

Posted March 14th, 2013 - Read Article - 2 Comments - Leave a Response

CABC is finally joining the world of blogging! This is just another way to engage our churches, pastors, leaders and communities in the missional conversation. The name of the blog is “fusi3on” but you’ll quickly notice a bit of a twist on the name incorporating… Read More »


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