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Sheila BoutcherFebruary 2023

Maison Dorcas / City of Joy Project

In the Book of Acts, Dorcas was a woman of great charity who helped widows and may have even been a widow herself. In those …

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Anglican LifeJanuary 2023

New Book Connects Anglicans To Rich Prayer Tradition

TORONTO – During the pandemic, people lost the ability to pray together in church. Yet at the same time, people were also turning to prayer …

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Janice BiehnEastern Newfoundland and Labrador

PWRDF Mapping Exercise Trains Eastern Newfoundland Facilitator

Shortly after the historic apology by Primate Michael Peers in 1993 for the legacy of the Anglican Church’s involvement in residential schools, the Primate’s World …

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Josephine Kizza, Director of St. Jude Family Projects, Uganda
Dr. Doreen Helen KlassenDecember 2022

Hope For the Future

When Josephine Kizza Aliddeki started an organic farming project in Uganda, she named it St. Jude for the patron saint of hopeless causes. However, since …

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PWRDF Hunger Crisis Ad
Sheila BoutcherNews

Help For Humanitarian Crises

Globally, we were making progress in our campaign to end hunger, until recently! According to the World Food Programme, 50 million people are currently facing …

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Health care professionals in Kyiv
Dr. Doreen Helen KlassenJune 2022

Why I Support PWRDF

Supporting PWRDF is one way of enacting several of the Anglican Marks of Mission: responding to human need by loving service, seeking to challenge violence …

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Agricultural Education Initiatives to Address Hunger and Fight Climate Change
Sheila BoutcherMay 2022

Agricultural Education Initiatives to Address Hunger and Fight Climate Change

In our part of the world, springtime is the season of new birth; the earth reawakens after a long winter’s sleep, as we walk outside …

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Amy Abbink and Titus Semple with the air shipment to Kingfisher Lake
Janice BiehnApril 2022

Responding to COVID-19 in Indigenous Communities

In consultation with Archbishop Mark MacDonald and the Primate, Archbishop Linda Nicholls, PWRDF is forwarding an in-Canada emergency grant of $50,000 to support northern Indigenous …

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Model of a building
Emily F. RoweAdrian Heffernan

A Salute to The Anglican Church of Canada

In January of 2022, I was contacted by Adrian Heffernan, who spent a great deal of his childhood in the Church of England orphanage in …

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Stained glass window
Anglican LifeApril 2022

Easter 2022

Crown him with many crowns, the Lamb upon his throne. Hark! how the heavenly anthem drowns all music but its own. Awake, my soul, and …

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