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Becoming a better man because of the Word

I have always known God because I grew up with Christian relatives. Even though I knew God I was not a good and faithful servant. I got into all kinds of trouble even with the strict discipline that I would receive from my family (if you come from the Caribbean, you know what I mean).…
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An enthusiastic Enid

A cancer patient in her senior years is sitting in the Dr. H. Bliss Murphy Cancer Centre in St. John's, waiting to see her doctor and struggling to swallow a drop of water. Spying her, Enid Barrett of Bishop's Cove encircles her with her arms and asks, "What's wrong, my darling?" The woman replies, "Nobody…
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Pedro’s Story

In this video, we hear the amazing story of a young woman who lost her father when she was only 11 months old, simply because he was part of a team translating the Bible in their native language of Kalinga…

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Refugee finds God’s Word in his new home

The Canadian Bible Society (CBS) partners with the Welcome Home Refugee Housing Community in providing God's Word to newcomers in Canada. CBS recently received a report from Welcome Home's Program Director Sharon Schmidt: Aasim* is an Iranian refugee who spent 12 years in Greece, hoping to be granted refugee status and given a chance to…
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Stories from Prison

The Canadian Bible Society, in partnership with organizations and churches conducting Bible Studies in prison facilities, brings hope and the message of true freedom in Christ by distributing free copies of the Prison Ministry Bible - the Key to Freedom. Here are some stories collected from these distribution efforts. BIBLE STUDY IN A PRISON CELL The…
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Bibles and Bullets

A couple of years ago, I visited a small Brethren Assembly in the South of England. One evening, I attended a prayer meeting in support of the Bible Society (UK) helping to raise money for Bible production and distribution. I asked if I could say a few words as an Army Chaplain. I showed them…
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Freedom for Women through the Bible

My name is Carrie. This is my story… I have been physically, emotionally and mentally abused from as far back as I can remember. I was cruelly mistreated and sexually debased by the men in my life, including family members, for so long that abuse actually seemed normal. All I really wanted was to be loved.…
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The Bible Made Me A New Person

I was struck by a mystery illness in 2003 which caused me to be bed-ridden and wheelchair bound. My joints and my whole body was racked with the most intense pain that the strongest painkillers couldn’t minimize. Suicide became an ever more attractive option. Reading my Bible gave me hope and strength – things I…
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Canadian Bible Society Promotes Unity of Prayer for Canada

“Let the nations be wakened.” Joel 3.12 (NKJV) TORONTO, June 21, 2018 – The Canadian Bible Society (CBS) has released their “31 Days of Prayer for our Nation” brochure this month to encourage all individuals, prayer groups and churches to stand together and unite in prayer for Canada. “As we approach Canada day, we are excited…
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