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God Has Been Waiting for You!

Growing up among evangelical assemblies in the province of Quebec, reading the Bible was, for me, a very common and normal thing to do. Conversations about the Bible were an ongoing thing around me. My parents had a plan to read through the whole Bible at least once with us children, on weekday nights, allowing…
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Set Free From Compulsive Gambling!

Claude Girard from Quebec City has been married for 45 years. Miraculously, his wife has stuck with him, even though she found herself married to a compulsive gambler who resorted to lying, cheating and stealing in order to assuage his uncontrollable compulsion for gambling. One thing one needs to know is that gaming on a…
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My Bible: the Most Worn Out Book in my Collection!

Here’s my little “holy history” about my relationship with a book which has changed my life. As a child, I would leaf through the pages of books with Gospel pictures. This really touched my young heart. At confirmation, I was given a picture Bible showing Bible scenes and stories about events experienced by the Jewish…
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Rebecca’s* story: No turning back

I work in the bookstore of the Canadian Bible Society. We sell many Bibles in different languages. On any given day, I may meet people from 6 to 8 different countries – many are converts from different religions. Whenever they visit our store, we do our best to encourage them in their Christian walk. I…
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365 in 365

(The Canadian Bible Society received the following report written by Bill Lawton, volunteer for Missionaries Association of Canada, a CBS partner based in Edmonton, Alberta.) Why 365 in 365? Quotas encourage and motivate me. They give me something concrete to aim for. They may bother some people, but I thrive on them. My latest ministry…
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Is the Bible still relevant?

Is the Bible still relevant in our time? This seems to be the question most young people ask. Three people in their 20s and 30s talk about why they think it is still relevant, based on their experience. Watch this 4-minute video to hear their testimony…

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God’s Word Impacts Proclamation Participants

Proclamation is the reading of God’s Word aloud in public and in its entirety from beginning to end, traditionally over a 10-day period. Reading schedules, integrating Old Testament readings with Psalms and Proverbs and New Testament readings, have been developed. This event is usually concluded with a Festival of Praise where participating churches come together for…
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