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Christmas is a refugee story

“An angel of the Lord appeared to Joseph in a dream, ‘Get up,’ he said, ‘take the child and his mother and escape to Egypt. Stay there until I tell you, for Herod is going to search for the child to kill him.’ So he got up, took the child and his mother during the […]

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What’s Your Cultural Intelligence?

You have probably heard of IQ (intelligence quotient) or EQ (emotional intelligence quotient) but have you heard of CQ (cultural intelligence quotient)? A cultural intelligence quotient ” measures the ability to effectively reach across the chasm of cultural difference in ways that are loving and respectful” says David Livermore in his   book “Cultural Intelligence- improving […]

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go2learn: LEADING WITH CULTURAL INTELLIGENCE

There is a great learning opportunity coming up on OCTOBER 23-24th 2009. International Teams is hosting a 2 day leadership conference on “glocal” (global and local) training for missional leaders. DAVID LIVERMORE, will be the keynote speaker. He is a gifted communicator with a wealth of knowledge in the whole area of cultural intelligence. (If […]

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Countdown to the Ride

IF you haven’t signed up yet- it’s not too late. The 6th annual Ride for Refugees happens here in Hamilton in just a couple weeks (Oct 3rd). The Ride for Refugees is a growing worldwide movement of people riding bikes, raising money, and advocating for refugees. Register yourself, lead a team, give generously or volunteer. […]

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World Refugee Sunday – June 21st

June 21st has been designated World Refugee Sunday by the World Evangelical Alliance. We encourage you to consider including the forcefully displaced in our world today in your worship that day. Some ideas: Consider including them in your prayers during your worship service(s) Consider having your Sunday morning educational classes (aka Sunday School) to explore […]

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Hamilton Ride for Refugees – Oct 3rd 2009

Mark your calendars now! This October 3rd, join your friends and community in the 6th annual Ride for Refugees. It’s a growing worldwide movement of people riding bikes, raising money and advocating for refugees. Keep checking the website rideforrefugees.com for more details. As the time gets closer there will be more up-to-the-minute news and resources […]

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