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Developing Practices of Communal Discernment

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To follow up with last week’s article on discerning God at work in our neighbourhoods, we offer this article from Aileen Van Ginkel on corporate discernment. Aileen is the vice president of Ministry Services with the Evangelical Fellowship of Canada, and she holds a doctoral degree from Tyndale Seminary in the area of discernment.

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Developing Practices of Communal Discernment in Relation to Institutional Decision-making

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Practices of communal discernment that are intertwined with decision-making and strategic planning processes offer an opportunity to bridge the divide between what is deemed to be “sacred” and what is said to be “secular.”

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Philippines Relief Effort

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Early in December, a Category 4 typhoon made landfall in the Philippines. Mayette Ativo-Bueno, an NAB national missionary who runs the Bicol Center for Christian Leadership (BCCL) in Legazpi City, said, “Only by the grace of God did we survive with minimal damage.”

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Discernment—Paying Attention to God at Work in our Neighbourhoods

by: Cam Roxburgh

One of the greatest joys of my life has been to serve for the last ten years in the NAB, encouraging pastors and helping churches to wrestle with issues of theology, missiology, and ecclesiology in this current context we find ourselves in.

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Praying for our NAB Family

by: Joanna Clark

It is with heavy hearts that we share of the news of Ron Mayforth’s passing on December 28, 2019.

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As We Enter 2020

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As we look ahead to 2020, hear from NAB Executive Director Dan Hamil as he shares about seeds that have been planted in the past year and beyond that we believe will yield significant fruit in the coming year.

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Merry Christmas from the NAB IO!

by: Joanna Clark
Christmas wishes from the NAB International Office staff. We pray you have a very Merry Christmas!
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This Season

by: Joanna Clark

Thank you for joining us this Advent season—a celebration of God coming to live among us so that we could better know Him and have a relationship with Him—as we examine many of the names and titles for God throughout Scripture.

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