Ep 69 – the Neighbourhood Series – Evan Garst

By |2019-08-09T10:14:35-04:00August 6th, 2019|

This week Elle has a conversation with Evan Garst and Alanna Johnson from Una Church in Kitchener Ontario. Evan shares his journey of growing up in a family dedicated to what many would consider a traditional missions model – living overseas in Ethiopia during his teen years - to planting a church, Una, that has

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Ep 68 – the Neighbourhood series – Katelyn Siggelkow

By |2019-07-29T16:04:36-04:00July 29th, 2019|

The Neighbourhood series continues as Jared sits down with Katelyn Siggelkow. Katelyn Siggelkow is a listener, a learner, a community catalyst, a neighbourhood chaplain and community organizer. She has lived and worked in marginalized communities in Downtown Eastside, Vancouver, and most recently in the West Side of Saskatoon with Servant Partners. Here, she loves meeting

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Ep 67 – the Neighbourhood Series – James Kingsley and Steve MacDouell

By |2019-07-23T17:56:43-04:00July 23rd, 2019|

Ep 67 – Neighbourhood series – James Kingsley and Steve MacDouell Next up in the Neighbourhood series, Elle sits down with James Kingsley and Steve MacDouell from London, ON. In this episode they explore how they became interested in place, the concept of of neighbourhood-centric missiology and the mircro experiments they are working on with

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Ep 66 – Neighbourhood series – Evan Paul Spencer

By |2019-07-15T20:45:32-04:00July 15th, 2019|

The Neighbourhood series continues… Rohadi Nagassar sits down with Evan Paul Spencer to talk about Evan’s trajectory from youth pastor to church planter to being intentionally present in a neighbourhood. Evan walks us through his process of embracing a place-focused, slow, faithful-presence way of living out faith. Evan is based in the Calgary area and

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Ep 65 – Neighbourhood series – Preston Pouteaux

By |2019-07-08T10:04:44-04:00July 8th, 2019|

The first episode of our new Neighbourhood Series is here! In this episode Elle has a conversation with Preston Pouteaux about his book, The Bees of Rainbow Falls: Finding Faith, Imagination, and Delight in Your Neighbourhood. They talk about his community and what their presence in their neighbourhood looks like. Dr. Preston Pouteaux is a

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New Season Trailer – The Neighbourhood Series

By |2019-07-04T14:02:54-04:00July 4th, 2019|

The New Leaf Project Podcast is back with a new season - The Neighbourhood Series. We believe it is essential for communities of faith to recapture the idea of the local vocation if they want to see real community transformation. And the beautiful thing is, Canadians all across this country have already been doing this

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Ep 64 – Learning Party stories – Andrew Benson

By |2019-03-21T17:11:21-04:00March 21st, 2019|

Ep 64 of the New Leaf Project is here! In this episode we hear what Andrew Benson shared at a recent Learning Party about his work with The Joyful Project and the Concert for Socks. Benson loves Jesus, throwing parties, and advocating for various social justice causes.  He is currently serving as Community Outreach Officer with

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Ep 63 – Learning Party stories – Jeremy Conway

By |2019-03-06T16:49:35-04:00March 6th, 2019|

Ep 63 of the New Leaf Project is here! In this episode we hear what Jeremy Conway, pastor of Reunion Church in Brockville, ON, shared at a recent Learning Party. The goal of a Learning Party is to connect with other Christ followers across denominational lines and see how the Spirit of God is working in various

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Ep 62 – Dave Overholt – Keeping Young Adults

By |2019-02-12T10:37:22-04:00February 12th, 2019|

Ep 62 of the New Leaf Project is here! In this episode, we hear from church planter and lead pastor of Church on the Rock Dave Overholt. He speaks with Dan Sheffield on the topic of keeping young adults in the church…. Are we really losing all the young adults that the research is telling

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Ep 61 – Lennett J. Anderson & Keitha Ogbogu – Race relations and bringing solutions as the church

By |2019-01-25T19:03:58-04:00January 25th, 2019|

Ep 61 of the New Leaf Project is here! In this episode, we present part two of a conversation with Jared, Pastor Keitha Ogbogu and Rev. Dr. Lennet J. Anderson. In this conversation Lennett talks to Jared and Keitha about the present reality of black Nova Scotians and the racial dynamics that have an impact

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