Podcasts2017-04-13T11:08:06+00:00

The New Leaf Project is a podcast that shares the stories of Canadian Christians who are instigating new things, innovating in our post-modern Canadian context, planting new churches and starting missional minded conversations, conversations, and communities here in Canadian soil.

Canadian Christians have a story to tell, and we want to help tell it.

Ep 45 – The Church in Exile – Living in Hope After Christendom – Dr Lee Beech

Episode 45 of the New Leaf Project is here! In this episode we hear from Jason Tripp and his interview with Dr Lee Beech, Professor at McMaster Divinity School. Lee shares with us about his book “The Church in Exile – Living in Hope After Christendom” In his book Lee highlights that the church in […]

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Ep 44 – Cultivating the entrepreneurial spirit for mission – Jeremy Barham and Mike Temple

Episode 44 of the New Leaf Project is here! Can Christians really use business as mission? In this episode we hear from Jeremy Barham and Mike Temple from St Stephen New Brunswick who are working together to create economic development and cultivating the entrepreneurial spirit in Atlantic Canada. Show Notes Contact Jeremy and Mike – […]

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Ep 43 – Hip hop culture & church planting in Calgary – Preston Pouteaux & Rohadi Nagassar

Episode 43 of the New Leaf Project is here! In this episode, we hear from content contributor Preston Pouteaux and Rohadi Nagassar. Rohadi is an inner-city bi-vocational church planter and entrepreneur based in Calgary, Canada. Rohadi shares about his new church plant, Cypher Church, Hip-hop culture and what it looks like to intentionally engage with […]

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Ep 41 – A Year of Living Prayerfully – Jared Brock

Episode 41 of the New Leaf Project is here! In this episode, Jason Tripp & Jared Brock, author of A Year of Living Prayerfully and co-founder of Hope for the Sold, discuss the richness and wideness of prayer as Jared recounts his around the world journey encountering and engaging in various forms of prayer. They […]

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Ep 39 – The Religious ‘Nones’ in Canada – Professor Sarah Wilkins-Laflamme

Episode 39 of the New Leaf Project is here! In this episode, Elle interviews Sarah-Wilkins Laflamme Assistant Professor of Sociology at the University of Waterloo. Sarah’s work focuses on the Religious ‘Nones’ in Canada, those who would say they have no religious affiliation. Sarah shares some Canadian and Provincial statistics, national and temporal trends in […]

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Ep38 – Planting churches, starting FaithTech & bridging the gap – James Kelly

Episode 37 of the New Leaf Project is here! In this episode, Elle interviews James Kelly, church planter & founder of FaithTech. FaithTech is pioneering a new way to share the good news about Jesus in an era driven by technology. Their vision is to become a global hub for FaithTech conversations, integrations, and innovations. […]

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Ep37 – Slow, incarnational, neighborhood church planting in Quebec – Preston Pouteaux & Tim Keener

Episode 37 of the New Leaf Project is here! In this episode, we hear from content contributor Preston Pouteaux and Tim Keener. Tim is a church planter with the Evangelical Covenant Church of Canada in Montreal Quebec. Tim shares about what it is like starting a church plant in Montreal, what it means to have […]

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Ep36 – Beekeeping, church planting, & becoming a neighborhood enthusiast – Preston Pouteaux

  Episode 36 of the New Leaf Project is here! In this episode, we spend time with our friend and content contributor, Preston Pouteaux. He is the pastor at Lake Ridge Community Church in Chestermere Alberta and is also a beekeeper, neighborhood enthusiast, columnist & theologian. Preston shares about his upcoming book, his love of […]

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