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.
What is driving the evolution of churches and church attendance across Canada? In this episode, we talk with Joel Thiessen, an author and academic researcher looking at exactly that question. In the first of two parts, Joel shines a light on the sociological trends that have profound implications for existing churches and church plants across […]
In this episode we talk with the executive director of Church Planting Canada, Graham Singh. He gives us an update on some of the very exciting things that Church Planting Canada is up to these days. Not the least of which is the Canadian Buildings Conversation. In the next number of years, thousands of churches are […]
New Leaf’s primary commitment is to support and cultivate church planters. This episode features a conversation with Elle and Jared surrounding why they joined a church plant and what has compelled them to stay. You’ll hear a little bit of their stories, the importance of missional innovation, and why we should give dignity to small […]
Because comedy is all about timing, this episode features an interview with Zak McDonald, a comedian currently on a cross-Canada living room tour. Hear a little about Zak’s story, his adventures in driving, and the unique way that he is on mission through this shows. Find out more about Zak and his shows at zakmcdonald.net.
Elle and Jared talk about what the New Leaf Project is all about.