Category Archives: Campus Ministry

Success through the Eyes of Faith


I wish to make it clear here that my vocational transition was more about following Christ’s calling rather than finding greener pastures. This “career move” can easily be made to fit into the world’s narrative of success, as in constantly moving on to bigger and better. But I had always said that I go to (and stay) where I believe God is calling me. Success, in my understanding of Scripture, means, above all, faithfulness to Christ’s call, along with the missional kingdom fruitfulness born of that. Continue reading

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Becoming a World Changer


My fifth and final teaching video for now, Becoming a World Changer, lists out five major themes for Christians to be a Christ-centred agent of change. I believe that Christians are called to join in God’s mission to not only “save souls,” so … Continue reading

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Christian Leadership


This is my first teaching video! I have made six five teaching videos which will be uploaded with accompanying pdf discussion handouts. I will try and roll them out over the next few weeks. In this video, I reflect on four major … Continue reading

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Finding Your Self


(This post is a revised version of an article with the same title originally published in The Banner, September 2004, pp. 48-50.) At York University where I serve as Campus Minister and Director of a Christian student club, I have … Continue reading

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Helping Teens Keep the Faith


Today’s blog post is by a York student, David Ekere. David has been involved in my ministry since the 2013-14 academic year. By his own admission, he wrote a seven page paper on “Why Teens Leave the Church” one night … Continue reading

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Understanding Biblical Justice


(This is a guest post by Karen Long, a student leader with the Leadership, Culture and Christianity student club at York University) Book Review: Marshall, Chris. The Little Book of Biblical Justice: A Fresh Approach to the Bible’s Teachings on Justice. … Continue reading

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In Light of a Shooting


Last night, just before 11pm, a shooting occurred at York University where two women were injured. According to the news, police did not suspect the women to be targets. They were probably bystanders. I was walking past that food court … Continue reading

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