Sept. 25, 2018: Palliative Care. What exactly is it? Why does it matter to Canadian Christians? How can we improve how we offer this multi-disciplinary approach to care for a person diagnosed with a progressive, life-limiting disease, or who is near death? This webinar will dig into these important questions, take questions and comments from viewers, and leave us with a more practical and nuanced understanding of this important spiritual and health care topic.
Guests: Rauni Salminen, executive director of the Philip Aziz Centre, and Julia Lee, a family physician who teaches at the University of Toronto and McMaster University.
Schedule: Sept. 25, 2018 noon Eastern / 9 a.m. Pacific / 10 a.m. Mountain / 11 a.m. Central / 1 p.m. Atlantic / 1:30 Newfoundland
Oct. 10, 2018: Renegotiating Faith: New Research on Young Adults. Interact with some of the key partners in the Canadian research project that produced a report called Renegotiating Faith: The Delay in Young Adult Identity Formation and What it Means for the Church in Canada. This new research examines how the Church can help young adults in the transition after high school to continue on in their faith and within faith communities. Let's dig into this research together, field your questions and examine the practical applications for the Church.
Guests: Rick Hiemstra, lead researcher; Anton Lim, Power to Change–Students.
Schedule: Oct. 10, 2018, noon Eastern / 9 a.m. Pacific / 10 a.m. Mountain / 11 a.m. Central / 1 p.m. Atlantic / 1:30 Newfoundland