On February 12th, 2013, Mark Vander Vennen will present a workshop on “Reconciliation in the City” with Urban Remixed, through Christian Reformed Campus Ministry at the University of Toronto. Mark will speak on if there is a justice that transforms and heals, connects rather than alienates and repairs relationships and builds stronger communities.
Betty J.B. Brouwer will be presenting a workshop in St. Catharines for Child and Family Services (CAS) on Thursday, March 21 at 7 pm. Betty will be presenting to adoptive parents with Lisette Heleno on nurturing healthy attachments and therapeutic parenting. To learn more, contact our office.
The National Post recently wrote an article on Restorative Practices in a Newfoundland School and how it has tranformed the culture at their school. Here is a link to the full article: Detention is over: Schools trying out discussion first before resorting to by-the-book discipline.
Shalem is celebrating God’s faithfulness over the past 50 years! Please join us in a service of celebration, praising God for 50 years, and commending Shalem to God for this Anniversary year and beyond. Rev. Henk Bruinsma will lead us in a service of celebration and worship to launch the anniversary celebrations on Thursday, January 31st, 2013 at 7 pm. The service will be held in Heritage Hall at Holland Christian Homes, 7900 McLaughlin Road South, Brampton. For more information, view this link or please contact the Shalem office at 866-347-0041.