How much will you ask God for?

Guest article by: Eric Ames, Transformation Canada Partner I remember the day I first met Derk Maat.  After making a presentation to pastors in 2012 about the new legislation for schools called Bill 13, with my friend and former boss Phil Lees (he’ll laugh at that), I met Pastor Patty Wallace.  She said we should meet this person from an organization called Transformation Canada.  We agreed, and met for lunch at Williams Cafe on the…

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Social Facts: Putting new thinking in old mindsets

By: Bruce Mann, TC Executive Director When you and I read the Word of God, we read a lot about change, particularly of our thinking. Thinking differently provides new motivation, expands vision and changes behaviour. It’s all part of our transformation into the likeness of Christ. By definition transformation involves change, and change is hard. In particular, changing the way an individual or a group of people think is incredibly challenging because it goes beyond…

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Disruptive Innovators – Part 3/3

By Derk Maat, TC Board Chair In this series, I’ve shared how you and I are agents of heavenly disruption, applying God-inspired innovations to worldly issues to bring about global transformation. I hope you have been encouraged to consider your own kingdom identity, and all the potential God has for you! We are the Lord’s marketplace people, and He has plans for kingdom-based disruptive innovators in business, church, education, and politics. If you want to…

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It’s time for Toronto to reap a heavenly blessing

Canada’s most populous city may soon see a powerful move of God, as witnessed by the testimony and vision shared this past weekend at a three-day event organized by Transformation Canada and hosted by Catch the Fire Toronto. Hundreds came to pray, connect and be inspired to a vision of transformation in the Greater Toronto Area (GTA). Sessions included teaching and inspiring stories from various speakers. One presentation was given by a team from Vallejo,…

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Disruptive Innovators – Part 2/3

In my last article, I defined what it means to be a kingdom disruptor; an agent of glorious innovation led with the mind of Christ and empowered by the Holy Spirit.  I also explained that God wants to bring everything in creation back into right relationship with its Creator, and wants to use you to do it.  In this second part of a three-part series, I want to talk about what kingdom innovation looks like,…

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Disruptive Innovators

Light bulb was destroyed by electrical energy

You are a disruptive innovator. As a follower of Christ you have a new identity, a kingdom identity. The explosive, life-giving power of God’s Holy Spirit, who lives in you through Christ, enables you to shake the foundations of the earth and restore…

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