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Slide1Canada is in a crisis, one which most Canadians are unaware.

Its not a crisis of cash based on the latest stock market crash. It is a famine.

A famine that is more dangerous than a lack of food.

It is unfolding in unexpected places – the homes and hearts of Christians.

Canadians in general and surprisingly, Christians in particular, have turned their back on the Bible.


Only 14% of Canadian Christians actually read the Bible at least once per week.  Over 75% of Canadian Christians seldom or NEVER read the Bible.

The Canadian Bible Engagement Study of 2013 revealed that:

  • Confidence in the Bible is at an all-time low.
  • Many Canadian Christians no longer believe that the Bible is the Word of God
  • Some Christians question the reliability and trustworthiness of the Bible


The Bible is a hope dispenser.

Your soul needs hope.

A rapidly declining familiarity with the Bible means the national hope level is silently ebbing towards a dangerous low. Without hope there is little wherewithal to face a minor National setback, let alone a major Global catastrophe.

What should you do?

Read the full article online at THE TESTIMONY here…

6 X 52

At North Pointe we have encouraged believers to turn the tide.

To follow a plan called 6 x 52.

It calls for believers to read their Bible six days a week – Monday to Saturday – and attend worship services on Sunday where the Word of God will be sung, prayed, preached, believed and obeyed.

Follow the reading plan here.

We offer a course to help people understand what the Bible is all about – “The Bible: What’s In It For Me?

Additional Bible-related posts:

“5 Controversial Qualities of the Bible”

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Bob Jones

Happily married to Jocelyn for 44 years. We have two adult sons, Cory and his wife Lynsey and their son Vincent and daughter Jayda; Jean Marc and his wife Angie and their three daughters, Quinn, Lena and Annora. I love inspiring people through communicating, blogging, and coaching. I enjoy writing, running, and reading. I'm a fan of the Double E, Bruins, Celtics, Red Sox and Pats. Follow me on Twitter @bobjones49ers


  • Patricia says:

    I read my Bible every day and throughout the day. This is what I am currently doing: As soon as I wake I go to the Bible app on my phone. I read the verse of the day and then the chapter of that verse. Soon after that I read the selected Bible readings (in my Bible) from the Bible Handbook. Throughout the week I read through the current Bible Handbook chapter. Each day I will go to my Bible at random times. I will usually read a little before going to bed. I will sometimes listen to the audio Bible. I also like to read through devotional plans from the Bible app. Doing all this is helping me in ways I could not have imagined before. I believe the Bible is God’s Word. I have recently started to pray Bible verses. I am working on living out what I am reading. It is amazing the peace I am seeing in myself. It is serenity. I love the Bible.

  • bob jones says:

    That’s a great testament to how important the Bible is to you, Patricia. It is a hope dispenser, a light and life. One of my favourite phrases from Psalms is, “He sent out His Word and healed them.” Psalm 107:20

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