April 9, 2019
Is it worth taking up paper and pen in defence of the hand written thank you? This conversation with Elizabeth Kroker and Byron Toth gives us a few thoughts to consider and some practical tips.
October 10, 2018
We all need to communicate with our partners. Andrew Chong from Vancouver Youth Unlimited shares some tips from his journalism experience to help you in print and online.
August 9, 2018
An important part of partner development is saying thank you. We have a tendency to underestimate how much people, appreciate a thank you and overestimate how awkward it might feel. We chat a little about the importance of saying thank you with Aaron Friesen from Regina YFC.
Here is a bonus link to some creative ideas for saying thanks ....
August 8, 2018
How many mistakes have you made on your MPD journey? You should know that you are not alone! WE just keep learning and this conversation with Carmen Rempel might encourage you a little along the path..
August 7, 2018
Steve Shadrach is the founder of Support Raising Solutions, author of "The God Ask" and Executive Director of The Centre For Mission Mobilization. Steve was generous with his time and knowledge to have a conversation with us.
August 4, 2018
Our calling to ministry is what sustains us through the challenges and hard times as well as being part of our solid foundation for partner development.
August 3, 2018
A conversation with Tim Coles about the importance of the ask in partner development. Sometimes we just need to get beyond our assumptions but whatever the situation, we always need to get to the point and straight up ask.
August 3, 2018
There is a lot of work in the partner development process and it can be easy for us to forget that prayer is an essential and ongoing priority. This conversation with Byron Toth on prayer as part of our Ministry partnerships is encouraging and practical.
July 31, 2018
A conversation with Paul Robertson about the significance of calling in ministry and how it relates to partner development.