25 September, 2020 Special Reports and Newsletters

Bloom Where You are Planted: Derek Schreiber

Derek Schreiber was a man of many talents and used those talents to bring glory to God. Derek had a passion for music and led the Shiloh praise team. In addition to playing guitar and singing, he also wrote songs and recorded two albums....

29 April, 2020 Special Reports and Newsletters

Bloom Where You are Planted

To all our front-line workers, thank you! It is one thing to wash our hands diligently and maintain physical distance, it is another to care for those who are sick or unable to take care of themselves......

30 September, 2019 Special Reports and Newsletters

Bloom Where You are Planted: Steve Vriend

When I approached Steve for profiling his community service, his immediate comment was “I’m not sure I’m doing anything that many people aren’t doing”....

10 May, 2019 Special Reports and Newsletters

Bloom Where You are Planted: Park Lighting & Furniture, Cartwright Lighting & Furniture Charity Days

For many years, Park Lighting & Furniture, Edmonton and Cartwright Lighting & Furniture, Calgary have held four charity days per year where 100% of the sales proceeds for the day are donated to a charity of their choice. The rationale for having the charity...

07 February, 2019 Special Reports and Newsletters

Bloom Where You are Planted: Philip Koning

On October 15, 2018, Philip Koning was presented with the Sovereign’s Medal for Volunteers by Legislative Assembly of Alberta Speaker Robert Warner and Lieutenant Governor of Alberta Lois Mitchel. The Sovereign Medal is the highest award for voluntee...

23 October, 2018 Special Reports and Newsletters

Bloom Where You are Planted: Dirk and Mary Kos

It is a great privilege for us, Dirk and Mary Kos, to share a part of our life with you that has made a tremendous impact on us....

26 January, 2018 Special Reports and Newsletters

Bloom Where You are Planted: Jim’s Honduras Mission Trip

From Jan 10 – 18, I was one of a group of ten that mixed concrete and helped build latrines and pila’s (water storage) and developed relationships in Honduras. The trip was sponsored by West End Christian Reformed Church, Edmonton and supported by Wo...

21 December, 2017 Special Reports and Newsletters

Bloom Where You are Planted: Rick Abma: Neighbourhood Life

After 19 years as a youth pastor and with the encouragement of family and friends, Rick Abma took a leap of faith about three years ago and became a full time missionary to his neighbours in Lacombe Alberta....

09 November, 2017 Special Reports and Newsletters

Bloom Where You are Planted: Sea-to-Sea: Frank de Boer & Ted Schenk

Frank de Boer and Ted Schenk, two Lighthouse Financial and IPC Investment Corporation clients, decided to bike 7,000 km from Sea-to-Sea (Pacific to Atlantic) for nine weeks and two days this summer....

11 May, 2017 Special Reports and Newsletters

Bloom Where You are Planted: Lady Flower Gardens

Located adjacent to the North Saskatchewan River in Northeast Edmonton's Horse Hill Area, Lady Flower Gardens (LFG) has a 75-acre old growth forest, a large insulated yurt used for community events, and a 5-acre community garden....