In this issue, Making love matter(s) columnist Bonnie Pue digs deeper into meaningful relationships and Stephanie Massicotte tackles the difficult topic of how Christians can walk alongside people identifying as LGBTQ. You will find Christmas gift ideas from our list of ethical and sustainable Canadian stores, and several other articles that explore the larger purpose behind the Body of Christ and how the Church, though flawed, is beautiful and needs to be cared for.
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In our community
The happiest place on Earth by Jesse Kane (PRINT ONLY)
Hope in a telescope by Abby Ciona (PRINT ONLY)
Commenting on culture
Reviews and lifestyle
Hymns & Soul, the Complete Journal, Mark Barlow; music review by Robbie Down (PRINT ONLY)
Let Be What Is: Poetry on the Ways God Breaks, Heals, and Shapes Us, Anna Michal; book review by Ruth Marie Paterson (PRINT ONLY)
Red Stuff, Mike Bonikowsky; book review by Ruth Marie Patterson (PRINT ONLY)
All Things New: Essays on Christianity, culture & the arts, Jeremy W. Johnston; book review by Phil Cotnoir (PRINT ONLY)
Staff picks: Check each issue to see what the Love Is Moving team has been reading and listening to (PRINT ONLY)