“Offers of Home” by Stephen Joffe

Tonight is opening night! I would like to invite you my readers and friends to check out this play that I have had the honor to co-create with other wonderful artists. Tickets are available at www.artsboxoffice.com. Here’s a couple of paragraphs about the play from the playwright, Offers of Home is a theatrical exploration into […]

To be or not to be…summer 2012

The beginning… The initial goal for this project was to have the participants put Hamlet’s famous soliloquy into their own words. We planned for it, we structured the workshops in that direction. And it was a good goal. Our community (the participants) needed something different. The workshops started out simple enough. A cursory reading and […]

2012: year in review….bonus section

At the end of most of my newsletters, I try to give my readers a glimpse into the coming year. I did this with this newsletter as well, and so I will include some of that here. Also, at the end of this post there is an important “a final note” and that is where […]

another year another 5K!

Hey there friends. Another summer is here and that means that our annual 5K Walk for LESS Poverty & MORE Justice is here! Help us to meet out fundraising goal of $30,000! If you want more information on the event OR you want to sign yourself up to walk, please contact Nada at nadat@sanctuarytoronto.ca OR […]

2012: year in review…October – December

October – December After our vacation in BC we got back and had three weeks in our place before I started my sabbatical. For those of you who are unfamiliar with the term, a sabbatical is a guided process for disengaging from normal ministry and leadership involvement for a period of time to allow for […]

2012: year in review…June – September

June – September “To be or not to be, that is the question.” And what a question it is! After a very fun and engaging run of our spring show, a couple of the guys in our community came up to me and asked me to teach them stuff about acting; not how to act, […]

2012: year in review… January – May

Another year filled with awesomeness, challenges and art! Thank you to all of you who take the time to read these newsletters. It’s a pleasure to share life with you this way. Let us begin at the beginning… January – May The beginning of the year was intensely busy with us preparing for our 5th […]

2012: year in review…

So, I usually write a massive missive about all the interesting things that happened in the year prior and then I mail it to a bunch of people. Well, this year, it kind of got away from me. So, in the interest of sharing some of what happened last year, I will be writing a […]