Ep.172 - A Life of Compassion

with Alyssa Esparaz

May 23, 2022

Tune into this week's podcast as Carrie sits down with Alyssa Esparaz to talk about what it looks like to lead a life of compassion. Alyssa is a communicator and advocate. She brings her passions for youth, justice and Jesus to her role as Content and Public Relations Manager at Compassion Canada. Alyssa is a recent graduate of the University of Toronto, where she studied International Development. Some of her favourite things in the world are Raptors basketball, going on airplanes and eating way too much ice cream. Find her on Twitter and Instagram: @_godsgal4ever

Ep.177 - GLS 22

June 27, 2022

One of our annual highlights around Southridge is the Global Leadership Summit in August. Take a listen to this conversation with Christine Baggs, this year's event manager. Jeff and Christine discuss why this event has become so meaningful in our community, and how you can be involved - as either a participant or volunteer. You can sign up for the GLS at southridgechurch.ca/summit

Ep.176 - Next Sunday

June 20, 2022 • Jeff Lockyer

There has been lots of talk in recent days about changes in the Church - both in coming out of the pandemic, and also with a shift in generational leadership. How do Baby Boomers and Millennials work together to see the future of the Church thrive? Check out this conversation Jeff has with Nancy Beach and her daughter Samantha Beach Kiley as they talk about their multi-generational view on the future of the church. (And pick up their new book, Next Sunday, available wherever you do your book shopping!)

Ep.175 - Recovering From The Pandemic

June 13, 2022

Despite parts of society "opening up", the pandemic and its fallout are still very much a part of our daily lives. This week on the podcast, Jeff sits down with Sebastien Moccio, a high school student and Family Ministry leader from our St. Catharines Location. Sebastien talks openly and vulnerably about his pandemic experience and the ways that it brought about a difficult season in his mental health and faith journey. Whether you're looking for insight into the teens in your life who are struggling, or whether you've been in a place of struggle yourself, you won't want to miss this conversation!