Living in Canada brings with it a healthy appreciation for a diversity of cultures. Many of those people groups are from countries where poverty is an ongoing challenge. Learn how your congregation can participate in very real ways toward loving your neighbours across the globe. 

Background Information

What is the CRC Doing? World Renew and CRC Office of Social Justice address issues of poverty and injustice (MJ)

What is the Cycle of Poverty? (SL)

World Renew: renewing hope, reconciling lives, and restoring creation (GM)

CRC Office of Social Justice Global Poverty and Hunger Resources (GM)

Worship Resources

Reformed Worship: Resources for Planning & Leading Worship (GPW)

Small Group Materials

World Renew Devotionals & Study Guides (GPW)


Short-term Service Team Devotionals from ServiceLink (GPW)

Advocacy Support

World Bank Launches Interfaith Push to Eliminate Extreme Poverty (SL)

Face to Face with Poverty brochure (GM)

Global Relief Organizations (MJ) Partner Resource pdf

Sea to Sea: Cycling to End Poverty (MJ)

World Renew: Free a Family program (GM)

Books and Movies

World Hunger: Fish for Change materials (GPW)

The Line: Poverty Movie (MJ)


For World Renew Speakers/Workshop Leaders, email [email protected] (GPW)

Leadership Development

Partners Worldwide (GM) Partner Resource

Paying Attention to the Poor (SL)


Donate to World Renew’s Village Savings & Loan Program (GM)

Donate to CRC Office of Social Justice (MJ