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Dr Darrell Johnson’s Christian Ashram messages

You are encouraged to watch the Facebook Live talks from the BC Christian Ashram retreat with Dr Darrell Johnson, already viewed by over 1,000 people so far.

Click to watch Dr. Darrell Johnson speaking (talk #1) at the BC Christian Ashram Retreat at TWU about ‘Living & Serving from the Upper Room (John 13 to 17).

Click to watch Talk #2 with Dr Darrell Johnson speaking at the BC Christian Ashram Retreat at TWU about ‘Living & Serving from the Upper Room (John 13 to 17). Darrell Johnson gave us remarkable insights from John 14:16-27 and John 16:13-36 about how the Holy Spirit brings us closer to Jesus and his Kingdom.


Click to watch Talk #3 with Dr Darrell Johnson speaking at the BC Christian Ashram Retreat at TWU about ‘Living & Serving from the Upper Room (John 13 to 17) ‘He will witness of me. And you also shall bear witness’.

Click to watch the BC Christian Ashram Talent Show

Click to watch Rev Dr Ed Hird sharing at the BC Christian Ashram retreat at TWU on ‘In Christ’ from Ephesians 1:1-14 and Dr. Darrell Johnson giving his fourth talk on ‘Living & Serving from the Upper Room’ (John 14-17). What does it mean when Jesus remarkably said in John 14:12 that we will do greater works even than Jesus our Lord? 

Click to watch Dr Darrell lohnson’s fifth & final talk & Communion at the BC Christian Ashram retreat at TWU. Darrell Johnson drew remarkable insights from the very familiar John 14:1-3 passage through framing the passage in its first century wedding context: ‘I go to prepare a place for you and will come back for you to take you where I am.’ How many of us have seen the Communion Service as a betrothal renewal meal?


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Dial in today to check out the online July 10th to 12th North American Christian Ashram. There is no registration cost. Donations are welcome. (If you have any trouble using Google Chrome to register, just use your mouse’s scroll button.)

P. S. Click this Amazon link to view for free the first two chapters of our new novel Blue Sky.

“I’m afraid there’s been an accident…”

12bdf6ff-3021-4e73-bccd-bc919398d1a0-7068-0000031133e7b4d9Sandy Brown and her family have just moved to Spokane, Washington where her husband, Scott, is pastoring a new church. With a fresh start, Sandy is determined to devote more time to her four children. But, within weeks of settling in their new life, the Brown family is plunged into turmoil.

Sandy receives shocking news that her children aren’t safe, which brings back haunting memories of the trauma she experienced as a girl. Then, the unthinkable happens…

A brutal attack puts Sandy on the brink of losing everything she’s loved. Her faith in God and the family she cherishes are pushed to the ultimate limit.

Is healing possible when so many loved ones are hurt? Are miracles really possible through the power of prayer? Can life return to the way it was before?

Blue Sky reveals how a mother’s most basic instinct isn’t for survival… but for family.

If you’re a fan of Karen Kingsbury, then you’ll love Blue Sky. Get your copy today on paperback or  kindle.

-Click to check out our marriage book For Better For Worse: discovering the keys to a lasting relationship on Amazon. You can even read the first two chapters for free to see if the book speaks to you.

-The sequel book Restoring Health: body, mind and spirit is available online with Amazon.com in both paperback and ebook form.  Dr. JI Packer wrote the foreword, saying “I heartily commend what he has written.” The book focuses on strengthening a new generation of healthy leaders. Drawing on examples from Titus’ healthy leadership in the pirate island of Crete, it shows how we can embrace a holistically healthy life.

In Canada, Amazon.ca has the book available in paperback and ebook. It is also posted on Amazon UK (paperback and ebook), Amazon France (paperback and ebook), and Amazon Germany (paperback and ebook).

Restoring Health is also available online on Barnes and Noble in both paperback and Nook/ebook form.  Nook gives a sample of the book to read online.

Indigo also offers the paperback and the Kobo ebook version.  You can also obtain it through ITunes as an IBook.

To receive a signed copy within North America, just send a $20 cheque (USD/CAN) to ED HIRD, 102 – 15168 19th Avenue, Surrey, BC, V4A 0A5, Canada.

-Click to purchase the Companion Bible Study by Jan Cox (for the Battle of the Soul of Canada) in both paperback and Kindle on Amazon.com and Amazon.ca 

Indigo also offers the paperback and the Kobo ebook version.  You can also obtain it through ITunes as an IBook.

To receive a signed copy within North America, just send a $20 cheque (USD/CAN) to ED HIRD, 102 – 15168 19th Avenue, Surrey, BC, V4A 0A5, Canada.

– In order to obtain a signed copy of the prequel book Battle for the Soul of Canada, please send a $18.50 cheque to ED HIRD, 102 – 15168 19th Avenue, Surrey, BC, V4A 0A5. For mailing the book to the USA, please send $20.00 USD.  This can also be done by PAYPAL using the e-mail ed_hird@telus.net . Be sure to list your mailing address. The Battle for the Soul of Canada e-book can be obtained for $4.99 CDN/USD.

-Click to purchase the Companion Bible Study by Jan Cox (for the Battle of the Soul of Canada) in both paperback and Kindle on Amazon.com and Amazon.ca