The Blog for Act Five by Redeemer

Nina Drenth

Second Term Recap

Watch a highlight video from the second term of Act Five 2019-20.

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Taking Time for the Gaps

Nina reflects on the wisdom of taking time to pause in the midst of significant life transitions - from moving homes to finishing high school and beyond.

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Celebrating Act Five 2019-20

It has been a true joy to hear our students reflect on and put into words the stories of their journeys through the year. We wanted to share some of these stories here and invite you to celebrate with us the way God has been so, so faithful to us!

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Stoney Lake and the Start of Term Two

"This time at the frozen lake was carved out for us. Done on purpose. I'm anticipating that it was the calm before the busyness of this upcoming second semester."

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Celebration at the End of An Adventure

Enjoy a few videos of our students dancing with friends in Lundazi, Zambia, in their last few days in this beautiful country.

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Slowing Down to be Hands and Feet

Jamie, an Act Five student, reflects on her experiences and purpose in Lundazi, Zambia.

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Reflections from Alyssa, Zambia Trip Leader

Alyssa writes that the students have been enjoying Lundazi and the market and the soccer games. Today they are going to a health clinic ministry in Lundazi to learn more about this pillar in the community.

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Reflections from the Reserve

She:kon, hello. This week we went to the Six Nations reserve and had the honour of listening to and learning from Brian Chiki and his wife Andrea. It was a rich week of imagining more what it means to be people following Jesus in our place.

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Ordinary Time

Despite our pace slowing down this last month, the daily activities of our lives have maintained their richness. We have tasted together the reality that God is not far off; indeed He is in the mundane everyday-ness of our eating, studying,...

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A Word from the Director

"I believe that God’s Spirit is among us as we pursue this new venture. And as we navigate the realities of an old home and an 8-month pilot program involving real people and not just good ideas, I see God’s faithfulness woven through all of...

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