Canadians are experiencing the devastating impact of COVID-19 in what has become a rapidly evolving crisis. Understandably, this crisis has brought about feelings of anxiety, apprehension, and fear. Critical elements of our daily lives are being thrown into uncertainty: health, employment, financial security, recreational activities, as well as our ability to gather as worshiping communities.
In view of these difficulties, several Canadian religious leaders, including Darren Roorda from the Christian Reformed Church in North America, drafted a message of hope, gratitude and solidarity to all people who call Canada home.
Attached please find the statement (in English and French) as it was published by the Evangelical Fellowship of Canada. It was also released by the Canadian Council of Churches.