Week 4 / Climate Change And Natural Disasters

I’m often astonished by the kinds of comments I read on blogs and news reports from those who insist that chronic poverty is most commonly the fault of the people who are suffering the most…

Debt, Dictatorship and Disaster – A brief history of Haiti

Haiti’s history has been birthed in debt, borne by dictatorship and bludgeoned by disasters – a legacy of suffering that perhaps now, might receive the attention it needs….

Fast For Change

This Friday, October16 is World Food Day and CFGB is encouraging folks to fast for the day and then gather in communities in the evening to talk about, and pray about the issues of food justice.

Remembering Bangladesh – More Paintings from Photos

In 2008 Nanci and I traveled with the Canadian Foodgrains Bank to Bangladesh and India. The purpose was to witness and film the development work that the CFGB supports and to produce a video from that footage to show back at home…

Steve Bell Photography in Oils Part 4

(The following is Part 4 of a series of paintings by Signpost staff, Faye Hall. The inspiration for the paintings came from photographs Steve Bell brought back from Bangladesh in 2008.  To view earlier paintings, see the links at the bottom of the page.) Back to the beginning…I hadn’t painted seriously in years. It wasn’t […]

Baby Steps by Steve Bell

The new webstite has been up for only one week and the response so far has been very positive. Thanks so much. It’ll take us awhile to get all the features up and running but I’m really pleased with what’s up already.

We’ve just added a Listen feature which will run a rotating list of songs you can listen to…