As we continue our series on the foundations of a healthy corps, Major Stephen Court, evangelism consultant in the corps mission resource department and associate corps officer at Toronto’s Yorkminster Citadel, speaks with Tim Teakle, national director of church experience with Alpha Canada, and Captain Brent Haas, corps officer at Encounter Community Church in Halifax, about effective evangelism.

A few years ago, while living in Prince Albert, Sask., I got an evening call to visit the hospital. I was the on-call chaplain that week, and a young woman was requesting spiritual care. She had just miscarried. Leaving my own two children to complete bedtime routine with Daddy, I steeled myself for the holy conversation ahead, praying that God