Informing Faith | Reforming Culture

Equipping Christ-centered cultural leaders to know and
advance a Kingdom vision in every area of life

Who We Are

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At the Ezra Institute we're working to…

  • Restore gospel confidence among God's people
  • Renew understanding of the scope and power of the Word of God
  • Rebuild a Christian philosophy of life for every sphere
  • Recover a message of redemption that claims all of creation as the theatre of God's glory

Training Programs

H. Evan Runner International Academy (004)

advanced studies in cultural leadership and Christian philosophy

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worldview and apologetics training for youth

biblical worldview training for teens

worldview training for pastors and church ministry leaders

advanced studies in faithful cultural leadership

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worldview training for pastors and church ministry leaders

Featured Resources

God’s Revelation in Nature

God’s Revelation in Nature

The biblical starting point for all human activity – including academic reflection – is the character of God as revealed in the Bible, the incarnate Son, and the created world. For man to begin with anything else is necessarily to respond in an idolatrous fashion.

A Biblical Way to View Politics

A Biblical Way to View Politics

At the 2021 Runner Academy, Joe Boot explains how there is a distinctly Christian way to view political life, and that it is a view that subordinates politics under the rule of Jesus the King.

How Do We Encounter Reality?

How Do We Encounter Reality?

Contrary to unbelieving philosophy which places some aspect of human experience on the throne of the universe, and contrary to earlier Christian philosophy which seeks to elevate theology above all other spheres of science, is the Reformational view. On this view, the self-attesting revealed Word of God is the basis for every subsequent theory about the universe.

How Does the World Hold Together?

How Does the World Hold Together?

This episode introduces the idea that aspects of reality hang together like pearls on a thread, and explains how philosophical assumptions inform and direct our everyday activities.

How do we Think Christianly

How do we Think Christianly

A distinctly Christian way of thinking means returning to the Word of God as the source of all true knowledge and insight, and building an understanding of the world from that foundation. It is our starting point that makes all the difference.

Making Sense of Reality

Making Sense of Reality

Season Five of the Podcast for Cultural Reformation kicks off with a brief review of the Canadian Federal election and begins a discussion that we will develop throughout this season on how and why a fully formed Christian worldview accounts for reality, even in the midst of tumultuous cultural circumstances.

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