BURLINGTON, ON, May 28, 2021— Crossroads and YES TV celebrates the life of Reverend David Hazzard, Crossroads and YES TV Board Member, who passed away on Thursday, May 27, 2021.
Rev. David Hazzard served as a Crossroads and YES TV Board Member since June 2018, and he will be remembered for his passionate heart for sharing the gospel and inspiring philanthropy for people to give to kingdom work.
Rev. Kevin Shepherd, CEO, Crossroads and YES TV, “I have known David for many years as a good friend and mentor. It was very evident that David’s heart was to serve others, and he will be sadly missed.”
The Crossroads and YES TV Board Members, staff and volunteers will continue to pray for David’s family, friends and colleagues.
John 11:25-26, Jesus told her, “I am the resurrection and the life. Anyone who believes in me will live, even after dying. Everyone who lives in me and believes in me will never die.”
Crossroads is Canada’s leading Christian voice in media, providing faith and values content for people of all ages. For over 55 years, Crossroads has been connecting millions of viewers worldwide to the Good News of Jesus Christ through inspirational content and has answered more than 12 Million prayer calls. 100 Huntley Street, the flagship program of Crossroads founded by Rev. David Mainse, remains the sixth longest-running daily show in TV history with over 12,000 episodes. Crossroads is also a highly respected and effective not-for-profit aid agency, having responded in times of natural disaster worldwide, raising funds and partnering with on-site, non-government organizations for emergency relief and long-term rebuilding strategies.
ABOUT YES TV®
YES TV® is a commercial television station committed to positive, family-friendly, entertainment programming. YES TV® is licensed and regulated by the CRTC as a religious channel and an exclusively Canadian television station, available in 6.9 million homes across Canada. YES TV® consists of three over-the-air conventional stations, two local stations, CKCS-DT (Calgary, AB) and CKES-DT (Edmonton, AB), and one regional broadcaster, CITS-DT (Hamilton, ON). The regional broadcaster primarily reaches the Greater Toronto Area with re-broadcast transmitters in Kitchener, London, and Ottawa. YES TV® is a brand of CTS, a Canadian incorporated non-profit.