August Issue 2014

Sunday, August 31, 2014

Features Gathering 2014 CCMBC receives approval for sandbox CCMBC restructures financial ministries, presents budget Ministry updates Board of faith and life L2L  Experience Vancouver photo essay Gathering 2014:…

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CFL newbie knows his family is behind him

Saturday, August 30, 2014

A single family occupied a whole section at BC Place stadium in Vancouver this summer. Some 75 family and extended family members, plus many of their friends, turned out to cheer on rookie player Matthias Goossen, a member of Willingdon Church, Burnaby, B.C.

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Memories of faith-filled father kept evergreen

Friday, August 29, 2014

Since Eric Schmidt’s death to kidney cancer, Jan. 31, 2009, his family has wanted to plant a tree in his memory.

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A note of hope from Ukraine

Thursday, August 28, 2014

Ukraine has a long history of unrest. Countless men and women have fled west, seeking refuge from brutal abuse and bloodshed. In 1919, it was young Marichen, who…

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Wright re-releases sermons on discipleship

Tuesday, August 26, 2014

Following Jesus: Biblical Reflections on Discipleship (updated edition)
Author: N.T. Wright
Besides offering an example of discipleship himself within academia, N.T. Wright isn’t typically known for his work on the topic of discipleship…

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2014 Summer camp photo gallery

Tuesday, August 12, 2014

Faces and fun from MB summer camps across Canada

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L2L update

Friday, August 1, 2014

At the nine-year mark, his church was in vision drift, said pastor Brad Sumner at the L2L breakout session at Gathering 2014. Jericho Ridge Community Church, Langley, B.C.,…

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August Transitions 2014

Friday, August 1, 2014

The Alberta Conference of Mennonite Brethren Churches welcomed Paul J. Loewen as conference minister, based in Calgary, July 1, 2014. Paul recently finished a transitional pastorate at Waterloo…

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CCMBC helps pastor go to school

Friday, August 1, 2014

“The more I study, the more I want to be the best follower of Christ that I can be,” says seminary student Kathy McCamis. “Jesus came to bring…

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German Baptists in South Russia

Friday, August 1, 2014

German Baptists in South Russia Johann E. Pritzkau, trans. Walter Regehr Kindred Productions It is often counterintuitive to think that the study of historical documents will lead to…

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Celebrating the local church

Friday, August 1, 2014

I love the local church. I’m in awe of God’s amazing plan to use the local church to give witness to the reality of the transforming gospel of…

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Old Testament prophets confront today’s problems

Friday, August 1, 2014

Reality, Grief, Hope: Three Urgent Prophetic Tasks Walter Brueggemann Eerdmans Publishing As one of the world’s most prolific and significant Old Testament scholars, Walter Brueggemann continues to do…

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Gathering 2014: Multiplying for mission

Friday, August 1, 2014

“I’ve been asked many times about why we talk about multiplication,” said executive director Willy Reimer in reference to CCMBC’s new mission statement: “To multiply Christ-centred churches to…

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Testimony: From coat sale to clothed in Christ

Friday, August 1, 2014

“My story is part of the story of God,” says Véronique Beaudin. She thanks God for carrying her through severe depression and suicidal episodes to healing and flourishing….

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Experience Vancouver

Friday, August 1, 2014

Experience Vancouver was a tour (either on foot or by bus) highlighting various Mennonite Brethren ministries throughout downtown Vancouver. It offered participants a small taste of how MB…

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