Margaret’s great gift: she loves these “drugging youth”

Monday, December 1, 2014

JOS, Nigeria “I want to be a mommy to you.” It was three days before Christmas 2011 when Margaret Ahmed walked into a drug den and declared this…

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December Transitions 2014

Monday, December 1, 2014

Shane Woodlief began as lead pastor at Dalhousie Community Church, Calgary, Oct. 19, 2014. He holds a BA and MA from Andersonville Theological Seminary, Camilla, Ga., and an…

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Chinese appointment fosters closer ties

Wednesday, November 26, 2014

On Aug. 8, 2014, BCMB announced David Leung’s appointment to a newly created position, assistant to the conference minister for Chinese churches (ACMCC), starting in September 2014. Leung…

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Pastor serves Justice for 25 years

Monday, November 17, 2014

On Sept. 7, 2014, the congregation of Justice (Man.) MB Church celebrated the 25 years pastor Gerry Harms has served the congregation. Before Harms was called to Justice…

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Church Anniversaries

Saturday, November 1, 2014

A celebration service Nov. 2, 2014, marks 50 years of Forest Grove Community Church, Saskatoon. Jan. 12, 1964, 99 members from Central MB Church, Saskatoon, chartered Nutana MB…

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November Transitions 2014

Saturday, November 1, 2014

Andy J. Funk began his ministry at Selkirk (Man.) Community Church May 27, 2014, as lead pastor. He graduated with a BTh from Canadian Mennonite University, Winnipeg, in…

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October Transitions 2014

Wednesday, October 1, 2014

Greg Reed began as pastor of family ministries at Waterloo Mennonite Brethren Church Aug. 11, 2014. With a BA (honours economics) from University of Waterloo and a BEd…

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Put your shoes on and go

Monday, September 22, 2014

The first paid female pastor in a Canadian MB church never asked for the title. “I didn’t push for it,” says Salome Hiebert, but “if God opens a door for me, I should be willing to walk through. That’s where his promises become so evident to me.”

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Willingdon pastor resigns

Monday, September 8, 2014

John Neufeld, lead pastor of Willingdon Church, Burnaby, B.C., has resigned, effective immediately. He served the congregation for 15 years. In his final sermon, Sept. 7, 2014, Neufeld…

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9 ways to fight human trafficking

Monday, September 1, 2014

1. Change your language Instead of “prostitute” (or a derogatory synonym), say “prostituted women” or “victims of prostitution.” Most prostituted women entered the sex trade by 12; some,…

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New position connects Chinese churches

Monday, September 1, 2014

In August, the B.C. conference (BCMB) executive board appointed David Leung to the new volunteer position of Assistant to the Conference Minister for Chinese Churches, effective Sept. 1,…

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Staff appointment

Monday, September 1, 2014

On June 1, the C2C Network appointed Scott Thomas as its second associate national director, based in Toronto. Scott has been working with C2C since last December on a…

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Church anniversary

Monday, September 1, 2014

Gospel Mission Church, Carrot River, Sask., celebrated 75 years, July 20, 2014, with two worship services, a potluck, children’s activities and a free community barbeque. The church was…

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Featured Contributor

Monday, September 1, 2014

September’s cover photographer Jay Siemens is a self-taught, professional photographer and videographer from Altona, Man. Usually armed with a fishing rod in one hand and a camera in…

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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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