At 80, Columbia is still pursuing the mission

Friday, December 16, 2016

“When we realized that this year marked 80 years since our beginnings, we decided to use this ‘birthday’ as an opportunity to ensure that we are still, by God’s grace, ‘pursuing the mission,’” said president Bryan Born at Columbia Bible College’s annual fundraising dinner, Oct. 21, 2016.

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PCO 2016

Wednesday, August 24, 2016

After interacting with provincial conference ministers, professors from MB Biblical Seminary and Columbia Bible College and leaders from CCMBC ministries like L2L and the C2C Network over June 14–16, 2016, Pastors Credentialing Orientation graduates received communion and prayers of blessing and commissioning.

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Student tears down walls by rebuilding them

Wednesday, July 27, 2016

“My prayer was that God would use our help…so that through our work, they’d have a restored house and a saved spirit,” says Columbia Bible College student Matthew Janzen about his volunteer service with Mennonite Disaster Service.

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Columbia Bible College graduation 2016

Tuesday, April 26, 2016

Columbia Bible College held its 80th commencement ceremony Apr. 23, 2016, at Abbotsford (B.C.) Pentecostal Assembly. The large graduating class was awarded 48 certificates, 32 diplomas and 49 Bas.

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Columbia Bible College upbeat about future

Thursday, November 12, 2015
Columbia Bible College annual fundraising dinner

For the second year in a row, enrollment for first-year courses has remained steady at Columbia Bible College, checking a previous pattern of decline at the Abbotsford, B.C., institution.

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New beginnings

Monday, September 21, 2015

The ad on the radio makes me smile: a daughter anticipates Mom’s annual pep talk on the potential for new beginnings. As a mother of four sons, I can…

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Columbia Bible College graduation 2015

Friday, May 8, 2015

Columbia Bible College, Abbotsford, B.C., held its 79th commencement ceremony Apr. 18, 2015, at Abbotsford (B.C.) Pentecostal Assembly, awarding a total of 100 diplomas and certificates.

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Secret list + urgent vision = church launch

Thursday, April 23, 2015

Bakerview MB Church in Abbotsford, B.C., was once just a vision – an urgent sense shared by the members of Clearbrook MB Church in the same district. The story was recounted during Bakerview’s 50th anniversary celebrations.

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Experience the Bible up close

Wednesday, March 11, 2015

“It’s like a walk through a Bible encyclopedia,” said B.C. conference minister Rob Thiessen after his tour of the the Metzger Historical Collection. The display, which contains more than 1,200 museum-quality replicas of archaeological artifacts and works of art, is housed in a newly-designed space in Columbia Bible College’s Resource Centre.

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Does the Bible really have authority?

Sunday, March 1, 2015

Throughout church history, Christians have affirmed that the Bible is the authoritative Word of God. But what does that actually mean? While serving in southern Africa, I met…

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Columbia outlook brighter at 2014 AGM

Friday, November 21, 2014

Compared to last year, Columbia Bible College, Abbotsford, B.C., reports encouraging results.

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CBC graduation 2014

Friday, April 25, 2014

  Abbotsford, B.C. Columbia Bible College held its 78th commencement ceremony Apr. 19, 2014, at Abbotsford (B.C.) Pentecostal Assembly. The 132 graduates comprised one of the largest graduating…

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Praxis visits Big Apple

Tuesday, April 1, 2014

A new Columbia Bible College diploma program that focuses on mission in urban settings took seven students to New York for an up-close look.

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College navigates challenges of current realities

Tuesday, November 5, 2013

For some years, post-secondary institutions have been grappling with accelerated change. Columbia Bible College in Abbotsford, B.C., knows the issues well, has introduced many initiatives, and is planning a range of further measures to meet new financial and student realities.

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Jesus challenges priorities

Friday, November 1, 2013

Jesus on Justice: Living Lives of Compassion and Conviction By: Don Posterksi
Is one’s spiritual health separate from the overall well-being of society? Can a Christian interact with civil society while maintaining a commitment to dynamic discipleship to Jesus?

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