Board appoints interim executive director

Sunday, January 15, 2017

The Executive Board of the Canadian Conference of Mennonite Brethren Churches announced Jan. 15, 2017, Steve Berg appointed interim executive director effective Feb. 1, 2017.

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Q&A with moderator Bruce Enns

Saturday, December 3, 2016

Moderator Bruce Enns replies to questions about executive leadership transition.

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Executive director leaves position

Friday, November 25, 2016

The Executive Board of the Canadian Conference of Mennonite Brethren Churches (CCMBC) announced today that Willy Reimer will be leaving his position as Executive Director effective November 25,…

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Well done, good and faithful servants

Monday, October 24, 2016

From development workers to orchestra directors to databases, a host of MB leaders and projects received accolades this fall: Ron Toews, director of L2L (the leadership development arm…

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CMU recognizes distinguished alumni with 2016 awards

Friday, September 16, 2016

CMU president Cheryl Pauls is pleased to present the distinguished alumni awards to Peter Guenther, Adrienne Wiebe, Ron Toews and Brad Leitch on Sept. 24, 2016.

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Glass half full?

Friday, January 1, 2016

In 1996, Christian A. Schwarz (Natural Church Development) identified eight quality control characteristics of growing churches (e.g., empowering leadership, gift-oriented ministry, passionate spirituality).

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“Transformissional” – One conversation at a time

Friday, May 1, 2015

Ron Toews “Coach training has given me a practical road map for conversations with others to help them discern where God is at work in, through and around…

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Bethany College announces 2015 closure

Monday, December 22, 2014

The board of Bethany College, Hepburn, Sask., emerged from December board meetings with sobering news: the current school year (2014–2015) will be the 87-year-old rural Saskatchewan institution’s final year.

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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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Resourcing radical

Thursday, May 1, 2014

The body of Christ is at the centre of what God is up to in the world, his primary tool to accomplish his mission. But mission – or missio Dei – is not merely an activity of the church; it is an attribute of God. Jesus sent the church into the world to “be missionary.”

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Preparing and repairing the saints: An interview with Ron Toews

Tuesday, January 1, 2013

The Canadian Conference of MB Churches recently hired Ron Toews as director of leadership development. Laura Kalmar sat down with Ron in September to talk about his personal…

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Leadership development director goes national

Friday, June 1, 2012

Ron Toews has been appointed director of leadership development for the Canadian Conference of Mennonite Brethren Churches (CCMBC). This role will encompass oversight of the department currently called church ministries. Toews will work out of B.C., where he previously served a similar leadership development function since 2009 and pioneered the In Service virtual equipping seminars.

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Transitions

Thursday, January 1, 2009

Introducing Ron Toews, Peter Dennison, Jay Neufeld

Farewell to Lawrence and Selma Warkentin, Herb and Maureen Klassen

Changes for Graeme Isbister, Mennonite Brethren Mission and Service International (MBMSI)

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