Bethany College announces 2015 closure

Posted on Monday, December 22nd, 2014 by Elenore Doerksen in L2L, News | Comments (2)

Rural Bible school to close at end of academic year December 22, 2014 HEPBURN, SASK.—The board of Bethany College, Hepburn, Sask., emerged from December board meetings with sobering news: the current academic year (2014–2015) will be the 87-year-old rural Saskatchewan institution’s final year. The college, co-sponsored by the Mennonite Brethren churches of Saskatchewan and Alberta, and the Saskatchewan Evangelical Mennonite Mission Conference, began as a Bible school in 1927 and was renamed in 2002, following full accreditation with the Accrediting […]

Stewardship representatives end ministry with CCMBC

Posted on Wednesday, July 30th, 2014 by Elenore Doerksen in L2L, News, Stewardship | No Comments

WINNIPEG July 1, 2014 The Canadian Conference of MB Churches regrets to announce the permanent layoff of our four stewardship representatives, with the fifth set to retire at the end of July 2014. CCMBC recently reported on the restructuring of its financial ministries, which includes the launch of a new entity called CCMBC Legacy Investments Inc. These changes have led to a new regulatory environment, including certification requirements for employees. As such, all five stewardship representatives will cease to serve […]

Seminary student gets big picture

Posted on Monday, July 7th, 2014 by Elenore Doerksen in L2L, News | No Comments

WINNIPEG “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 Good News; my life should look like good news to people around me.” A graduate student at Mennonite Brethren Biblical Seminary Canada on the Canadian Mennonite University campus, McCamis says learning about God’s mission in the world strengthens her desire to demonstrate God’s love and compassion for people. McCamis served part-time […]

MinistryLift Leadership Conference

Posted on Wednesday, April 16th, 2014 by CCMBC Communications in L2L, News | No Comments

We want to invite you to the upcoming MinistryLift Leadership Conference on May 31 (8:30 am – 4:30 pm, PDT) at MBBS-ACTS Seminaries (7600 Glover Road in Langley, BC) and via live-streaming. Theme Taking Your Leadership to the Next Level. The conference features five leadership equipping tracks:          Building Healthy Ministry Teams with Dr. Don Page          Engaging Conflict for God with Alan Simpson          Leadership Coaching with Dr. Randy Wollf          Ministry Leadership Sustainability with Bob […]

Update from Resourcing Churches & Developing Leaders

Posted on Monday, November 25th, 2013 by Roger Villeneuve in L2L | No Comments

Camp Ministries Directors Nineteen participants from eight MB Camps gathered in Richmond, B.C., November 7-9, 2013 for times of prayer, fellowship, and resourcing one another. Camps have an integral role in developing young leaders. The event highlighted best practices for developing young women and men to be godly in their camping ministry roles as exemplars. Participants valued the opportunity to experience community with others that share a common vision from across Canada. Leadership Training Ministry Grant The Leadership Training Matching […]