Upcoming Events

Oct
6
Thu
all-day Deep Faith: Anabaptist Faith For... @ AMBS
Deep Faith: Anabaptist Faith For... @ AMBS
Oct 6 – Oct 8 all-day
Deep Faith: Anabaptist Faith Formation for All Ages @ AMBS | Elkhart | Indiana | United States
Deep Faith: Anabaptist Faith Formation for All Ages: Oct. 6–8 at Anabaptist Mennonite Biblical Seminary (AMBS), Elkhart, Indiana. This practical event will empower Anabaptist pastors, teachers and lay leaders in the church to develop a[...]
6:00 pm Suicide Awareness – Because Ever... @ Clearbrook Public Library (Meeting Room)
Suicide Awareness – Because Ever... @ Clearbrook Public Library (Meeting Room)
Oct 6 @ 6:00 pm – 8:30 pm
Suicide Awareness – Because Every Life Matters @ Clearbrook Public Library (Meeting Room) | Abbotsford | British Columbia | Canada
Communitas Supportive Care Society is hosting a free workshop titled Suicide Awareness – Because Every Life Matters. The workshop will be held Thursday October 6th, 2016 from 6:00-8:30 pm in the Meeting Room at the[...]
Oct
13
Thu
2:00 pm Missional Essentials: A Guide fo... @ Southside Community Church
Missional Essentials: A Guide fo... @ Southside Community Church
Oct 13 @ 2:00 pm – 9:00 pm
Missional Essentials: A Guide for Experiencing God's Mission @ Southside Community Church | Surrey | British Columbia | Canada
How does missional theology work its way out int he practice of God’s people? Missional Essentials is a wonderful tool for helping any group of Christ followers understand how God is at work in the[...]
Oct
14
Fri
all-day MCBC Women’s Retreat – Piecing T... @ Camp Squeah
MCBC Women’s Retreat – Piecing T... @ Camp Squeah
Oct 14 – Oct 16 all-day
MCBC Women’s Retreat - Piecing Together Our Identity @ Camp Squeah
Come join us for this year’s MCBC Women’s Retreat – Piecing Together Our Identity October 14-16, 2016 We have the honor of hosting and learning from Song Yang Her. Song currently lives in Thornton, Colorado[...]
Oct
22
Sat
9:30 am Congregational Gathering: Hearin... @ Emmanuel Mennonite Church
Congregational Gathering: Hearin... @ Emmanuel Mennonite Church
Oct 22 @ 9:30 am
A meeting of congregations is being planned for Saturday, October 22nd, 2016 starting at 9:30am (9am for coffee) at Emmanuel Mennonite Church (3471 Clearbrook Rd. Abbotsford, BC V2T 5N1). The gathering will be a time[...]

Mennonite Church British Columbia exists to help congregations be Anabaptist, Missional, and Connected.

 

Our Identity and Purpose

Mennonite Church British Columbia is a faith community of Christian churches with a passionate allegiance to Jesus Christ, our Saviour and Lord. Our purpose is to enable congregations to individually and collectively engage most fully in the mission of Christ.

Videos

The Way Forward

by Garry Janzen, MCBC Executive Minister Jesus prayed in John 17:20-23, “My prayer is not for them (his disciples) alone. I pray also for those who will believe in me through their message, that all of them may be one, Father, just as you are in me and I am in you....

The Gospel Going Out: A Reflection on Acts 8

by James Wittenberg, Pastor of Sherbrooke MC Chapter 8 of the book of Acts is one of my favorite chapters in the Bible. Throughout the book of Acts, we watch the fledgling church advance through the power of the Holy Spirit. But the church of Jerusalem was in big...

MC Canada Assembly 2016: God, Faith, People

by Aften Thiessen, MCBC Communications Director The first full day of the MC Canada Assembly 2016: God, Faith, People began at 8:30 on Thursday, July 7th with worship and scripture enactment. This then led into our first plenary session where Sefwat Marzouk, Assistant...

Major Resolutions Passed at MC Canada Assembly 2016

Being a Faithful Church (BFC) • One of our foundations of unity has been the Confession of Faith in a Mennonite Perspective. We recommend that it continue to serve the church in the ways suggested in the Introduction of the Confession itself. • We call upon our family...

The Future of Neo-Anabaptism

by Henry Neufeld “We are not living in the 16th century and whatever is called Anabaptism today inevitably looks and sounds quite different,” said Dr. Paul Martens.  Hence “neo-Anabaptism” is a way of naming the connections between the past and present: a new way of...

Maps and the Age of Exploration

by Greg Thiessen, Metzger Collection Manager Maps and the Age of Exploration is a new feature exhibit on display at the Metzger Collection, located at Columbia Bible College in Abbotsford.  The exhibit features maps from the Middle Age through the 17th Century, and...

News from Kelowna First Mennonite

1. We are pleased to announce that Jerry Buhler, our interim pastor, has extended his contract for another year. 2. New stories have been added to anabaptiststories.com, our series on Anabaptists from their beginning to the present. What a...

MCBC Covenant Celebration

Soon it will be 10 years since our 2007 covenant signing. We are looking for ideas on how we could celebrate a decade together. Please contact Janette Thiessen with your suggestions at: 604-850-6658 or admin@mcbc.ca.