Upcoming Events

Jul
4
Mon
all-day Gallery 7: Summer Drama Blast @ Abbotsford Community Arts Addition
Gallery 7: Summer Drama Blast @ Abbotsford Community Arts Addition
Jul 4 – Jul 22 all-day
Gallery 7: Summer Drama Blast @ Abbotsford Community Arts Addition | Abbotsford | British Columbia | Canada
Gallery 7 Theatre presents Summer Drama Blast 2016, an explosion of theatre fun for young people ages 6 – 18. One-week camps run July 4-22, 2016 at the Abbotsford Community Arts Addition, 2329 Crescent Way. [...]
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[...]
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[...]
Nov
5
Sat
all-day MCBC Pastor/Spouse Retreat @ Camp Squeah
MCBC Pastor/Spouse Retreat @ Camp Squeah
Nov 5 – Nov 6 all-day
November 5-6, 2016 will be the MCBC Pastor/Spouse Retreat at Camp Squeah. The guest speaker will be Betty Pries (who was our speaker at LEAD this past year). There will also be an option of[...]
Nov
18
Fri
all-day MCBC Sr. Impact Youth Retreat @ Camp Squeah
MCBC Sr. Impact Youth Retreat @ Camp Squeah
Nov 18 – Nov 20 all-day
November 18-20, 2016 will be MCBC Sr. Impact Youth Retreat at Camp Squeah.   Save the date!

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.


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Notes Along the Journey of Reconciliation…

Written by Lydia Cruttwell, Pastor of FUMC On April 9th, at Columbia Bible College – located on the traditional territory of the Sumas & Matsqui peoples — Mennonites and Indigenous Elders spent time talking together.  And perhaps more importantly, we came to...

Sweat Lodge Experience

Written by Geoff Gould, Director of SEED On March 20, 2016 I attended a Sweat Lodge, at the Coqualeetza/Sto:lo Nation grounds, within Chilliwack. Our leader was Eddie Gardner, a First Nations elder, and I was there with my friend Brander Raven McDonald. I arrived...

The Doctrine of Discovery

Written by Stan Olson Since the Truth and Reconciliation Commission sessions in Vancouver in 2013, we have become much more aware of terrible abuses in the Indian Residential Schools and their ongoing devastating effects on the Indigenous people whose ancestors were...

Wrongs to Rights: An Overview of the Special Edition of INTOTEMAK

Written by John Heinrichs* Wrongs to Rights is a book/magazine that should be very important to Mennonites in Canada at this time. It is important because Canada’s Truth and Reconciliation Commission just recently finished its hearings and released its “Calls to...

Legacy Giving Coordinator

Mennonite Church British Columbia [MCBC] is looking for a committed, self-motivated individual interested in connecting with persons looking for information on planned giving to MCBC, utilizing the services of Mennonite Foundation of Canada [MFC]. This person will...

Notes from Kelowna First Mennonite Church

1. Kelowna First Mennonite Church is 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

It’s been almost 10 years since our 2007 covenant signing. We are looking for ideas on how we could celebrate a decade together. Please email Janette Thiessen with your suggestions at: admin@mcbc.ca or...