Canadian Baptist of Western Canada

Archive for March, 2017

News & Notes Vol 13 No. 13

Of Prayer and Many Other Things Dear friends, I had two very exciting experiences of public prayer in the last two weeks.  They were so poignant and meaningful to me that I thought I would share them. The first was at the Provincial Leadership Prayer Breakfast in British Columbia.  I have experienced several Prayer Breakfasts […]

News & Notes Vol 13 No. 12

Transitions & Thankfulness. Dear friends, In the first newsletter of this month I outlined some major changes that were unfolding at the CBWC.  What I was not free to speak to at that time was that Bob Webber will be transitioning out of his role as Director of Ministries.  Bob and his wife Faye have […]

News & Notes Vol 13 No. 11

Balancing Between Extremes Dear friends, Today’s newsletter is a devotional and reflection on contrasting choices we are faced with I trust that it is helpful and meaningful. It tends not to be a newsy newsletter but a more reflective and indeed theological and practical newsletter this week. Thanks for your patience. God be with you. […]

News & Notes Vol 13 No. 10

Baptist World Alliance Statement on Refugees Dear friends, I am at the meetings of the Executive of the Baptist World Alliance (BWA) held in Falls Church in Washington, DC.  What a tumultuous time to be meeting as the international Baptist family!  It is also so very much worth remembering that today is International Women’s Day […]

News & Notes Vol 13 No. 9

A time of prayer and transitions Dear friends, There is a well-known Chinese expression (or general expression from Asia) that says we live in interesting times. It is indeed true in the family of churches called the CBWC. It is often been said that change is seen as loss and that loss needs to be […]