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Canadian Baptist staff serve churches by providing information, resources, mentoring and support for the work churches do every day in their communities. One way our staff keep in touch is through CBWC Blogs. We hope many of these will interest you.

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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 … Continue reading “News & Notes Vol 13 No. 10”

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 … Continue reading “News & Notes Vol 13 No. 9”

News & Notes Vol 13 No. 8

An Introduction to an Introduction to Easter – Part 2 Dear friends, We have been looking at what it is like to prepare for Lent. We have explained the advantages of doing that both for our own sakes, our own way of remembering, and in preparing for Easter but, also very much so that we … Continue reading “News & Notes Vol 13 No. 8”

LaVerne Louise Waldock

The Reverend LaVerne Louise Waldock (nee Lofgren) passed away peacefully on Wednesday, February 8, 2017 in Calgary, AB. She was born September 30, 1932 in San Jose, California and lived a full life in the USA, Canada, India, France, Zaire, Kenya, and Sri Lanka. Her career included teaching, ministering, cataloguing an academic library, and establishing … Continue reading “LaVerne Louise Waldock”

Martha Agnes Easter

It is with great sadness that we announce the passing of Martha Agnes Easter (nee Worthy) on January 9, 2017. Martha was born in Shaunavon, SK on November 4, 1935 and was the youngest of 4 children. She is survived by her husband (John) and 3 children (Martha Jean, Ian, and Elizabeth). Martha and John … Continue reading “Martha Agnes Easter”

News & Notes Vol 13 No. 7

An introduction to an introduction to Easter Dear friends, As many of you are aware from common conversation and recent studies a large number of people in this country claim they are Christian and affiliated with a particular church.  You may also be aware that very few attend or are part of a Christian community … Continue reading “News & Notes Vol 13 No. 7”

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Dennis Stone, Alberta/NWT Regional Minister

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Faye Reynolds, Women in Focus

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Shannon Youell, Church Planting Director

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