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Brian Stelck

August 20, 2016 — It is with great sadness that we share the news of the death of our dear friend and Past President Rev. Dr. Brian Stelck. Carey Theological College, Institute and Centre was led by Brian’s vision and care from 1994 – 2013. There will be two memorial services. The first will be […]

Petition on Euthanasia and Paliative Care

January 11, 2016 — As a member of the Evangelical Fellowship of Canada, the CBWC has received the following letter from EFC President Bruce Clemenger concerning the proposed federal legislation on the legalization of euthanasia.  The CBWC is posting this letter on our website to share our concern about an issue that affects all Canadians and […]

Engage — Together!

Once again, the CBWC is planning a series of Celebration Dinners so worshippers from local and regional CBWC congregations can build relationships with each other and discover together how God is calling us to serve Him together. Four Celebration Dinners are being planned for the spring, while more will be scheduled in other locations in […]

George Munchinsky

September 24, 2014 — We were saddened to learn of the passing of George Munchinsky, a man of God who had pastored several CBWC churches. George died on September 18 at the age of 79 in Olds, AB of complications due to cancer.  George had served as pastor of three CBWC churches:  Grace-Kildonan Church in Winnipeg […]

Kathy Janzen

September 9, 2014 — The CBWC was saddened to learn that Kathleen Marie Janzen (nee Hilde) passed away peacefully at home into the presence of our Lord Jesus Christ on Sunday morning, September 7, 2014 at the age of 77 years, following a year’s battle with colon cancer. She was born on March 25, 1937 […]

New Heartland Regional Minister

May 14, 2014 —  On behalf of the Board of the Canadian Baptists of Western Canada, we are very pleased to announce the appointment of a Heartland Regional Minister.  After an excellent search process with a deep field of candidates thoughtful interviews, and careful deliberation, the Search Committee unanimously recommended to the CBWC Board Reverend Mark […]

CBWC Forum: Start Talking!

  The CBWC has added a discussion forum to its website to encourage members of CBWC churches to connect with each other and build momentum around shared ministry interests.  Go to sign up. The CBWC Forum is intended to be a place where pastors, ministry leaders, CBWC staff and church members from different congregations can […]

Seeking Heartland Regional Minister

March 13, 2014 – The CBWC hopes to hire a Regional Minister for the Heartland.  A job description has been posted in the Careers section of the CBWC website.  The deadline for applications in March 31, 2014. Once hired, the new Heartland Regional Minister will work with CBWC churches and pastors in Saskatchewan and Manitoba […]

Devin Seghers Resigns

January 22, 2014 — It is with deep regret that we announce that the Reverend Devin Seghers, Regional Minister for the Heartland has tendered his resignation.  Devin served with great grace and a deep love for the Heartland churches.  His ministry, to date spans twenty-five years and, has all been in the Heartland, including excellent […]

2014 Celebration Dinners

Want to learn more about the family of churches known as the CBWC? Interested in partnering with like-minded people in your community and across the West for the sake of the Kingdom? Join us at a Celebration Dinner: an event for those who want to know more about how we can serve God better together. […]