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Jun 2019

by Ron Osborne and MaryAnn Wiebe English Language Ministries is a ministry that reaches out to new Canadians to help them develop their language skills and adjust to life in Canada in an environment that models Christ’s love. We meet on Monday and Tuesday evenings. 24 people volunteered their time this past year – acting as conversation partners, preparing snacks, setting up the space, and building relationships with learners. Our learners come from all over the world, various walks of life, ranging in age from 17 to 70, and various faith backgrounds......

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June 05, 2019

By Harvey Gamble The Thursday morning men’s group continues. We have around twelve men that we keep in contact with, but the attendance varies. Several men that have moved away still come to meet with...


May 14, 2019

By Paul Klein Each Sunday, we are blessed to have a capable team of coffee hospitality volunteers who are dedicated to providing, not just the physical components of a cup of coffee or tea, but...


April 25, 2019

Bow Valley Christian Church’s Ministry to Men continues to build a framework for men to strengthen their relationships with God, their wives, their children, and their community. While it’s easy to get wrapped up in...


April 09, 2019

By Jody Barrett The kiosk on Sunday mornings is a hub of activity. Providing useful information to a first time visitor or aiding others with general questions is a great way for me to connect...


April 09, 2019

By Craig Dilts This year the World Outreach team has shifted our vision surrounding short term missions to allow more opportunities for our church family and community to participate through and with our supported organizations....


El Salvador Missions Highlight from Heather Parker
April 04, 2019

This past September I had the opportunity to go on an exposure trip with Compassion Canada to El Salvador.  Before going I didn’t realize how large the impact of sponsoring a child or supporting a...


March 26, 2019

By Gay Staroszik We are women from different backgrounds, nationalities, and walks of life – with the common theme of being women living post-divorce.  We meet once a week to journey through the muddy waters...


Mission Trip Reflections by Linda Anderson
November 28, 2018

I thought I knew what Compassion did.  I had no idea, really. In June, when Mike Schuster represented Compassion at Bow Valley, Jim and I felt moved to sponsor a child.  We chose Manuel Gonzalez...


October 06, 2018

Psalm 108 says in part, Have you rejected us, O God? Will you no longer march with our armies? Oh, please help us against our enemies, for all human help is useless. With God’s help...


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