Items of Interest and Upcoming Events for the Week of April 17, 2014:
Blessings on your weekend as you remember and celebrate the death, burial and resurrection of our Lord and Saviour, Jesus Christ. He is risen! Christ is risen indeed!
Transformational Learning Communities – The Western Canadian District presents a 5-location tour: Seek & Save – Rethinking Evangelism. RSVP now online for your location: Edmonton, May 21; Calgary, May 22; Grande Prairie, May 27; Vermilion, May 28; or Innisfail, May 29. Download poster here. Register here.
Ambrose University – Scholarship Application Deadline Extended. Students who wish to apply for the Church Servant Leadership Scholarship and Entrance Scholarships now have until April 15. See www.ambrose.edu.
Spring Modular Courses – for Seminary and Undergraduates. See course offerings here.
All in the Family
Podium Available – The Arabic Alliance Church has a movable podium to give away. Download details here.
Job Board – See new job postings here, plus a link to opportunities in the Canadian Midwest District.
Connect and Contribute
Love in Motion (National) – Raise important support for vulnerable and at-risk communities in every C&MA District by participating in a Cycling Tour or Motorcycle Tour with Ride2014. Regular rates for registration end on April 30, they double after that! Check out the new video on our home page. Join now!
Seek + Save: Exponential East Live (Web) – April 28- May 1 online. Fueled by a goal to help as many as possible: church planters, leaders, launch teams, small groups and even full churches “rethink” what it means to effectively join Jesus in His core mission while on earth (Luke 19:10), Exponential will offer a live, high-quality webcast of their conference. Click here to get in on this great event!
Kairos (Ambrose, Calgary) – April 28-May 2.Mobilize the church to engage with the nations of the world. Take this one week course at Ambrose University. Click here for more info and promote it to your congregation with this PPT slide.
Crisis Response Training (Web) – May 15 and 22. Help your community prepare for and recover resiliently from crisis and disaster, through these webinars. Click here for details.
Unleashing Intercession Seminar (Spruce Grove) – May 23-24, with Dr. T.V. Thomas at Spruce Grove Alliance Church. Sponsored by Alliance Pray! Team and the Western District Office. Identify, equip and embrace intercessors; experience and expand corporate intercessory prayer and unleash this ministry in your church. Sign up, then print and share this poster to engage your congregation.
Caring for Third Country Kids and Missionary Kids (Ambrose, Calgary) – June 13-14, the Jaffray Centre for Global Initiatives and the Canadian MK Network present this Jaffray keeperCareSymposium. Find current resources and interact with member-care personnel, parents and TCKs. For more info, click here.
Living Waters National Leadership Training Conference (Calgary) – July 6-12 at Entheos Retreat Centre. Living Waters is an in-depth healing, teaching and discipleship series which lays a foundation for relational wholeness. The purpose of this conference is to deepen the healing of leaders and train those eligible to run the program within their church or ministry. Click here for full details.
Transformation in Action
- LIFE TRANSFORMATION RESOURCES:
- Pastoral Effectiveness
- Personal Care and Leadership Development
- CHURCH TRANSFORMATION RESOURCES:
- Building Teams/Hiring Policies
- Church Effectiveness
- Church Multiplication
- Discipleship Pathways
- Pastors’ Wives
- Rural Church Pastors Network
- WCD Women’s Ministries
- WORLD TRANSFORMATION RESOURCES:
- International Workers
- World Links
- Our C&MA Family
- Resources and Global Vault