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Items of Interest and Upcoming Events as of October 28, 2014:

Final Prayer Retreat Countdown!  

Come Hungry! Come Thirsty! Check out the latest video from Brent Trask and the schedule for Prayer Retreat Click here . If you have questions about your registration, please contact Becky at office@transformcma.ca.

In the loop…Highlights from Sep/Oct DEXCOM Meeting in Calgary
To see newsletter click here.

Did you know we have a WCD Facebook page?

Then.. sign up and read how Dead Kurpjuweit is using Facebook to promote the excellent work of an artist in his community. Click here to see WCD Facebook Page.

A Call for Candidates for District Superintendent WCD  

A call for candidates has been issued by the WCD Nominating Committee for the position of District Superintendent for the Western Canadian District. The incumbent D.S., Rev. Brent Trask, is completing his first four-year term and will allow his name to stand for a second four year term. If you feel God is calling you to fulfill this task, please communicate with the Chair of the Nominations Committee. See further details at the download link on our jobs page HERE.

EVENTS & EQUIPPING

Tim Neufeld (from Starfield) and the Glory Boys in Concert – Nov 15

Date: Saturday, Nov. 15th – Doors open at 6:30 PM Show is at 7:00 PM.   Cost: $10.00 / ticket – Pre-buy tickets are available at the Rockyview Alliance Church Office and Tickets will also be available at the door the night of the concert.  To see poster click here.  Location: Rockyview Alliance Church, 6927 Rundlehorn Drive NE, Calgary, AB

Living Waters Seminar – December 4th 

“Pastoral Approaches: The Church and Same-Sex Attraction”; Date: Thursday, Location: Heartland Alliance Church; Sherwood Park.  Click here for a printable poster with details.

Paul Baloche Christmas Worship Tour – Dec 11, 14, 15

Dec. 11 in Calgary at First Alliance Church (tickets); Dec. 14 in Red Deer at Crossroads Church (tickets); Dec. 15 in Sherwood at Sherwood Park Alliance Church (tickets).

Holy Spirit Encounter in Canmore: January 6 – 8

Come with expectancy. Learn, encounter, receive and be equipped by the Spirit. Set aside obstacles so the power of the Spirit can be released freely in your life. Need more info? A sample overview of the Encounter is available for download here. Registration details will be available soon.

 Coach Training Seminar – Jan 28

Sharpen your question asking skills through a one day coach training workshop – This training is offered by Ed Temple, a Certified Executive Coach (CEC) from Royal Roads and a Professional Certified Coach (PCC) with the International Coaching Federation. Ed serves as Executive Pastor of Missional Engagement with Foothills Alliance Church. The training will be offered January 28th in Calgary and February 25th in Edmonton.  For details click here and to register click here.

Helping Without Hurting Conference – May 23rd

Date: May 23, 2015 in Calgary. Poverty is complicated. Could our best attempts at helping actually be harming the poor? Find out why good intentions aren’t always enough—and what you can do about it. To register or for more information, click HERE.

Events at Ambrose University

1. October 28: “Your First Class” Seminary Information Evening

2. November 15: Open House For more information on scholarships and upcoming events around campus – check out the Ambrose website www.ambrose.edu.

3. November 20: Tackling Inequality: A Precariat Charter – Free Workshop; Presented by Guy Standing, Professor in Development Studies, Ambrose University

Register here.