We are excited to announce that the 2014 Western Canada Leadership Summit will be held on May 19-21, 2014 (Monday evening through Wednesday noon) at Alberta Bible College, 635 Northmount Drive, NW, Calgary, Alberta, T2K 3J6. Our resource leaders for this event will be Alan and Debbie Hirsch. They will help us explore themes related [...]
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On May 6-8, 2013, many of the leaders of our Restoration churches and ministries will gather at Alberta Bible College for the Western Canadian Leadership Renewal Summit. You are invited, along with the folk in your congregation who have a heart for the emerging generation! As you are making travel plans, remember that the Summit [...]
The Western Christian Fellowship of the Christian Church (Disciples of Christ) has a new newsletter and Christmas greeting. Click on the link below. New Parkland 2012 xmas update
You are encouraged to visit the 3 Streams Website at www.3Streams.ca for information about the fellowship of churches across Canada known as Churches of Christ, Christian Churches (Disciples of Christ), and Christian Churches in Canada. Although we go by different names and work in different parts of the country we have a common history and [...]
New Promises report 09-May-2012 Please click on the link to see the document. Be sure to look at the next two posts that show photos from the summit.
Click on each image for a larger, full resolution image. Photo credits: Cal Hultgren. Click on each image for a larger, full resolution image. Photo credits: Cal Hultgren.
Click on the image for a larger high resolution image. Photo credit: Cal Hultgren.
1. What are the strengths of the Restoration Movement which enable a positive response to the results of Bibby’s research? Unity Open to changing demographics We are Chriistians only but not the only Christians. We are open to others We are open to immigrant populations 1. We’re very, very sneaky 2. Relational 3. Affinity with [...]
JigSaw – Discussion of Chapters 1. What ideals of the Restoration Movement are identified by the authors? -Jesus is head of the the church -the name Christian is “non-sectarian” -sola-scriptura -priesthood of all believers -right to private judgement; in essentials unity, in non-essentials diversity, in all things love -unity of all believers that the whole [...]
What’s Happening Across Canada? “This is a time for a dramatically new vision. The current predicament of churches in North America requires more than a mere tinkering with long-assumed notions about the identity and mission of the church. Instead, as many knowledgeable observers have noted, there is a need for reinventing or rediscovering the church [...]