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WOMEN'S MINISTRY FALL RETREAT 2016

MY TRIBUTE: CONCERT

9TH ANNUAL MUSIC DAY

RUNNERS POUND PAVEMENT FOR ALDERGROVE CHURCH’S AOK PROGRAM
The Aldergrove Adventist Church is known for giving back to the community, most notably through its annual Acts Of Kindness (AOK) Extreme Home Repair project.Sunday morning, the community, including church members, slipped on their running shoes...

GIVE LOVE: AN ADRA CANADA CHRISTMAS CONCERT

LIGHT OUT OF THE DARKNESS: CHRISTMAS CONCERT

FRASER VALLEY ADVENTIST ACADEMY DEDICATES NEW BUS
Fraser Valley Adventist Academy dedicated their new school bus on October 29, 2015.

HAVING A BLAST AT FRASER VALLEY'S FALL FEST
Fraser Valley Adventist Academy had their annual "Fall Fest" on October 25, 2015. Kids, parents, and an assortment of other dedicated supporters of the school came together to have an afternoon full of fun, food, and friends.

CASA FLAG FOOTBALL 2015
Ten schools consisting of 21 teams from across British Columbia and Alberta came together to compete in the Annual CASA Flag Football Tournament at Okanagan Adventist Academy on October 15, 2015.

MEMORIAL SERVICE – THE LATE BASIL WILLIAMS

REACH UP! CAMP MEETING DAILY PAPER

BOARD OF DIRECTORS UPDATE: OCTOBER 18, 2015

WELCOME TO THE FAMILY: PHILLIP & JORDAN KLEIN!
On July 18, 2015 the Oliver and Osoyoos Seventh-day Adventist Churches took a ten minute trek to McIntyre Creek to watch two young men publicly declare their love for Jesus.

BIBLE AND HEALTH EVANGELISM TRAINING

WEST COAST WEDNESDAYS
West Coast Adventist School is our conference distributed learning school.

REACH ACROSS!
Our theme for next year's Camp Meeting is REACH ACROSS. All departments, all ministries, churches and schools, all of us – working together to REACH BC and the Yukon with a Christ-centered message of hope and wholeness.

MAKE A DIFFERENCE

INVESTING IN ADVENTIST EDUCATION: WE ALL WIN

Costa Rica - FVAA MISSION TRIP
When our school began to plan a mission trip for spring break 2015, our original choice of location just didn't work out. By the time we knew that we had to find another location, our timeline had grown menacingly close.

ESTATE PLANNING WITH OUR CHURCH IN MIND
The Conference guide is easy for anyone to follow in making a Will. It enabled us to decide exactly how to distribute our estate and specify how we would support our local church and Conference.

BENEFITS?
Mrs. Wahl continues, "One of the most amazing rewards is spending your summer with camp staff whose friendship changes the track of your entire life. Every so often that ends in a marriage."

REACH IMPLEMENTED AT AVALON ADVENTIST CHRISTIAN ACADEMY
We have a very exciting year at Avalon. Some of our activities are listed below:

WE ALL GIVE

ADVENTURER FAMILY MINISTRY
Adventurer Family Club Ministry is a Club ministry of the Seventh-day Adventist Church for parents to engage their children in purposeful discipleship.

CHANGE OR DIE
Do you continue to serve because nobody else is willing or because you aren't willing for change happen? Can you identify a few people under the age of 40 who could be mentored into your position?

HEALTHY SCHOOL BOARDS
When local school boards are comprised of the right type of board members, the right things happen, and vice versa.

THE GIVING PLEDGE
Make planned giving a part of your Christian walk. It may be that, only in eternity, we can see the results of our intentional and faithful philanthropy to Christ's kingdom here and now.

DISCIPLESHIP: PEACE CHRISTIAN SCHOOL

REACH: PATHFINDER PERSPECTIVE - JACKIE TOOMBS
Pathfinders is one of the constants in my life. From a young age, I learned about God and the many abilities that Pathfinders can teach you.

VOLUNTEERS! VOLUNTEERS! VOLUNTEERS!
We owe a huge debt of gratitude to churches who organized and sent groups; to those who loaned us equipment; to those who prayed for us; to those that sent a donation; to those who came, giving us a day, and to those who came time and again, all...

RISE TO THE CHALLENGE
Keeping your focus on the goal – life itself – is vital to traverse successfully along the narrow way. Many obstacles are certain to be found – the potholes of flashy distractions and easier options could lure you away from your purpose.

CAMPUS MINISTRIES

DREAM CHURCH BOARD MEETING
Healthy Leadership and Management: that's about leadership empowering others for mission based on their gifts and talents. See page eight for that." Dave concluded, "As you see, we have at least two action plans for each core value."

BC CONFERENCE WELCOMES NEW PASTORS
God has blessed our Conference with eight new pastors who their ministry here. It gives me a great pleasure to formally introduce each one of them through this pages.

DEER LAKE SCHOOL: THE LIGHT OF SERVICE
At Deer Lake School, both students and faculty know that help is often given before it is even requested!

PATHFINDER HERITAGE DISPLAY
Historically, the youth in the Adventist Church are referred to as "an army of youth". "With such an army of workers as our youth, rightly trained, might furnish, how soon the message of a crucified, risen, and soon-coming Saviour might be carried...

4.7 MILLION SEEDS
Consider leaving a legacy to ensure a plentiful harvest; we can play a part in helping with the harvest of the 4.7 million people in British Columbia – to REACH BC with a Christ-centered message of hope & wholeness. The harvest will be...

FORTY YEARS OF EXCELLENT IMPACT
This year we celebrate God walking amongst Camp Staff and Campers at Mountain View Summer Camp (MVSC).Camp is where Campers have experienced God's touch since 1975.

3 PASTORS ORDAINED TO THE GOSPEL MINISTRY

OKAA: DISCOVERING PURPOSE SHAPING CHARACTER
Our goal is to provide a quality Christian education with a rigorous academic program as well as "shaping character" by providing students with a variety of classroom and extracurricular experiences taught by committed Christian teachers, many...

A MESSAGE TO FELLOW WORKERS

AOK 5K - FUN RUN

IMPORTANT LEGAL ADVICE
In BC, charities are not exempt from the requirements of the Personal Information Protection Act (unlike in other jurisdictions in Canada).

MEMORIAL SERVICE FOR MABEL JOHNSON

CONNECT SERIES

ALIVE NIGHT

CHURCH IN THE VALLEY CELEBRATES GRAND OPENING
After two years of construction, Church in the Valley, a Seventh-day Adventist Church, celebrated its grand opening on September 12, 2015. Members of the community, government, dignitaries and British Columbia Conference leadership were included...

MOMENTUM TRAINING EVENT

BOARD OF DIRECTORS UPDATE: OCTOBER 1, 2015

CHAPLAIN NEEDED: DEER LAKE SCHOOL

AMPT LEADERSHIP CONVENTION 2015

AN EVENING OF MUSIC WITH FRANKIE BONES

QUIET HOUR MISSION TRIP: PHILIPPINES 2016

NO DREAM IS TOO BIG

LIFTED: ANNUAL YOUTH RETREAT

CHANGING YOUR TASTEBUDS
Have you ever wondered why your spiritual life seems to be going nowhere? In the same way, you must shed your life of old, unhealthy habits, in order to retrain the brain of what is new. Ezekiel 36:26 promises us, "I will give you a new heart and...

WORKERS MEETING UPDATE

LETTER FROM THE PRESIDENT

LET'S MOVE VANCOUVER PLANS TAKE SHAPE
The Let's Move Vancouver initiative has been slowly taking shape.On September 16, the Vancouver Metro pastors met at the Oakridge Adventist

ARLENE R. TAYLOR SEMINAR AT WESTMINSTER

FILIPINO ADVENTIST CHURCHES IN BRITISH COLUMBIA ALIGNED FOR CHRIST

PREMARITAL COUNSELING TRAINING

VISIT TO CHETWYND

LET'S MOVE VANCOUVER UPDATE
The Let's Move Vancouver initiative has been slowly taking shape. On September 16, the Vancouver Metro pastors met at the Oakridge Adventist Church to plan the next steps. Here is a summary:

LEADERSHIP MANUAL
Oakridge Adventist Church recently developed a leadership manual that articulates in writing how things operate at the church.

PASTOR SHADOW WEEK

SHADOW WEEK CONCEPT
The purpose of Shadow Week is to take some time out of your district and visit a few other churches.We want to you to get a glimpse of how other churches and pastors are doing ministry in their context.

SHADOW WEEK TESTIMONY

UPDATE ON TITHES AND GIVING

COPS FOR CANCER STOPS BY DEER LAKE SCHOOL
Cheering K-8 students lined the courtyard and school hallways this week as 25 police officers on bikes and motorcycles rode through the elementary wing and into the gym!

FROM THE ARCHIVES: VICTORIA SEVENTH-DAY ADVENTIST CHURCH

TLM SCHOOL PROJECT - 13TH SABBATH OFFERINGS 2015

HELP WANTED: CAMP HOPE

SINGLES MINISTRIES WEEKEND RETREAT 2015

2015 WOMEN'S MINISTRY RETREAT: PROGRAM

2015 AOK GOLF CHARITY A HUGE SUCCESS!

JAIME JORGE IN CONCERT: THE CHURCH IN THE VALLEY

MEN OF HOPE 2015: PROGRAM

THE GHOST MOUNTAIN GRUNT RACE 2015

FRASER VALLEY ADVENTIST ACADEMY DEDICATION SERVICE 2015

BC LIONS PLAYER VISITS DEER LAKE SCHOOL

DO YOU BELIEVE: TRAILER

CHIP IN YOUR CHURCH

DEER LAKE SCHOOL: ALUMNI CORN ROAST

BURNABY HOMELESS ACTION WEEK 2015

TEACHERS NEEDED IN KOREA!
Enjoy your life with Korean students, explore the amazing oriental culture, and experience the Korean way of life and share God's love with others!!!

MCBRIDE PROPHECY SERIES 2015
The McBride church board approved using this program, and a Leadership Team was formed to guide our church through the different modules of the program. These modules are designed to "help the church establish an ongoing evangelism cycle with a...

SULADS NEWSLETTER: JUNE 2015

VACATION BIBLE SCHOOL IN ROCK CREEK

FAMILY FUN DAY IN KELOWNA
Westbank Seventh-day Adventist Church, near Kelowna, British Columbia, decided on a Family Fun Day event.

BLESSED ARE

QUESTIONS: VERNON SEMINAR

BUSY DAYS! BEING GREEN AGAIN AND RE-ROOFING!

MEN OF HOPE Men's Retreat.
MEN OF HOPE Men's Retreat. Camp Hope. October 16-18 with Karl Haffner and Luke Heiman.Guys guys guys! This is going to be one amazing weekend. I attended Walla Walla with Karl Haffner. We worked together on a number of programs. He is a gifted...

YOU MAKE ME BRAVE

2PRAY JCI YOUTH MOVEMENT 2015
This will help encourage your young people to join a part of the REACH Initiative under R - Revival and Transformation. Provide your young people this opportunity to gain resources and training on corporate, family, and personal worship.

NAD Ministerial Convention
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CRESTON CHURCH HEALTH PRESENTATION ON HEART DISEASE
Health presentations have become a regular feature of Creston Church's annual outreach plans. In keeping with this, local retired Adventist physician Dr. Sid Kettner has just completed a series of six lectures.

BRYAN BENN'S STORY

ADVENTIST EDUCATION—IS IT INREACH OR OUTREACH?