Christ-Centered Community: How It Looks at Columbia

Wednesday, December 14, 2016

One of our big prayers at Columbia is that everyone on this campus will engage in Christ-centered community. But what does “Christ-centered community” look like? How are students experiencing it in the day-to-day of school life? We asked students to describe it in their own words, and to share some of the ways they’re living … Read More

Categories: For the Soul, Life at Columbia, Student Stories, Uncategorized

Grasshoppers, Babies, and Joy

Monday, December 12, 2016

Sarah Rozendal is in Uganda on her third-year Intercultural Studies internship and she is learning a ton about the Ugandan people, drawing love and joy from God, and taking care of adorable orphanage babies. You can read her original post and follow along in her experiences at https://sarahrozendal.wordpress.com/  It has been awhile since my last blog … Read More

Categories: Intercultural Studies Blog, Student Stories, Uncategorized

Parents! How to Prepare for your Columbia Student’s Return Home

Friday, December 9, 2016

  We have had the privilege of having our daughter attend Columbia Bible College. She finished her Bachelor in Youth Work degree over 5 years, moving through a number of seasons of life – living in residence, living at home, internship, married and local, and married and distant! With three adult children plus one high school senior, … Read More

Categories: For the Soul, Uncategorized

Why UMD? Part Two

Friday, December 9, 2016

“Amidst all of the brokenness, people hope for relationship.” “In the grit of the Downtown East Side of Vancovuer, you can still see the significance of a pure heart towards God.” – Student testimonials after experiencing UMD (* To protect the identity of the individuals mentioned below, names have been changed.) CBC’s Urban Mission Dynamic … Read More

Categories: Life at Columbia, Uncategorized

QUEST Adventure (SALTS Tall-Ship Sailing Trip)

Tuesday, December 6, 2016

Sarah Heyde is a QUEST student. In October, 32 QUEST students boarded the Pacific Grace for a five-day tall-ship sailing trip, hosted by SALTS. Here’s the trip from Sarah’s perspective! [Sarah gave us permission to share this post and photos from her blog. You can see the original post and read more of her adventures at https://saraheheyde.wordpress.com/. … Read More

Categories: Life at Columbia, Quest Blog, Student Stories, Uncategorized