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Calling & Career Q & A

Calling Q & A: Lead Pastor

Wednesday, December 13, 2017

Tell us about your current role as a pastor: What do you do in a typical work week? I’m the Lead Pastor of Forest Grove Community Church in Saskatoon, SK and have been here for about 18 years. It’s the only pastoral role that I’ve had since leaving my role at CBC in Athletics and … Read More

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Calling Q & A: Worship Pastor

Thursday, November 16, 2017

Curious about the role of worship pastor? Jonathan Giesbrecht graduated from Columbia Bible College in 2014 with a BA in Biblical Studies. Today he’s a Pastor of Worship at Northview Community Church in Abbotsford, BC. We asked him what his vocation involves and for his best advice for young adults considering worship ministry as a … Read More

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Calling & Career Q & A: Pediatric Nurse

Wednesday, May 31, 2017
Candice Balis - Nurse

Have you ever wondered whether God is calling you to become a nurse? Candice Balis graduated with a Diploma in Early Childhood Education in 2004, and then returned to Columbia Bible College to complete her BA in Intercultural Studies in 2007. Today, she works as a Registered Nurse at the Alberta Children’s Hospital in Calgary. … Read More

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Calling Q & A: BC Paramedic

Friday, April 21, 2017

Nathan Friesen graduated with a Diploma in Outdoor Leadership (2014) and went on to become a paramedic with BC’s Ambulance Service. We asked him about his journey and for advice on following a similar career path. What initially drew you into Columbia’s Outdoor Leadership program? I knew that after I graduated, I wanted to do … Read More

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Calling Q & A: Construction & Home Renos

Wednesday, October 12, 2016

Meet Erik Toews, Co-Owner of Alderidge Construction.  Erik graduated from Columbia in 2006 with his BA in Biblical Studies.  He and his wife Jamie live in Abbotsford with their four kids: Micah (11), Keziah (9), Silas (7) and Miriam (3). Tell us about your current role. My business partner Mark and I own and operate … Read More

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