For the Soul

Who is Discipling You?

Wednesday, January 20, 2016

This post is adapted from a chapel talk given by Columbia’s president, Bryan Born, on January 14, 2016. Prior to watching this video, I had the mistaken idea that the church owned the concept of ‘discipleship.’ It’s funny that I would think that way but in my mind, ‘discipleship’ had a Christian trademark. Of course … Read More

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The Truth About Bible College

Tuesday, December 1, 2015

The following is adapted from an address given on October 25, 2015 by Kate Reid, 2015 graduate of Columbia’s Intercultural Studies BA program and Director of Camp Likely in Williams Lake, BC. When I first enrolled at Columbia Bible College, I thought I was going to be here for one year. One year turned into … Read More

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Lament: Proclaiming the Reign of Christ in Every Circumstance

Wednesday, April 22, 2015

[The following article was written by Stacey Gleddiesmith, Director of Worship Arts at Columbia. It first appeared in the Spring 2015 issue of Columbia’s Contact magazine.] When I teach on the topic of biblical lament I like to ask my class whether lament should be a part ofthe gathered worship of the church. Inevitably the response … Read More

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Figuring Out Your Calling (2 Things to Keep in Mind)

Monday, April 13, 2015

 [The following is from Columbia President Bryan Born’s chapel message – April 9, 2015.] God’s calling on our lives – it’s an idea that comes up again and again.  Many of you are looking ahead, wondering what to do this summer, or next year. I hope to communicate two things. 1.   You don’t need to … Read More

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