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Student Success

A Good Heart for Business

Tuesday, June 13, 2017

Courtney Baker was not looking forward to taking Intro to Business. It was 2014, and Courtney was in her third year at Columbia Bible College. Halfway through her BA in Caregiving & Counselling, she had opted to hit ‘pause’ on her degree to complete an intensive certificate in Applied Leadership. “I’ve always been interested in … Read More

Categories: Student Stories, Student Success

CityLife: The Story of Abbotsford’s Newest Church

Thursday, January 12, 2017

There’s nothing surprising about seeing a pastor in a coffee shop. Unless it’s Jon Wiebe, lead pastor of Abbotsford’s newly-launched CityLife Church. You won’t necessarily spot him with his laptop, working on his next sermon. Don’t expect to chat with him about life and faith over Americanos. Instead, Jon may well greet you with a smile and a friendly “Hi!” while he … 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

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