COLUMBIA BIBLE COLLEGE BLOG

Five Reasons to Love Service Practicum

Monday, March 13, 2017

If you’re like the vast majority of Columbia students, you’ll be completing at least two (possibly four!)  semesters of “service prac” during your time here. You probably have questions! And you may be feeling like service practicum is going to be one more thing in your packed college schedule. Service Practicum is like UMD weekend, … Read More

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Congratulations to Jesse Nickel, PhD!

Wednesday, March 1, 2017

Columbia is thrilled to congratulate Jesse Nickel, the newest member of our biblical studies faculty, on the successful submission and defense of his doctoral disseration. Jesse spent four years writing his thesis under the supervision of eminent New Testament scholar Dr. N.T. Wright, at University of St. Andrews, in Scotland.

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When God Calls You to Climb Mountains (Literally)

Friday, February 3, 2017

Bryn Mitchell is a second-year Outdoor Leadership student with a love for God, a thirst for adventure, and a heart for people. (He’s actively figuring out how those three things fit together.)  In December of 2016, Bryn and four friends (including fellow OL student Sam Rooney) embarked on a trip to climb South America’s tallest peak, … Read More

Categories: Student Stories, Uncategorized

Worldwide Internship Adventures: Ups, Downs, & Big Lessons

Thursday, January 19, 2017

Third-year Intercultural Studies students at Columbia have the amazing opportunity to spend eight months on a cross-cultural internship in a country of their choice. Oh the places they go! As far away as Cambodia and as close as Vancouver’s Downtown Eastside. They come back with incredible stories and first-hand knowledge of what it’s like to … Read More

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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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