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For the Soul

“I Am” by Amy Van Bergen

Monday, April 1, 2019

I Am Be still and know that I am God Shhh… it’s ok… I’m here I’m here… holding you… An arm across your back My hand cradling your head You are supported now Be limp. I’ve got you. Be the scarecrow you are scared to become I’ll catch you Cry. I won’t tell anyone. I … Read More

Categories: For the Soul

How to Take a Break (During the Christmas Break)

Wednesday, December 12, 2018

Somehow it’s already December, the fall semester at Columbia is finished, and you feel it in every bone in your body. You are ready for a break. You enter the door to your house, throw your stuff in your room, and declare it a school-free three weeks. Here starts up again that job you had … Read More

Categories: For the Soul, Life at Columbia

How to Navigate Tough Conversations

Wednesday, October 31, 2018

Bryan Born is the president of Columbia Bible College. In this post he shares key insights from Crucial Conversations, a book that he has found particularly helpful in his leadership role as well as in all his relationships. When was the last time you found yourself trapped in a crucial conversation – an exchange where opinions vary, … Read More

Categories: Big Questions, For the Soul, Life at Columbia

How to Keep Your Faith at Bible College

Wednesday, September 19, 2018

Keeping your Faith at Bible College It’s a bizarre question if you think about it. How can I keep my faith at Bible college?  Isn’t Bible college where you go to strengthen faith? Shouldn’t the risk of losing your faith be lower at a place where you and your fellow students live, study the Bible, … Read More

Categories: Big Questions, For the Soul

#ChurchToo and the HerStory Exhibit

Tuesday, May 29, 2018

Greg Thiessen is the Manager of Columbia’s Metzger Collection as well as Assistant Registrar for the college and a sessional instructor. He graduated with a Master of Arts – Theological Studies, specializing in church history. This past weekend on May 25-26, Columbia hosted the #ChurchToo conference addressing the reality and potential of Professional Sexual Misconduct … Read More

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