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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

Categories: For the Soul, News

What Should I Do with My Life? Five Tips to Take the Pressure Off

Tuesday, March 20, 2018

So many decisions! Kara Bergstrom is the director of Columbia’s Intercultural Studies program. She has lived, worked, and studied in China, Spain, Cameroon, Kenya, Mexico, and throughout Latin America – so she’s pretty acquainted with big moves and life transitions. Here’s her best advice for thinking through the “What’s next?” questions. I love talking with … Read More

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

God’s Got This! (A Message for 2018)

Tuesday, January 16, 2018

It’s a Columbia tradition for the President to encourage students and staff at the first chapel of the semester. The following comes from Bryan Born’s chapel talk on January 11, 2018. It’s 2018. Like many people, I’ve adopted a New Year’s practice: the choice of a word that is intended to provide direction for the … Read More

Categories: For the Soul

Live the Pace of Faith

Wednesday, December 6, 2017

  My years at CBC have enriched my life on many levels. One lesson that the Holy Spirit has taught me – through instructors, classes, scripture, and ministry commitments – is the importance of taking a pace of faith. A Fretful Pace I began my CBC career feeling such excitement but also carrying life patterns … Read More

Categories: For the Soul, Student Stories

Watercolour Journey: How I’ve Grown Spiritually at Columbia

Tuesday, October 17, 2017

Jodi Enns is in the final year of her BA in Biblical Studies. Jodi first shared these words at Columbia’s Scholarship Celebration Evening, where she was the student speaker. My time at Columbia has been an incredibly formative, challenging and fulfilling experience. In these years, God has challenged me in the classroom and outside of … Read More

Categories: For the Soul, Student Stories