UFV and Columbia Bible College Sign a Two-Year Block Transfer Agreement

Friday, April 8, 2016

~ Abbotsford, BC~ Representatives from Columbia Bible College and University of the Fraser Valley met yesterday morning to sign a two-year block transfer agreement that will allow graduates of Columbia’s new Diploma of General Studies to move directly into Year 3 of UFV’s versatile Bachelor of General Studies. Dr. Bryan Born, President of Columbia Bible … Read More

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Puppy Therapy at Columbia!

Tuesday, December 8, 2015

Today, Columbia Bible College students had the opportunity to enjoy Puppy Therapy. Yes.  This really happened.  We have pictures of the cuteness.  See? Puppy Therapy was Claire Weiss’ idea.  (She is the Counselling Services Supervisor at Columbia.)  “They’re admittedly adorable,” Claire says.  “But also, research on animal-assisted therapy has shown that interaction with animals has a … Read More

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Introducing Darrin Derksen: Your New Caregiving & Counselling Director

Friday, July 10, 2015

Columbia is thrilled to welcome Darrin Derksen back on campus as Director of the Caregiving & Counselling program.  Darrin and his family JUST moved here from Alberta (picture his hallways still full of cardboard boxes) but he managed to find the time to introduce himself to us.  He sounds pretty awesome, yes? You’re an alum!  … Read More

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The Metzger Collection is now open!

Friday, March 20, 2015

Over 130 people attended the grand opening of the Metzger Collection at Columbia Bible College on March 14, 2015. With the aim of connecting art and world history to the biblical story, the Metzger Historical Collection contains over 1200 museum-quality replicas of significant archaeological artifacts and works of art. “It’s like a walk through a … Read More

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Spirituality with Clothes On – Book Launch

Tuesday, March 10, 2015

“There is no such thing as a naked spirituality.”  Gareth Brandt, who teaches Practical Theology at Columbia, has just released a new book called  Spirituality with Clothes On:  Explaining What Makes Us Who We Are. At a special celebration held at Columbia today, Gareth shared how the book is the culmination of years of reflection … Read More

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