Called to the City

Tuesday, July 29, 2014

Please join us for the 2014 Columbia Annual Fundraising Dinner on October 25. This years Fundraising Dinner will be an evening of inspiring stories, great food and a collaboration of worship music by the Columbia Traveling Ministry Team and Artisan Church. We are excited to highlight Columbia students and alumni engaged in urban ministry and … Read More

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Columbia Open Golf Tournament Success!

Thursday, July 17, 2014

June 5th was a beautiful day for the 18th Annual Columbia Open Fundraising Golf Tournament with blue sky and warm weather for golfers to enjoy. The day started with a tasty tailgate lunch and a shotgun start at noon. With over 130 golfers on the course, Redwoods Golf Course was a sight to behold. They took … Read More

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The Downtown Eastside

Tuesday, July 15, 2014

By Jordan Shaw (’10) The gift of mercy and grace has often been transformed into the obligation and institution of charity. In Matthew 25:31 and following we are told that the defining mark of those who follow Christ is the act of extending care to the stranger, the weak, and the poor. Because we have … Read More

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A Place to Call Home

Tuesday, July 15, 2014

Josh Willms (‘14 BA Youth Work) recently became a parent – but not in the way you might expect. This past summer, he and his wife, Alisha, became the house parents at Cyrus House in Abbotsford. Cyrus House is a home for youth who need a supportive living environment. The goal is for the young … Read More

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Soups Up!

Tuesday, July 15, 2014

By Jared Klassen (’11) “Community” is one of Columbia’s favourite buzz-words. While it can be easy to throw the word around and risk robbing the term of its value, it is a popular word on campus for good reason: community is a chance to support, challenge, spur on, and demonstrate that you care for one … Read More

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