The National Faith and Life Team exists to articulate and safeguard Mennonite Brethren
theological convictions, produce theological and pastoral resources, and provide discernment and
guidance on current issues. We continue to serve the MB churches of Canada in the area of
strengthening the Canadian MB identity and community.
2021 National Assembly Executive Board Appointments Philip Gunther Rev. Philip A. Gunther is the Director of Ministry for the Saskatchewan MB conference. He has served in pastoral ministry for 25 years prior to this role and has held numerous national and provincial Conference roles. Gunther is a graduate of the Canadian Theological Seminary. He presently… Continue reading Nominees
2021 National Assembly Notice of Motion Updated Bylaws Notice of Motion It is moved that the CCMBC General Operating Bylaws be approved as presented. Introduction of Proposed Amended General Operating Bylaw November 4, 2020 One of the key elements to round out the Collaborative Model of functioning as a Canadian MB Conference is it… Continue reading Updated Bylaws
2021 National Assembly Welcome to National Assembly 2021! Welcome, 2021 Delegates and Guests! Normally we would greet you with a smile, handshake, and a warm welcome to a particular church. But this is not yet normal, so we welcome you with a smile and a friendly virtual welcome!! While we miss the getting-together… Continue reading Moderator’s Welcome
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We celebrate the completion of our first full year of operations since the reorganization of MB Stewardship Ministries into our new organizational structure. This journey was not easy, yet it was necessary, and God was gracious. It is humbling to consider the Lord’s blessing, the support of our investors, and the commitment of staff and board members enabling us to serve our constituency.
2021 National Assembly 2021 National Director Report Although not officially stipulated as a mandate, I felt CCMBC had five significant “big rocks” to tackle, both administratively and strategically. Big Rock 1 – To right-size CCMBC financially to fit according to the income received from our churches. Moving CCMBC out of dependency on a supplemental income… Continue reading National Director’s Report
2021 National Assembly What is a delegate? Each year, the MB Church of Canada gathers together either in-person or virtually for inspiration, reporting, direction-setting, and decision-making. Known as the National Assembly, this gathering is made up of Member Organizations (Executive Board, National Faith & Life Team, National Ministry Team, provincial boards, and agency boards –… Continue reading What is a delegate?
One of the most amazing ministry leadership passages in the New Testament is tucked away at the end of Acts 18. Apollos, a gifted and powerful teacher and preacher, was demonstrably effective in mission and ministry. Yet something was missing…
In many ways, 2020 was an exceptional year, especially in regard to the massive challenges and changes that have come as a result of the global pandemic. COVID-19 has reminded us all of our vulnerability, and also our shared humanity. In the face of this, we have found hope in God through faith in Jesus Christ.