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Lifestyle Approach to Mission

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I’m sitting in my office on a hot summer morning watching a lady come and water the community garden outside my window.  It draws my mind to the parallel between the lifestyle of a farmer and mission.  Too often we think in terms of a task to be completed and checked off, not a lifestyle […]

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About Being: Why you really need to dream

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I want to introduce Carolyn Watts to you. Carolyn was an obstetrician who worked in the mountains of Afghanistan.  She addressed the harsh realities that emerge every day when you have limited medical supplies, water, and electricity.  She served those “beautiful and courageous – and needy – people” for four years before illness ended her medical […]

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Learning to Care for Those who are Sent

STRONGER TOGETHER: PARTNERS IN MISSIONARY CARE On Saturday, April 26, you have a wonderful opportunity to learn how best to meet the needs of our global mission workers. Paul Dyck, from the Canadian Member Care Network, asks:  How do we care for our missionaries and their children as they experience life uniquely, with difficulty and much grief? […]

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Missions Fest Announces Appointment of Executive Director

Meet John Hall: The Board of Missions Fest is pleased to announce that John Hall will join the staff of Missions Fest Vancouver on April 7th, 2014.  John will work together with current Executive Director, Dwayne Buhler, over the months of April and May, taking on the position of Executive Director at the AGM on May 15, […]

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