Join us on Saturday, January 20th for a talk by Gil Dueck (Academic Dean of Columbia Bible College) followed by panel & group discussions to explore a variety of topics related to Christian ministry with emerging adults.

Free Registration: {link coming soon}

Who should attend:  Anyone interested in learning about the nature and realities of emerging adults (typically defined as ages 18-25), as well as effective ways of ministering to emerging adults.  Anyone interested in discussion and brainstorming specifically related to our new Menno House project on the UBC campus is encouraged to stay for the afternoon session.

Agenda:

  • 8:30 am Coffee and meet-and-greet
  • 9:00 Devotional
  • 9:15  “Emerging Adulthood” with Gil Dueck
  • 10:30 “Ministry with Emerging Adults” with panelists Gil Dueck, Thomas Bergen, and Suzanne Perry
  • 11:30 Group Discussion
  • 12:00 Lunch and Networking – by donation
  • 1:00 – 3:00 pm (optional) Roundtable Discussion regarding Menno House Project on the UBC Campus

Location: Menno Simons Centre, 4000 West 11th Avenue, Vancouver, BC

Abendmusik Advent Vespers – December 2017

by Webmaster on October 4, 2017

Abendmusik Advent Vespers - Dec 2017 postcardPlease join us at 7:30 p.m. for an hour of Choral Music for the Advent Season season. See maps and links to driving directions on the “Hear us sing” page.

  • Saturday, December 9, 2017, Emmanuel Free Reformed Church, 3386 Mount Lehman Road, Abbotsford, BC
  • Sunday, December 10, 2017, St. Philip’s Anglican Church, 3737 West 27th Avenue, Vancouver, BC

You can add an appointment to your calendar application by downloading the ICS file for either Sat. Dec. 9 or Sun. Dec. 10.

Why apply to live at Menno? Watch our promo video!

March 14, 2017

We are now accepting applications for Summer (May 2017-August 2017) and Fall/Winter (Sept. 2017 – April 2018). Watch our 5-minute introductory video about the Menno Simons Centre, featuring interviews with the Residence Coordinators as well as former residents. You’ll also hear from a Residence Assistant (RA) about what makes our student residence near UBC so special […]

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Abendmusik Lent Vespers – March 2017

March 11, 2017

Please join us at 7:30 p.m. for an hour of choral music for the Lenten season. See maps and links to driving directions on the “Hear us sing” page. Saturday, March 11, 2017, 7:30 pm, Emmanuel Free Reformed Church, 3386 Mount Lehman Road, Abbotsford, BC Sunday, March 12, 2017, 7:30 pm, St. Philip’s Anglican Church*, 3737 […]

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Spring 2017 e-newsletter

March 1, 2017

Read our Spring 2017 e-newsletter from the Menno Simons Centre and Abendmusik Vesper Choir, which was circulated by e-mail on March 1st. If you would like to receive our next e-newsletter in the fall, sign up on our Sign up for the PCDA mailing list. Save Save

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Abendmusik Advent Vespers – November 2016

November 11, 2016

Please join us at 7:30 p.m. for an hour of choral music for the Advent season. See maps and links to driving directions on the “Hear us sing” page. Saturday, November 26, 2016, 7:30 pm, Emmanuel Free Reformed Church, 3386 Mount Lehman Road, Abbotsford, BC Sunday, November 27, 2016, 7:30 pm, Knox United Church, 5600 Balaclava […]

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Potluck dinner & lecture featuring Julianne Funk

August 10, 2016

FREE PUBLIC LECTURE on WEDNESDAY, AUGUST 10, 2016 @ 7:30 p.m. (after potluck dinner @ 6:00 p.m.) in the Menno Simons Centre Dr. JULIANNE E. FUNK, Ph.D. (University of Zurich) on “Sowing Trust in Minefields: Faith-based peace & reconciliation in Bosnia & Herzegovina” Alternative religious responses to ethnic conflict in Bosnia-Herzegovina: Faith-based peace and reconciliation […]

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Potluck Dinner & Lecture featuring Dr. Paul Martens

July 9, 2016

On Tuesday, July 12, 2016, you are invited to a talk entitled Neo-Anabaptism is Dead; Long Live Neo-Anabaptism given by Dr. Paul Martens (TH.M, Regent; PhD Notre Dame), Associate Professor of Religion (Ethics) at Baylor University. Paul, a former MSC Residence Coordinator with his wife Candace has co-edited several collections of John Howard Yoder’s writings […]

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Spring 2016 e-newsletter

March 2, 2016

Read our Spring 2016 e-newsletter from the Abendmusik Vesper Choir and Menno Simons Centre, which was circulated by e-mail on March 2nd. If you would like to receive our next e-newsletter in the fall, sign up on our Sign up for the PCDA mailing list.

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Abendmusik Lent Vespers – March 2016

February 2, 2016

Please join us at 7:30 p.m. for an hour of Choral Music for the Lenten Season. See maps and links to driving directions on the “Hear us sing” page. NOTE: we’re starting 30 minutes earlier than usual – you won’t want to miss the beginning of the service! Saturday, March 5, 2016 in Abbotsford at Emmanuel […]

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