Living After Easter

I remember growing up in central British Columbia, where Easter mornings were cool and crisp with the late winter air, and the morning skies were a deep dark blue. As children, we made an annual Sunday morning pilgrimage, along with many other families, to the top of a city hill to watch the sunrise and to celebrate the son-rise of ...

It Shall Not Be Among You

Have you ever finished first or won a competition? How did you feel in that moment?* I remember running an unusual race in grade twelve. Usually the goal of the race is to cross the finish line as fast as possible. You are only responsible for yourself and there was always tense competition among my peers. However, in this particular ...

Hey Jesus, We’re Drowning!

When you go through life’s storms, does it ever seem that Jesus is absent? Or if not absent, maybe sleeping in the bottom of the boat?* Jesus slept peacefully through a storm (see Mark 4:35-41). The disciples woke him in desperation, accused him of not caring, and obviously expected him to do something! But, what? Calm the storm? Clearly not. ...

Highs and Lows

Do you wonder why you sometimes experience an emotional low after a wonderful high point? A dramatic scene opened the ministry of Jesus at his baptism (Mark 1:9-13). When he came out of the water, the heavens were “ripped open”, the Spirit manifested visibly like a dove and a voice from heaven spoke to affirm Jesus as God’s beloved Son. ...

New Graduate Program: Evangelical Anabaptist Studies

MB Seminary is pleased to announce a new graduate program in Evangelical Anabaptist Studies in partnership with Tyndale Seminary. President Mark Wessner of MB Seminary and President Gary Nelson of Tyndale Seminary signed a Memorandum of Understanding in the fall of 2017 to formalize this agreement. The partnership was sparked by each institution’s vision to educate and equip men and ...