MB Seminary Celebrates First Certificate Recipients

On May 28, 2022, MB Seminary celebrated the first class of students to complete the Ministry Foundations Certificate. This inaugural group participated through the teaching church partnerships established with Willingdon Church (Burnaby, BC) and North Langley Community Church (Langley, BC) during the 2021-22 academic year.  The Certificate is composed of four courses designed to provide a rich foundation for immediate …

Faith That Does Not Forget or Grow Weary

Hebrews 11:1-12:3 Take a moment to think about a life story portrayed in a biography, novel, or movie that has inspired you. What was it about the story that particularly impressed you? Today’s passage contains a series of short vignettes designed to inspire and encourage. It begins with a virtual tour through an Old Testament “Hall of Fame,” but then, …

Jesus “Gets” It

Hebrews 4:14-5:10 Recall a time when you shared a struggle with someone and you found out that he or she struggled with the same thing as you. I recently became a mom for the first time to an amazing little boy. When my husband and I brought our son home from the hospital, it was surreal; this little human was …

2021 Impact Report

MB Seminary’s 2021 Impact Report is available for you to download. The features in this edition include:  Teaching Churches – we are partnering with churches to serve as learning hubs for graduate courses and ministry training. Student Impact Story – April Zehr’s graduate studies have provided her with a sense of ministry calling. “Strong enough words are not able to …

New initiative to better understand non-Western theologies

In 2014 our parent denomination, the Canadian Conference of Mennonite Brethren Churches, released a jointly-authored statement in response to the Truth and Reconciliation Commission hearings. Much has transpired since then, and much more work needs to be done. Within the public letter were words of regret and repentance and recognition of cultural biases and the need to listen and learn. ...

Students from Class of 2021 Zoom to Graduation

MB Seminary is proud to recognize our 2021 graduates! Those who completed their degree through our partnership with the ACTS Seminaries consortium in Langley, BC were recognized during an online ceremony via Zoom on April 23, 2021. The celebration also included graduates from the class of 2020 who were unable to gather for a commencement ceremony last year. Convocation for …

2020 Impact Report

MB Seminary’s 2020 Impact Report is available for you to download. The features in this edition include:  Student Impact Story – Johnny Dodsworth explains how his education is fueling inspiration for ministry. “… what I am learning is directly applicable to the ministry I am involved in.” Johnny Dodsworth, MA student and Discipleship Pastor Navigate MAiD – hear how our …