EDMONTON, Alberta, Canada (BP)--At a national memorial service for four Royal Canadian Mounted Police killed in the line of duty, the father of the youngest slain officer fulfilled his son’s wish for his death to bear witness to Jesus Christ.
RICHMOND, British Columbia, Canada (BP)--Fifty years ago, Southern Baptists from the northwestern states began cooperating with Baptists in Canada.
WINNIPEG, Manitoba, Canada (BP)–Canadian Southern Baptists embraced a goal to plant 1,000 new churches across Canada by the year 2020 during their annual meeting May 25-27 in Winnipeg, Manitoba. The goal, said Gerry Taillon, the convention’s new national ministry leader, is based on the conviction that “the church is God’s way to impact Canada and […]
KELOWNA, B.C., Canada (BP)–Gerry Taillon is the new national ministry leader of the Canadian Convention of Southern Baptists. The native-born French Canadian and, currently, national church planting and evangelism/pastoral ministry consultant for the Canadian convention was elected May 26 in the first session of its 14th annual meeting, held at SpringValley Baptist Church, Kelowna, British […]
COCHRANE, Alberta, Canada (BP)–When Canadian Southern Baptists vote on a proposed restructuring of their 12-year-old convention, they must decide if the risks of defunding associational missionaries in order to give more money to church planting are worth it.Leaders of a convention study committee and the convention staff believe they are. The proposed restructuring will be […]