– “Shepherding New Canadians” Seminar (Cranbrook Alliance) – Jan 20
– Missions Fest Vancouver – Jan 26-28
– “Finding the Gospel in an ESL Class: An 11-year case study” (Missions Fest Vancouver seminar) – Jan 27
– Missionfest Manitoba (Winnipeg) – Feb 2-4
– Gateway Church (Winnipeg) – Sunday services – Feb 4 a.m.
– Gateway Church (Winnipeg) ESL volunteers (“How to Teach a Bridges Class”) – Feb 4 p.m.
– CESLM (Calgary) seminar “Leading a Conversation Class” – Feb 10
– CESLM (Calgary) seminar “Games & Celebrations” – Feb 10
– Missions Fest Alberta (Edmonton) – Feb 23-25
– “Finding the Gospel in an ESL Class: An 11-year case study” (Missions Fest Alberta seminar) – Feb 24
Foothills Alliance Church
333 Edgepark Blvd. N.W.
RSVP to firstname.lastname@example.org
Churches and individuals are invited to Foothills Alliance Church to observe settlement programming and spiritual programming to assist New Canadians
The observation weekend will include:
*flexible schedule – Observe when you can and attend one, two, or all three discussion times with Rick & Patti
*encouragement as you hear and see how God is changing immigrant lives
*learning through participation in ESL classes, Bible studies, and social activities
*discussion with Rick and Patti Love about your ministry context
*information about resources for developing your ministry to immigrants
Rick and Patti Love will:
-explain the Intercultural Ministry philosophy, model, and resources
-answer questions about observations and experiences
-interact with you about how your church can develop a pathway to Jesus for immigrants in your neighbourhood
Fri 11:00 a.m. ESL Conversation Class
Fri 12:30 p.m. Lunch & Discussion with Rick and Patti Love
Sat 12:30 p.m. Lunch & Discussion with Rick and Patti Love
Sat 5:00 p.m. ESL Beginner, Intermediate, and Advanced Class
Sat 6:30 p.m. ESL Bible Study (Bridges Plus)
Sun 9:00 a.m. Settlement Class (e.g., Jobtalk; Citizenship Class; Project Confidence)
Sun 11:00 a.m. Bridges (studying Canadian culture, English language, and Christian faith)
Sun 1:00 p.m. Lunch & Discussion with Rick and Patti Love
Contact email@example.com to schedule an Observation Weekend at Foothills Alliance Church.