CSBS and PhD Studies

The mandate of the Canadian Southern Baptist Seminary, for the last decade and a half, has been to train leaders for tough places. In most cases, the fulfillment of this mandate is most clearly seen in our school’s practical ministry training, which prepares pastors, church planters, missionaries, and other ministry leaders to serve both in North America and overseas. Throughout our school’s history, however, the … Continue reading CSBS and PhD Studies

A Unique Graduation 2021

By Alicia Hein This year’s graduation ceremony at Canadian Southern Baptist Seminary & College looked different from past years in many ways. Due to the postponing of last year’s ceremony, it had already been slated to be the first joint ceremony in the school’s history, celebrating both the 2020 graduates and the 2021 graduands. Then, when further COVID-19 restrictions were added during the week of … Continue reading A Unique Graduation 2021

Pathway Church at Cambrian Continues Legacy of Two Founding Pastors

Merged church continues funding for CSBS&C awards named for Morales and Cunninghams. Each April at the Canadian Southern Baptist Seminary & College, several students receive awards based on academic merit or on demonstrated service in leadership, evangelism, and church planting. Two of these awards are named in memory of Calgary-area pastors. Jesse Morales, a CSBS&C alum, was a pastor and church planter known for his … Continue reading Pathway Church at Cambrian Continues Legacy of Two Founding Pastors

The Faith-Filled Writing Ministry of CSBS&C Alum Lynn Dove

“I knew as a Christian, we are called to pick up our cross, in our own way, and follow Jesus. Days later . . . I was facing my own journey road.” Lynn Dove’s experience of the Christian “journey road” is one that few others have travelled in quite the same way, yet she continues to walk more convinced than ever of the faithfulness of … Continue reading The Faith-Filled Writing Ministry of CSBS&C Alum Lynn Dove

Matthew Rowley

Matthew Rowley – Training Leaders International Canada

“When we pray, God works in ways we cannot even understand.” This is the testimony of Matthew Rowley, a Canadian Southern Baptist Seminary alum, about the founding of Training Leaders International (TLI) Canada. In an answer to his prayer, God called Matthew to partner with a ministry he had previously known nothing about, and is giving him the opportunity to impact lives around the world.  … Continue reading Matthew Rowley – Training Leaders International Canada

The Baillie Family

Scott Baillie – Translating the Bible

It is a privilege to be able to share stories of how God is using students after they complete their studies at CSBS&C. Here’s a great story from Scott Baillie, who completed the Bachelor of Christian Ministry in 2015:  My name is Scott Baillie, and God has called me and my wife Lynell, with our two sons Zayne (age 3) and Asher (10 months), to … Continue reading Scott Baillie – Translating the Bible

Drs. Bob and Martha Bergen

Drs. Bob and Martha Bergen

Returning to the Canadian Southern Baptist Seminary & College faculty as adjunct professors for the spring 2020 term are Drs. Bob and Martha Bergen. Now in their second year of retirement after completing 32 years as professors at Hannibal-LaGrange University in Hannibal, Missouri, the Bergens are starting their second semester of instruction here in Cochrane. They had previously taught here in the fall of 2016. … Continue reading Drs. Bob and Martha Bergen

Happy Retirement Dr. Morgan

Church Planting Professor Retires

By Alicia Hein Genuine. Fun. Caring. Faithful. All words that could be used to describe Dr. Dan and Melanie Morgan by the many who had the privilege of working and interacting with them in their ten years of ministry in Canada. Because of his extensive ministry experience and academic expertise, CSBS&C pursued Dr. Morgan to join the faculty as Professor of Church Planting and Missions. … Continue reading Church Planting Professor Retires

No Greater Love 2019

No Greater Love Music Festival

No Greater Love: The Heart Behind It By Rebecca Parra Rebecca Parra attends Cochrane High School. Her mom, Mary, started this year as the Student Life Director at CSBS&C. Her father, Cesar, received his M.Div. from CSBS&C in 2011 and is the CNBC Team Leader for Missions and Evangelism. The Parra family ministered for four years in Spain as missionaries. If you’ve heard about the … Continue reading No Greater Love Music Festival

Graduates 2019

Let’s Run in ‘God’s Race’

CSBS&C Graduation By Elaine Phillips COCHRANE, AB—Canadian Southern Baptist Seminary & College conferred fifteen degrees and three certificates at its thirtieth graduation ceremony on May 4, 2019. The commencement address was given by Dr. Danny Akin, president of Southeastern Baptist Theological Seminary. Dr. Akin’s challenge to graduands and guests was taken from Hebrews 12:1–3 in which the writer uses the imagery of a long-distance race … Continue reading Let’s Run in ‘God’s Race’