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Panelists to explore how their different faiths intersect at Face2Face discussion

Panelists to explore how their different faiths intersect at Face2Face discussion

A Jew, Muslim, and Christian will dialogue about what lies at the core of their faith heritages and how people from these distinct faith traditions might work together for peace and justice, at Canadian Mennonite University’s next Face2Face community discussion…. [More]

Face2Face | Why Beauty Matters: Radical Amazement, Spirituality, and the Ecological Crisis (video)

Face2Face | Why Beauty Matters: Radical Amazement, Spirituality, and the Ecological Crisis (video)

Nature has the power to draw us into her beauty, to inspire feelings of wonder and awe, to connect with our spirit. Sadly, our approach in this technological age is too often the opposite, seeing nature as a tool to… [More]

With Gratitude 2016 | Nathan Sawatzky-Dyck (video)

With Gratitude 2016 | Nathan Sawatzky-Dyck (video)

This video features Nathan Sawatzky-Dyck (CMU ’16) performing Silent Noon (Ralph Vaughan Williams) accompanied by Samantha Klassen at With Gratitude, April 23, 2016. Nathan Sawatzky-Dyck, tenor Bachelor of Music Concentration: Vocal performance With Gratitude is a CMU graduation weekend event… [More]

Face2Face | Cohabitation: The Question of Living Together Before Marriage (video)

Face2Face | Cohabitation: The Question of Living Together Before Marriage (video)

Context Increasingly, our faith communities, pastoral leaders and families are encountering the broad, cultural reality of cohabitation. Bringing deeply held theological convictions into conversation with practices outside of these persuasions can be challenging. Dialogue and conversation are vital. Focus What… [More]

2015 Alumni Award Stories – Arno and Lena Fast (video)

2015 Alumni Award Stories – Arno and Lena Fast (video)

Last year, Arno and Lena Fast (MBBC ‘55) celebrated their 85th birthdays, their 60th wedding anniversary, and 45 years of ministry at Salem Community Bible Church in Winnipeg’s North End. At a time when many are enjoying retirement, the Fasts… [More]

2015 Alumni Award Recipient Stories – Larry Plenert (video)

2015 Alumni Award Recipient Stories – Larry Plenert (video)

Lawyer, teacher, coach, musician, Olympic athlete – Larry Plenert (CMBC ’78) has worn many hats. His 6’6” frame and prowess on the volleyball court earned him a spot on Canada’s national volleyball team starting in 1973, which led to competing… [More]

CMU Recognizes Graduates with 2015 Distinguished Alumni Awards

CMU Recognizes Graduates with 2015 Distinguished Alumni Awards

An Olympian-turned-lawyer, an English language educator, a businessman with a passion for international development, and a couple who have ministered for more than 45 years in Winnipeg’s North End are the recipients of Canadian Mennonite University’s (CMU) 2015 Distinguished Alumni… [More]

2015’s Graduation Service (video)

2015’s Graduation Service (video)

CMU Announces Recipient of $10,000 Redekop School of Business Scholarship

CMU Announces Recipient of $10,000 Redekop School of Business Scholarship

Canadian Mennonite University is pleased to announce that Artem Coste has been awarded a 4-year, $10,000 Redekop School of Business Scholarship. This award is given to a student with high academic standing who meets Redekop School of Business (RSB) program… [More]

Ryan Dueck Visits CMU as Pastor-in-Residence

Ryan Dueck Visits CMU as Pastor-in-Residence

‘I’m looking forward to hearing people’s stories,’ Lethbridge pastor says Ryan Dueck, pastor at Lethbridge Mennonite Church in Lethbridge, AB, will visit Canadian Mennonite University as Pastor-in-Residence from Monday, November 3 to Friday, November 7. Dueck is eager to connect… [More]