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What Does it Mean to Study from a Christian Perspective?

By Jade Summerfelt

Why does it matter to study the Bible alongside other disciplines like Psychology, English, Music, or Business? Short answer: because it makes your education not only informational but also transformative. Read more!

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    What is Community at Briercrest Really Like?

    By William Dmytrow

    What does community at Briercrest really look like? Student writer William Dmytrow explores this question through five main areas we see community at Briercrest.

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    Why Community is Vital in Your Walk with Jesus

    By William Dmytrow

    What's the value of studying in a Christian community? Hear directly from a Briercrest student the importance of choosing your school based on the community you can find, and how making the right choice can help you grow in your faith.

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    What is Discipleship at Briercrest Really Like?

    By Jason Wendel

    You know you want to grow in your faith. But what can you expect when you set foot on campus? Hear our College Chaplain explain how discipleship actually happens on campus at Briercrest.

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Why You Should Consider Coming to Briercrest this January

By William Dmytrow

Despite the new restrictions in place, discipleship and community are still happening on campus. Learn more about what life on campus has looked like this year, and how you can join in mid-year!

What We Bring to the Table: Finding Community in the Cafeteria

By Matt Durksen

Even though we do it every day, time spent eating often goes unnoticed. But eating together is central to developing community and growing as disciples of Jesus. Here’s why eating together matters, and how you can make the most of the cafeteria.

How Outdoor Adventure Changed My View of God for the Better

By Julia Hood

The Kaléo program is a gap-year program focused on leadership, academics, ministry, community, and adventure. Read about the difference the outdoor adventure component of Kaléo can make in your walk with God below!

Your College Application Questions Answered

By Jori Willems

Why should I apply early? Is applying committing to attend? College applications are open for Fall 2021, so we’re answering all your questions to help you have a stress-free application process.

3 Reasons Why I Love the NLT

By Carl Hinderager

Hear Carl Hinderager, PhD and Briercrest legend, explain why the NLT is his Bible of choice. No matter what translation you prefer, we promise you'll find his love for Scripture contagious.

How to Apply for Emergency Student Benefits (CESB)

By Adam McNeil

As of Friday, May 15, applications for the Canada Emergency Student Benefit (CESB) are open. Read this quick guide to applying for student financial support, and then go get your money!

Church, Don't Forget About Camp Ministry!

By William Dmytrow

This summer, we all face the uncertainty of what distancing measures will still be in place due to COVID-19. Camps are no different, and their important ministry to this generation of youth and young adults needs our continued support.

Students: Here's Everything We Know about Emergency Student Benefits

By Adam McNeil

Post-secondary students and recent graduates, you may be eligible to receive $1,250 a month this summer. We’re here to keep you up to date on the unfolding Canada Emergency Student Benefit and other financial supports for students.

How to Model a Faith Worth Keeping

By Sid Koop

Both the Renegotiating Faith and Hemorrhaging Faith studies found that what was modelled within the family unit had a profound effect on the faith formation of the next generation. Here are some key ways to model authentic faith for your kids.

The Seven Stages of Coronavirus Grief

By Grant Poettcker

Dealing with mixed emotions lately? Dr. Grant Poettcker is here to put into words and GIFs how we’re all feeling as the realities of COVID-19 set in.

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Throughout my adventures this year, I have made some incredible friendships with amazing people who have challenged me to grow in my faith, embrace hope in the future, and break out of my comfort zone.
Loris Tiede (College)