Entries by Maryanne Berge

Lord of the Harvest Sending out his workers!

As Mission Pastor at FGCC I have the honour of walking alongside people who are discerning a desire to serve God in global mission.  I love this part of my role and am personally encouraged and challenged by the faith and the risk taking obedience to God’s invitation in their lives. It also reminds me […]

Speiser’s in Saskatoon

Russ and Marjorie Speiser, long term workers who work in the south of France will be here April 2 -14th to reconnect with us and meet those of you who are new to Forest Grove.  Russ and Marjorie will be speaking at The Broadway Gathering on Sunday April 9th at 10:30 am. Cal and Darla […]

Stories from Syria

On Sunday Feb 26 we have the privilege of hearing newcomer Issa share his story of  life in Syria and the joys and challenges of  settling in Canada . Issa’s family was sponsored by FGCC this past year, and they have had a resettlement team supporting them with the transition to life in Canada from […]

New Mission Mobilization Fund

“A Sending Church is a local community of Christ-followers who have made a covenant together to be prayerful, deliberate, and proactive in developing, commissioning, and sending their own members both locally and globally, often in partnership with other churches or agencies, and continuing to encourage, support, and advocate for them while making disciples cross-culturally.” ( […]

Now Is the Time

Join us this weekend at our annual Missions Festival as we LEARN what it means to understand the Islam faith and love our newcomer neighbours who live in our city. Seminar on Saturday at Attridge with Dr. T.V. Thomas. (registration required by Friday noon thru office) Dr. Thomas will also be sharing at both locations […]

Welcome Back Soon J and A !

We are looking forward to welcoming J and A back to Saskatoon after their first term overseas.    They will return on Feb 7 for a few months and look forward to reconnecting with families, small groups and individuals again.  They are so thankful for the prayers, finances, encouragement and even team, pictured above, that […]

Liana Penner

Liana Penner lives and works in Trujillo, Peru.  She first went to Peru 17 years ago as a teacher and later was sent out through MB Mission and FGCC to support the ministry of an MB Church in the city, while continuing to give leadership in the English Dept of a local school. Watch the […]

Welcome!

This Fall we have several of our International workers here on home assignment. Let’s welcome them back “home” well. See events below! Karen Block: Karen has been an International worker in Thailand for over 25 years. Karen has served in various roles throughout her time there from teaching and mentoring Linguistics students at a University […]

Panama Team 2016

PANAMA: May 18-30 *****Panama BBQ Fundraiser is happening May 1 right after the service! Come join us for a burger and leave a donation for our Panama team!***** In just a few weeks our team will be heading down to Panama to help with the construction of the Foster’s new house! The Foster’s are building […]

FRANCE MISSIONS

The Boese family- Calvin, Darla and kids- have been invited by R & M Speiser to join a music ministry team in France. Darla was part of the FGCC vision trip to France last fall, and as a church we affirm their participation in a 2-week evangelistic tour in France that uses music as a platform […]