We invite you the 2019 ABA Fall PASTOR'S CONNECTION
'FOREIGNERS' AMONG US
In a day when discussion, even controversy, is ripe with matters regarding immigration, refugee status and the like, it seems timely for us to open up a conversation surrounding our responsibilities and opportunities pertaining to the ‘foreigners’ among us. Understanding that so many ABA churches are already richly engaged in a variety of ministries to foreigners, we thought it might be helpful to hear from and to enter into open dialogue with the pastors/leaders from the established ‘ethnic’ churches in the ABA, of which there are (currently) seven… ·
The Asian Christian Church (Edmonton)
The Bethel Korean Baptist Church (Edmonton)
The Edmonton Japanese Christian Church
The Fresh Manna Fellowship Of Edmonton
The Hispanic Church (Calgary)
The ‘Living Word’ (Russian) Church (Calgary)
The Arabic Christian Fellowship (Medicine Hat)
The Lord watches over the foreigner and sustains the fatherless and the widow (Psalm 146:9)
The foreigner residing among you must be treated as your native-born. Love them as yourself (Leviticus 19:34)
Wednesday, October 9th
Edmonton Location: Greenfield Community Church, 3712 114 Street
Thursday, October 10th
Calgary Location: Thornhill Baptist Church, 128 Tache Avenue
We will begin at 8:45 am with refreshments and Lunch at 12:00pm.
Please RSVP below by Monday, October 7th so that we can plan accordingly.
A suggested $5 contribution is appreciated.