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A New Voice for Preaching?

By Blayne Banting

If a preacher preaches in a forest and nobody is listening, is that still preaching?

How Do Pastors Bounce Back from Challenges?

By Margaret Clarke

Resilience is a process that depends on a lot of factors. One of our counselling faculty reflects on what her research reveals about pastoral resilience in the face of ministry challenges.

Community during COVID

By Charity Klassen

A college freshman shares how her Briercrest experience provided much needed community during a challenging time.

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Meet our Princi(pal) Mrs. Ike!

By Shayla Alexander  (BCA Blog)

Mrs. Ike is the Principal at Briercrest Christian Academy. During her time at BCA, she has seen God faithfully change lives. Get to know her below:

3 Life Lessons I Learned in Math Class at BCA

By Lilly Matthies  (BCA Blog)

Hear one of our students reflect on her influential Math teacher, how he helped her understand concepts, but also love herself.

Teaching Life Champions

By Shayla Alexander  (BCA Blog)

BCA alumna and teacher Shayla Alexander ('11) reflects on her time teaching Prairie Hockey student-athletes and the valuable lessons she learned from her students.

Meet a Sr. English Teacher

By Briercrest Staff  (BCA Blog)

Get to know Linda Klippenstein, Sr. English and History teacher at BCA, as she shares her heart for shaping the lives of students beyond graduation.

School After Quarantine: How BCA got back to Building Community During COVID-19

By Cheryl Crocker  (BCA Blog)

Teacher Cheryl Crocker reflects on returning to the classroom during an entirely different year.

7 Career-long Skills You'll Gain at Briercrest

By Joshua Rundel  (College Blog)

In the modern job market, the skills required are changing rapidly. Briercrest programs draw from different academic, artistic, and theological areas to form an interdisciplinary education that helps you gain essential career-long skills. Here's how!

Jennifer Woo: Thoughts from the "Front Lines"

By Jennifer Woo

Jennifer Woo, BCA alumna and Psychiatry Resident Doctor, reflects on her experience in the hospital in 2020 and her hope in Christ.

Why a Christian Gap Year will Give You the Spiritual Foundation You're Looking For

By Korey Reimer  (College Blog)

The Kaléo program is a Canadian Christian gap-year program on Vancouver Island focused on leadership, academics, ministry, community, and adventure. Read about the difference a year at Kaléo can make in your walk with God below!

How BCA Helped me Build a Foundation for Life

By Jennifer Woo  (BCA Blog)

BCA alumna Jennifer Woo ('10) reflects on the meaningful ways that God used BCA to shape her life and prepare her for her future.

Yes, We Do Chapel Daily at Briercrest. Here's Why it Matters.

By William Dmytrow  (College Blog)

Daily chapels have become almost non-existent, even at Christian colleges and universities. But at Briercrest, we believe that chapel is a vital part of our daily spiritual formation. Here's why the opportunity to gather daily for chapel matters.

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Being a dorm student has been like being at summer camp for a full year. The memories and relationships that were made are ones that I will never forget.
Liam Tieszen (Caronport High School)