AGC News

Bill's Blog: UNITY in Jesus

Posted by donna on September 2, 2015

Bill 14.JPGPresident Bill Fietje has some thoughts to share on this very important topic.  What does it truly mean to be a unified body of believers? 

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New book by AGC Author

Posted by donna on September 1, 2015

s51020cb112795_15.jpgCongratulations to AGC pastor Ron Mahler on his third book, "Radical Apprentices", which won the Word Alive publishing contest.  Read more about it here in an interview with Word Alive Press.


Bill's Blog: Wide and Deep

Posted by donna on August 5, 2015

Bill 14.JPGWhat are you reading this summer?  President Bill Fietje has some thoughts to share in his latest blog post.

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Canada East re:connect recap!

Posted by donna on July 15, 2015

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The Canada East re:connect Conference was a great time of learning, fun, and connecting with each other!  Please click below for the recap video!  (Just a sampling of "AGC's Got Talent" here - if you want to see the full video, you will have to come visit us at the AGC office!)


Bill's Blog: Bible Engagement

Posted by donna on June 30, 2015

Bill 14.JPGPresident Bill Fietje shares some thoughts on the recent Canada East "re:connect" Conference, as well as the recent EFC report on Bible Engagement. 

Read and comment!  We'd love to hear your thoughts on this subject.

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New church home for AGC Church Plant

Posted by donna on May 19, 2015

Blackfalds 4.JPGThe congregation of Faith Community Church in Blackfalds, AB rejoiced on Saturday May 16th as they officially dedicated their new church building!  Faith Community Church began in 2006 as a church plant of the AGC.  The building is a former store on the main road in downtown Blackfalds.  The congregation is still in the process of renovations, but is happily now meeting in their new location.

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The Church: The Waiting Bride

Posted by donna on May 7, 2015

CaptureMay152.PNG"Death is the debt we all must pay." Euripides

"The wages of sin is death, but the gift of God is eternal life in Christ Jesus our Lord." (Romans 6:23)

The Apostle Paul said: "For as in Adam all die, so in Christ all will be made alive. But each in his own turn: Christ, the first fruits; then, when He comes, those who belong to Him. Then the end will come, when He (Christ) hands over the Kingdom to God the Father after He has destroyed all dominion, authority and power."  (1 Corinthians 15:22-24)

Scripture likens the relationship of the Church on earth to a bride waiting for her husband.

Cliquez sur le lien ci-dessous pour la version Française; Commentaires du Président mai 2015


Canada West Conference - "Unashamed"

Posted by donna on May 7, 2015

IMG_9269.JPGThe Canada West Conference, held April 30 - May 3 in Blackfalds, AB was a time of great blessing, fun and encouragement for all who attended! 

Scroll down to download the messages by guest speaker Sid Koop of Truth Matters Ministries.


The AGC turns 90!

Posted by donna on March 18, 2015

March 18, 2015 marks 90 years since the AGC officially began!   

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Above: Sunday School Teachers Convention, Christian Workers Churches, Philpott Memorial Church (then known as "The Gospel Tabernacle), Hamilton, ON, 1924

The AGC traces its beginnings to the early 1890s when a group of independent evangelical churches became known as the Christian Workers' Church of Canada, under a charter granted to Dr. P .W . Philpott, pastor of the Gospel Tabernacle in Hamilton,ON. These churches were concerned about the growth of theological liberalism and in 1922 felt the need to unite with others who practised a simple biblical faith. In 1925, because other groups with contrasting doctrine and practice were using similar names, a new charter under the name of Associated Gospel Churches was secured from the Canadian government. 


Snowflake 2015 - ALL IN!

Posted by donna on March 13, 2015

Snowflake 15.pngSnowflake 2015 took place March 6 - 8, 2015 at Muskoka Woods, with the theme "ALL IN!".  Guest speaker Calvin Russell focused on Luke 4, encouraging youth and leaders to go all in for Christ, in the same that Christ dedicated himself to his task.  Along with times of teaching & great worship provided by "Chasing After", there was lots of FUN!  Watch the recap video: