1. We worship the Lord in the freedom His Spirit gives and in the truth of His Word – I John 4:23
2. We praise the Lord with: Singing – Psalm 100:1; Clapping¬ – Psalm 47:1; Playing instruments – Psalm 150:3-5; Lifting hands – Psalm 134:1; Dancing – Psalm 30:11
3. We embrace and release the Gifts of the Holy Spirit as taught in I Cor.12 &14.
1 Cor.14:26- “Well, my brothers and sisters, let’s summarize. When you meet together, one will sing, another will teach, another will tell some special revelation God has given, one will speak in tongues, and another will interpret what is said. But everything that is done must strengthen all of you.”
Eph.5:19- “Speak to each other with psalms, hymns and spiritual songs.”
FRIENDS OF CONNECT
Cartwright Christian Ministries
Carol Cartwright is an ordained minister whose life is a manifestation of the power and love of Jesus Christ. Many pastors call her Apostle, others call her Prophet, but Carol’s favorite name given her by others is “Mama Carol.” She has spiritual children in many countries of the world. Her ministry travels have taken her to England, Scotland, Wales, France, Switzerland, Austria, Israel, Japan, Bahamas, Virgin Islands, Singapore, Indonesia, Mexico, and Canada. In her 35 years of Ministry Carol has mentored and equipped many sons and daughters in their different callings.
Ron & Lynn Vanin
Ron and Lynn Vanin, missionaries under the banner TLC Global Missions, a registered Canadian charity. Our heart and vision is to serve the kingdom of God by going into the highways and byways as the Lord Jesus commanded us to do. Presently our focus is on East Central Africa, Kampala Uganda being our home base.
Lionel Batke, Release Ministries
Lionel Batke was raised the son of a leading Full Gospel Pastor in Western Canada. He was trained in ministry and music as a youth. When he sings, his strong baritone voice can fill the largest auditorium. He is a graduate of Full Gospel Bible Institute, Eston, Saskatchewan and was ordained into the ministry in 1965. His early years were spent pastoring churches in Saskatchewan and British Columbia.
Located in Langley, Southgate Fellowship is another sister-church pastored by Dave and Tomana McTaggart.
Canadian Fellowship of Churches and MinistersPastors Blake, Adrienne, and Sean have their ordination affiliation with CFCM. Please visit their website for more details.
BC Teen Challenge
“Overcoming addiction, everyday”. Teen Challenge is a Christian-based organization, which started caring for troubled youth in New York City in 1958. The program has expanded into over 600 autonomous locations in over 80 counties worldwide, helping children, teens, men, women and families. BC Teen Challenge strives to help the whole person, not just the substance abuser.
Listening Prayer Community
To establish a community in the greater Vancouver area that would build up the church through hearing the life-giving, immediate word of Jesus.
Mercy Ministries Canada provides hope and healing to desperate young women who are seeking freedom from life-controlling issues such as drug and alcohol addiction, depression, eating disorders, unplanned pregnancy, physical and sexual abuse and self-harm.
Located in White Rock, BC, Life Church is another sister-church pastored by Mike & Ev Schroeder
Merv and Merla Watson
Merv & Merla have dedicated their lives to the ministry of the Jewish people in Israel through the arts and other creative ways to convey the fact that Jesus the Messiah is truly their Messiah.
They have succeeded in obtaining rights to live in Israel on an ongoing basis. Two of their children also live and work in Israel.