Our Unsung Heroes
October 26th, 2022
The time has come to recognize some truly unsung heroes of YWAM Vancouver, Gary the Grey and Doris the Dodge, our Vans. They’ve primarily been background characters in the saga of YWAM Vancouver for t...  Read More
October 18th, 2022
If you’ve been connected to YWAM Vancouver at all during last decade, you probably know that we’ve done our fair share of moving. On average, we’ve moved office and classroom space once every two and ...  Read More
Am I the Right Guy for the Job?
August 5th, 2022
When the DTS started in January, I was struggling with a lot of self-doubt. I was doubting all the time if I was the right guy for the job....  Read More
The Bible's Effect On Bryan
November 17th, 2021
In 2017, Bryan and his wife KJ pioneered The Bible Effect, a ministry which creates a variety of explainer videos and resources for understanding the Bible and its historical background. This Intervie...  Read More
What is Bible Poverty?
October 8th, 2021
Bible Poverty. If you’re hanging out on our Social Media this autumn, you’ll probably see this term being used a lot. So today we begin by asking the question: What is Bible Poverty?...  Read More
Why We Came + Why We Stayed
August 14th, 2020
As we have been preparing for another Chronological School of Biblical Studies (CSBS) at YWAM Vancouver, I have been reflecting a great deal on my own decision to come to this school. ...  Read More
"Go And Serve" When You Can't Go
June 26th, 2020
In April I was supposed to go with the Discipleship Training school to Nepal and serve the local church there. But instead, Covid-19 spread and plans changed....  Read More
Being a Disciple
May 27th, 2020
"If you want to get better at something, surround yourself with people who are better at it than you are." I've been hearing this quote a lot lately. As I look back at my Discipleship Training School ...  Read More
Are We All In the Same Boat?
May 8th, 2020
I went for a walk around the neighbourhood yesterday and someone had put a sign out that said, “We are all in the same boat! Pick up your paddle! Do your part!” I couldn’t get that phrase out of my mi...  Read More
Hope In the Unknown
April 17th, 2020
This year hasn't turned out quite how I expected it, which is probably the case for everyone. So much has changed in a month. I thought I would be going on a mission trip to Nepal with the Snowboarder...  Read More
Our Divine Responsibility
February 5th, 2020
Everyone is talking about caring for the environment. Climate change, climate strikes, fossil fuels, plastic pollution, animal extinction, rising waters - these are hot topics on the media and they’re...  Read More
Is Studying the Bible Worth It?
January 22nd, 2020
If you’re anything like I was three years ago, you probably think watching paint dry might be more exciting than studying the Bible. Studying the Bible might seem like a treacherous task, reserved for...  Read More