'Tis the Season
December 7th, 2019
With Christmas just around the corner, when better to talk about sustainable celebrations? At this time of year, people unite in their hope to express love to their friends and family. However, there’...  Read More
Certification Labels Explained
November 26th, 2019
It doesn’t matter if you’re buying a new car, a phone plan, or a bar of chocolate, spending money is like signing a voting slip; you’re voting to keep a company afloat and to continue doing what they’...  Read More
Make Your Life a Mission Trip
November 5th, 2019
It was our last morning devotional before we had to head back to Bangkok airport to fly home. As I looked around the circle, I was sad that deep sense of community would be gone once we arrived home a...  Read More
He Who Made Me
October 15th, 2019
When I came to the Snowboarders & Skiers DTS in Vancouver, I was looking forward to snowboarding on the local mountains, learning more about Jesus, and getting to know other snowboarders. I wanted to ...  Read More
Losing Home, Finding Jesus
September 10th, 2019
The grief of returning home after years on mission was intense. I really thought it would just go away. But it didn’t. And yet in the midst of that mess, Jesus met me......  Read More
Definitions Debunked
August 16th, 2019
Have you ever asked yourself what being “sustainable” or “ethical” actually means? We hear these words a lot in our media, and we also use them in our everyday conversations, probably without even rea...  Read More
Welcome To Sustainable Soapbox
July 5th, 2019
As YWAM Vancouver we’d like to heartily welcome you to Sustainable Soapbox. Without much further ado, allow us to tell you all about what Sustainable Soapbox is, and why exactly it exists. Let’s start...  Read More
Play the Background
June 27th, 2019
As human beings we often get frustrated about not seeing quick responses, not knowing what comes next, or not understanding what God is doing. As a group we faced this throughout our time in Japan......  Read More
Caught Between Two Worlds
June 8th, 2019
“Now here is one more question that you can take home to ponder, 'What one thing do you want to bring back with you from your time away?'" This seemingly simple question stirred the Lord to speak deep...  Read More
6 Questions To Ask + Survive CSBS
May 22nd, 2019
The School of Biblical Studies (SBS) is a beautiful school. Where else can you dedicate nine months to the Scriptures, learning it front-to-back? It’s amazing! I want to give you 6 questions to ask yo...  Read More
Making Friends
May 9th, 2019
To prepare for our time in Japan, we learned about the culture, some of the language, and had a general idea of what we would be doing. But despite all of the preparation we still knew we were going t...  Read More
We Get To!
March 13th, 2019
We sat down with Jenny Konkin, President and Co-Founder of Whole Way House, to hear her stories of redemption through simply “loving thy neighbour.”...  Read More