We Hosted a PAIS Intern...and LOVED it!

Posted by Margaret & Bob Legge on

It was almost a year ago when we were sitting in church and heard about PAIS. The person talking mentioned the type of work the interns would be doing and that host families would be needed for the year. Here were our thoughts at the time: Could we be a host family? Maybe this was a...

Woman on the Train

Posted by Sonya Griffith on

I had only been in Surrey for a couple of weeks when I decided to take the Skytrain and bus - by myself - to English Bay. Now you must understand that we do not have mass transit in Texas. I've never traveled on a subway, bus, or skytrain my entire life. I am directionally challenged and my...

Private and Personal - My Story from Mexico

Posted by Megan Alexander on

Hello Gracepoint Community! My name is Megan and I am one of the Gracepointers that traveled down to Mexico this past July to work alongside One Life One Chance and the communities in San Quintin Mexico. You wouldn’t have necessarily noticed, but I was the only team member who opted out...

Ukraine was the Dessert!

Posted by Ev Wiens on

Ev pictured with Max, one of the first trade school students to come through the program and currently studying at Providence College in Manitoba to prepare for ministry in Ukraine. Once in a while, you get to keep company and spend time with someone who inspires, spurs on and sparks...

Summer Intern to RA in 3 Short Weeks!

Posted by Lauren Weigel on

Lauren Weigel served as our multi-talented intern this summer in Worship Arts.  We miss her terribly, but she sent us an update of how God is moving in her life since heading back to university and serving as a Resident Advisor. Hey Pastor Rick!  Hello from UBC Okanagan! Hope you...

Going SOMEWHERE, Destination TBD

Posted by Stephanie Dick on

     This month I signed up for a 10-month mission trip with MB Mission’s TREK program. Here’s the crazy thing… I don’t even know where I am going. Some of the options for places that I could end up are Lisbon, Portugal; Bielefeld, Germany; Chonburi...