Steinbach Bible College hosted their annual Homecoming event this past weekend on Saturday, June 15th. The come-and-go event was a chance for alumni, staff, and faculty to mingle, reminisce together, and reconnect with the college.
SBC is pleased to announce that Sarah Barkman has been hired as the new Registration Assistant. Sarah lives in Riverton and graduated from the Morweena Christian School. This April, Sarah graduated from SBC with a BA in Christian Ministries (four year), winning the award for the highest GPA.
SBC’s 3rd Annual Golf Tournament on June 4th was a success. 128 golfers enjoyed a beautiful day on the Steinbach Fly-In golf course and a delicious BBQ steak dinner, served by SBC’s chef, Gil Drolet, at the Mennonite Village Museum. Sponsorships, golfer fees, on course contests, and the silent auction totaled an income of just over $46,000.
SBC is pleased to announce that Pauline Loewen is the new director for the Ignite musical ensemble. Pauline and husband Cliff attend the Blumenort EMC and have three adult children, including Heather, an SBC student.
We are very excited to announce the selection of Nathan Dyck as the new Dean of Men beginning August 1, 2013. Nathan graduated with a B.A. in Christian Studies in 2012. During his years at SBC he served in student leadership, most notably as the President of the Student Council during his final year. He also served in numerous ministry roles using his musical gifts and abilities.
Steinbach Bible College is excited to announce some new appointments within the college taking effect this summer. Patrick Friesen will be transitioning into the role of Dean of Student Development together with a larger teaching role. Taking on the role of registrar will be Arlene Friesen.
It’s difficult to believe, but another year of training servant leaders at Steinbach Bible College has already come to a close. Dorms, classrooms, and halls are quiet after a rich weekend of graduation celebrations. Many graduates experience a significant range of emotions as they mark this milestone: pride in their achievements, relief at having completed their studies, excitement for future plans, and sadness as they leave the close-knit community of friends, faculty, and staff of SBC.
Online Learning is now available at SBC! You can earn a certificate in ministry studies, or finish a degree you’ve already started, without having to leave your current situation. Clinton Friesen tells how the new option is helping him train as a servant leader while serving overseas:
Sunday March 24, 2013, in a valiant come-from-behind 4-3 victory over the Ice Runners, the SBC Flames took home the Silver Eye Sports Men’s Hockey Playoff Championship Trophy!
After trailing 0-2 in the 1st period, Flames goalie Kyle Dueck repeatedly shut the door, giving forwards Jason Wolfe, Trevor Reimer, and Zach Friesen a chance to score goals and tie the game up 3-3 in the 3rd.