News Archive

Jun 13 - GBCanada USA Issues FINAL Newsletter

GBCanada USA issued the e-version of its Summer Newsletter today.  Printed copies will hit the USPS next week.  If you...

Jun 1 - Renew Church raises $30K for Ministry House

A Renew donor felt God’s leading to allow Renew to use his five-bedroom investment house for eternal dividends.  Rece...

Mar 2 - GraceConnect Features Pastor Bart Blair

The GraceConnect eNews, No. 193, featured on of our own, Pastor Bart Blair, lead pastor at Grasslands Church in Medi...

Dec 6 - GBCanada USA Christmas Newsletter

Your GBCanada Christmas newsletter is here chocked full of exciting updates with Christmas team greetings and ready fo...

Oct 15 - Support GBCanada USA when you shop for back-to-school items with Amazon Smile

Support us when you shop for back-to-school items. #StartWithaSmile at http://smile.amazon.com/ch/52-2094318 and Amazon...

Sep 28 - Renew Mayfield West says Thank You!

Renew Mayfiled West pastors Wade Rininger and Andrew Wood share the exciting launch results and give a BIG shout out to...

Sep 23 - GBCanada USA joins Giving Assistant!

GBCanada has joined thousands of charities enjoying donations thru Giving Assistant!  Giving Assistant is a free, easy...

Sep 6 - GCA Offers Discounts for 2017 Early Registration

Be part of what God is doing in Canada!  You can help support GBCanada's latest church planting effort in Mayfield West...

Jun 24 - Mayfield West Launch Needs Your Help

N E W  FA I T H . N E W  F O C U S. N E W  F R O N T I E R S.   Renew Church is about to enter an exciting new f...

Jun 20 - Summer Newsletter is here!

Our Summer Newsletter is here and you should have your printed copy if you're on our mailing list.  We're very excited...

Jun 17 - New Meeting Time & Location

Here are some important details you need to know about our new series that starts this Sunday. For the next 6...

Feb 26 - Hope on the Move!

Community of Hope is on the Move! After 8.5 years of being the church in the theatre, Community of Hope is making a b...

Jan 11 - Vision 2016

On Sunday, January 10, Pastor Bart shared the vision message for 2016: 8 New Conversations for 2016 8 New Conversa...

Dec 3 - Renew-al in Ontario

We recently reported in October that Grace Community Church of Mississauga and The Village Community Church in Milton de...

Nov 30 - Christmas Newsletter is Here!

With so many exciting things happening in Canada we couldn't wait to get you our Christmas Newsletter.  No, it won't b...

Nov 15 - Bow Island Joins Fellowship

On November 15, the Bow Island elder board unanimously voted to request membership in Grace Fellowship Canada and the No...

Oct 31 - Praying for our Missionaries

Grasslanders Laura Bernhart and Jane McGough will be leaving tomorrow (Nov 1) for a 17-day trip to the Philippines. Laur...

Oct 21 - Grace and Village Merge!

Grace Community Church of Mississauga and The Village Community Church in Milton, ON have merged into ONE church.  Th...

Jul 9 - Support GBCanada USA thru Amazon Smile

Next time you order anything from Amazon, please designate GBCanada USA as your charity of choice.  Click here to shop...

Jun 20 - Riningers Join Grace North!

GBCanada USA announces the addition of Wade and Anna Rininger to the GBCanada USA church planting team of Grace Fellowsh...

Jun 7 - 4 More Grasslanders Baptized

On Sunday, June 7 more than 60 people gathered at the home of Kurtis and Carmen Maser to celebrate the baptism of four G...

May 14 - Canadian Giving Challenge

The Great Canadian Giving Challenge (GCGC) is a new initiative from GIV3 and CanadaHelps. Every dollar donated* between...

May 4 - Men's Advance a Success

17 men of Grasslands and friends spent 24 hours in the Cypress Hills of Alberta with pastor and church planter Duke Edwa...

Apr 6 - Bow Island Community Bible Church Welcomes New Pastor

Grasslands Church will bid farewell to our founding pastor and elder, Oliver Edwards It is with bittersweet emotion...

Apr 3 - Good Friday Bowling

More than 40 Grasslanders met at the Panorama Lanes for an afternoon of fun and fellowship. View the entire photo album...

Mar 5 - 4 People Baptized on Tuesday

The Grasslands family is excited to have celebrated the baptism of 4 people on Tuesday night. Brennan, Stevie, Haley and...

Feb 1 - Canadian Pastoral Opportunity Announced

Community of Hope is looking for a Lead Pastor.  This is an excellent opportunity for a young (yet experienced) shepher...

Dec 25 - GBCanada USA publishes Christmas 2014 Newsletter

GBCanada USA publishes its Christmas Newsletter edition.  Catch the latest news from your GBCanada USA missionaries. ...

Nov 14 - Kim Got Baptized

On Friday, November 14, our friend Kim got baptized! The -20 degree weather didn't hinder a wonderful evening of fellows...

Nov 7 - GBIF Valuelines

GBIF Valulines newsletter features a review of a recent trip to Toronto. DOWNLOAD THE NEWSLETTER.

Aug 8 - Rob Got Baptized

August 8 | Medicine Hat, Alberta On Friday, August 8, a small gathering of Grasslanders got together to celebrate the...

Jun 7 - Summer Newsletter Posted

GBCanada USA publishes its Summer Newsletter edition.  Catch the latest news from your GBCanada USA missionaries.  Go...

May 29 - Amanda Got Baptized

May 29 | Medicine Hat, Alberta, Canada On Thursday, May 29, Amanda Mellafont declared her faith in Jesus and was bap...

May 15 - New Hope App Available!

The Community of Hope Church is excited to announe the roll out of their new Hope App for Apple and Android devices....

Mar 20 - Village App Ready for Downloading

The Village Community Church is excited to roll out their new Village App for Apple and Android devices.  The new app ...

Feb 15 - Join us for a Canadian Breakfast!

Please plan to attend the GBCanada USA breakfast on July 18th at the DiscipleShift Vision 2020 Conference at the Omni Sh...

Feb 1 - Village Baptisms

The Village kicked off the new year with five baptisms!  After setting up the leaking hot tub on the floor of the movie...

Jan 22 - The Grasslands App

Grasslands Church is excited to offer you a free app for your mobile device that will allow you to stay better connected...

Jan 17 - Summer Conference

Start making your plans now to join us at our National Conference in Washington D.C. this summerr; July 17-21 Vis...

Dec 18 - Christmas Newsletter has arrived!

Our latest newsletter is available for online reading and downloading. If you're on our mailing list, the paper versio...

Nov 15 - Phillip's Faith Story

Last Sunday, November 10, Dan Bernhart baptised his longtime friend, Phillip Mellafont. The following is a transcript of...

Sep 19 - Grace Church Announces New Website

A Note From Pastor Bartley Sawatsky: I'm pleased to announce the arrival of our fresh new website. Please take some t...

Sep 1 - Baptism Celebration

The Grasslands Church family is excited to celebrate two youngsters getting baptized today. Avery Carlson (12) was ba...

Aug 12 - Moderator's Address

CLICK HERE to listen to Pastor Bartley Sawatsky's Moderator Address from the 2013 FGBC National Conference.

Aug 1 - New FGBC Exec. Director

This past week at the Vision2020South Conference held in Atlanta, Georgia, Canadian pastor, Bartley Sawatsky (www.grac...

Jul 29 - Join us for a Canadian breakfast in the deep South

For the latest Canadian update, join us for a fun and informative yummy Canadian breakfast (maple syrup and all) on Mo...

Jul 24 - Invasion from the North: Canada comes to the U.S.

Bartley Sawatsky officially takes the reigns from Bob Fetterhoff as Executive Director of the FGBC during the Vision 2...

Jul 1 - Summer 2013 Newsletter is Here!

Our latest newsletter is available for online reading and downloading. The paper version should be be in your mailbo...

Jul 1 - New GBCanada Website

GBCanada announces new website:  After months of unwanted hacking, GBCanada has launched a new website which we hope...

Jun 25 - GCA 2013 Update

Our Great Canadian Adventure ended June 21 with 6 churches participating from Ohio, Pennsylvania and Maryland.  Over...