2017 ABMB Convention

Pastoral & Church Leaders Equipping Day Plus ABMB Convention
April 21-22, 2017


Urban Grace Church is hosting us at their service location – the Kerby Centre in downtown Calgary!

Woven throughout both the Leaders Day and Convention 2017 will be the theme of six foundational priorities that Jesus established for disciple-making health. 

Holy Spirit Dependence
Prayerful Guidance
Obedient Living
Exalting the Father
Relationships of Love and Integrity

Click here to read the welcome from our Conference Minister, Paul Loewen.

Schedule Outline: The Church Leaders Equipping Day will start on Friday, April 21 at 1:00pm. We are excited to have MB Seminary come and do some Ministry Life training around building good foundations for healthy boards. Topics such as how to get people involved, and working with staff/structure and governance will be covered. Later in the afternoon we will have a session on foundations for exegeting mission in your community that will end with a prayer walk downtown Calgary.

The ABMB Convention 2017 will begin that evening (6:00 pm) with a Celebration Dinner and exalting the Father through worship and through stories from around the Conference. On Saturday, April 22, the ABMB Convention 2017 will continue with worship and prayer, followed by reports, information, and decisions that will impact us all. Sessions will start at 8:30am and end by 4:30pm. A more detailed schedule will be emailed out to all registrants prior to Convention.

Click Here to see the photos from ABMB Convention 2017.


  • Leaders Day including Convention: $75 per person. Includes – materials and snacks/meals for both Friday and Saturday.
  • Leaders Day Only: $50 per person. Includes –materials and snacks/lunch for Friday.
  • Convention Only:$50 per person. Includes materials plus supper on Friday and snack/meals on Saturday.
  • Celebration Dinner Only : $10 per person. For those that wish to join us just for this evening.

Venue: Urban Grace Church is hosting at their service location: Kerby Centre – 1133, 7th Avenue SW Calgary, AB T2P 1B2

Accommodations: Guests and Delegates are responsible to make their own accommodations arrangements. Recommended hotel is: Holiday Inn Express & Suites Calgary Downtown
Address: 1020 8th Ave SW Calgary, AB T2P 1J2
Phone: 403-269-8262
Mention the ‘Alberta Conference Of Mennonite Brethren Churches’ for a discount rate of $129.99/night.  Parking and Breakfast is included. Reservations must be made by April 6 to secure this rate. Book now as space is limited.

Transportation Note: There is free parking available at the Kerby Centre if you register your car at the main desk. However, if you are staying at the hotel, there is free parking provided with your accommodations and it’s a 3 – minute walk to the venue. The C-Train also runs directly to the Kerby Centre.

To print out the details Click Here.

ABMB Convention 2017

2016 ABMB Convention Minutes

2017 ABMB Approved Budget

2017 Alberta Finance Report

2016 ABMB Financial Statements

2015 ABMB Financial Statements

2017 Approved Bylaws

2010 Bylaws

For any questions or information please contact:
Ruthie Kopp at

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