Is God Sending Me to Northern Canada?

“A parka with fur trim on the hood … is not just a fashion statement.  The suit you go skiing in will probably not be enough.  Driving gloves will not be enough.  Hiking boots […]

By |March 15th, 2018|Uncategorized|3 Comments

Branching Out

Emanate class of 2017

Emanate graduation is upon us once more; it’s amazing how quickly 18 months of training fly by!  Our 2017 graduates are excited about the places God is leading them, sad to […]

By |December 12th, 2017|Uncategorized|0 Comments

Lessons from my language helper

I can still remember walking out to Sadu’s field. It happened to be a misty morning which made it cooler than most. I knew that the West African heat would come soon enough though. […]

By |January 27th, 2016|Uncategorized|0 Comments

One on One

A young, recently married couple walked into the classroom for Emanate’s orientation. He was Canadian, she was American, and each had very different cultural backgrounds. With a few months of marriage under their belt […]

By |February 27th, 2015|Uncategorized|0 Comments

Our Top 10 posts of 2014

At the end of the year, it’s good to take a look back and see all that has gone on. We’ve had another great year of getting the word out about equipping for church […]

By |December 27th, 2014|Emanate, Emanate Course, Uncategorized|0 Comments

Finishing Strong

Finishing well can be the hardest thing that we do. When the Apostle Paul was nearing the end of his life, he reflected on his desire to finish well. 2 Timothy 4:7 reads, “I […]

By |November 26th, 2014|Emanate Course, Uncategorized|0 Comments

An American in Durham

I didn’t realize that I could come to love another culture as much as my own!
Who knew that after living here in Canada for three years that I would feel just as at home […]

By |October 1st, 2014|Alumni, Uncategorized|1 Comment

Jungle Camp Experience

Students have moved down from Jungle Camp this past weekend. Kirsten writes,
As a class, we spent two weeks building “homes” that we would live in for four weeks. These homes were built on prepared […]

By |July 17th, 2014|Emanate Course, Uncategorized|0 Comments

Saying Goodbye

We are so grateful for the friendships our children made, and that they were given tools to be able to say good-bye, and leave a place well. God loves our kids more than we […]

By |July 3rd, 2014|Alumni, Uncategorized|0 Comments

Folk Religion & Animism

One of our current students, Eve Nielsen, shares about some of the classes she is in. 

Burning candles for the dead, listening to undecipherable holy teachings to gain merit, emptying oneself of all desire in […]

By |April 24th, 2014|Emanate Course, Uncategorized|0 Comments