About Kirsten

Shortly after getting married to my Canadian husband, we moved to Canada to be involved with training missionaries. Our goal in life is to love God, love the church, and love all people. We get to do that by serving at emanate. After our first term is finished, we hope to be serving God in tribal church planting overseas.

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New Tribes Mission works in countries all over the world. The majority of these places have very hot climates and never see snow (or even know what snow is). While current students at Emanate […]

By |March 6th, 2015|Emanate|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 Teachers

Howard Hendricks, a long-time professor at Dallas Theological Seminary and author of “Teaching to Change Lives,” says in his book, “Your task as a communicator is not to impress people, but to impact them; […]

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It’s a well known saying that, “Home is where the heart is.” This means that home is somewhere people long to be or someone they long to be with. Many get to enjoy this […]

By |February 13th, 2015|Emanate|0 Comments

Hold The Ropes

In 1793, as men gathered to discuss William Carey’s pursuit of ministry in India, one asked, “There is a goldmine in India; but it seems as deep as the centre of the earth, who […]

By |February 6th, 2015|Emanate Course|1 Comment