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"And that's just the beginning. After that, I will pour out my Spirit on every kind of people: Your sons will prophesy, also your daughters. Your old men will dream, your young men will see visions."

Joel 2:28 MSG

COVID-19 Reopening Update

The Ontario Government introduced the Roadmap to Reopen as a three-step plan designed to safely and cautiously reopen the province and gradually lift public health measures. Please click here for  the official conference statement and the COVID-19 updated guidelines for our congregations.


Click on the video above for a 2021 Virtual Camp Meeting teaser.

There's Something For the Whole Family at our 2021 Connecting Like Jesus Camp Meeting and Ministries Convention

Registration live at!

In 2020, the world changed forever, including how we worshipped. But we are building upon the foundation set last year for ministry without borders with our first-ever virtual camp meeting. Our 2021 Connecting Like Jesus Camp Meeting will include Ministries’ Convention, where participants will benefit from training covering a range of age groups and ministry areas.

Dynamic morning and evening worship speakers will include G. Alexander Bryant, John Bradshaw, Ivan L. Williams, Vanessa and Jamil Hairston and Hope Malabrigo.

Program features the entire family will enjoy from the 29th to the 3rd include

  • Early morning prayer sessions,
  • Inspiring morning and evening worship programs,
  • "Connect Café" afterglows to end each evening,
  • Interactive Bible studies themed "Growing in Christ,"
  • Departmental and general ministry training with experienced presenters, 
  • Mini-concerts featuring talent from across Ontario,
  • Digital exhibit booths providing ministry resources,
  • Exciting children's programming, including Children's Connect, a segment of the adult evening worships, Children in Mission, a one-hour program on Wednesday and Thursday, and on the 3rd, Children's Church and Sabbath School,
  • A separate stream for Youth and Young Adults,
  • ASL, French and Spanish interpretation for all adult plenary sessions,
  • A call-in number and phone support for seniors, 
  • And more!

Registration is live on our camp meeting website, Here is a direct registration link - Once registered, you will be able to access all Camp Meeting and Ministries Convention programming from the 29th on using a simple email login.

Finally, in line with our theme, "Connecting—Like Jesus," we pray that this virtual gathering will lead participants into a more loving relationship with Jesus and with each other; and motivate them to commit to leading others into a life-changing relationship with Jesus.

Click here for a Camp Meeting invitation letter from President Mansfield Edwards. Click here for a handy list of Camp Meeting features. 

Visit for all camp meeting updates. Click here for free registration so you can access all Camp Meeting and Ministries Convention programming and resources.

Help spread the word about our 2021 Connecting Like Jesus Camp Meeting! Here's a link where you can access all promotional flyers and videos, and the schedule -


Youth and Young Adult Camp Meeting, June 29-July 3

                                    L to R: Sabbath keynote speakers, Pr. Jordane Smith, Pr. George TuyuA much-anticipated highlight of this year's 2021 Connecting Like Jesus Virtual Camp Meeting is a separate camp meeting for Ontario youth, young adults (13-35+) and supporters. All programming for youth and young adults will centre on leading them into a growing, maturing relationship with Jesus Christ so they can make disciples. Specifically, the Youth and Young Adult Camp Meeting will mobilize young people to engage in practical outreach events and choose two individuals they would like to bring to Jesus by the end of 2022. 
Exciting features of the Youth and Young Adult Camp Meeting will include:
  • Early morning prayer  
  • Bible discovery (teens)
  • Deep dive (young adults)
  • Youth ministries leadership training
  • Evening worships with lay young adult leaders
  • Special features, like an IG live, Friday Night Live!" (teens) and "Acoustic Energy" (young adults),
  • And more!
Fantastic presenters for  this section include our own Pastors Daniel Innocent and Andre Anderson, and Justin Kim of InVerse Sabbath School. On Sabbath, attendees will be blessed by keynote speakers Pastors Jordane Smith and George Tuyu (pictured). 
Please let all the youth and young adults and supporters in your network, know they won't want to miss all the impactful programming in store for them June 29-July 3.   

Southern Ontario Camp Meeting 2021 Reaching More Viewers Around the World

Having conducted its first virtual camp meeting in 2020, the Southern Ontario district was determined to meet the needs of more people virtually in 2021. With Matthew 28:19-20 in mind, and more aware of the capability of media, the committee purposed to spiritually feed anyone they could reach. By God’s grace, for our June 4 to 6 camp meeting weekend, the audience was almost 40% larger than the previous year. Thousands of viewers tuned into YouTube and Facebook for up to 17 hours of programming.

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BURMAN UNIVERSITY JOB OPPORTUNITYBurman University invites applications for the following positions:
1. Director, Marketing & Enrolment
2. Biology Lab Technologist
3. Full-time Tenure track Faculty in Psychology
4. Administrative Residence Hall Dean
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The International Pathfinder Camporee will take place in Gillete, Wyoming in 2024. IPC happendsevery five years. Over 50,000 Pathfinders attend from over 100 countries for the largest five-day Adventist Youth Event in the world. Each day is filled with fun activities, honors, events, and ministry opportunities. During the 2024 Camporee each night will be filled with inpsiring music, prayer, messages and a special continuing story from the life of Moses.

Make sure to mark your calendars for Camporee AUGUST 5-11, 2024.

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