Chosen | Holy | Called
declaring the goodness of God

Friday May 3  (6 p.m. start) – Saturday May 4 ( 8:45 a.m. coffee/tea | 9:30 a.m. plenary – 5 p.m. end)

Mississauga Chinese Baptist Church | 5220 Creekbank Road, Mississauga, ON L4W 1X1

 “but . . . you are a chosen people. You are royal priests, a holy nation, God’s very own possession. As a result, you can show others the goodness of God, for he called you out of the darkness into his wonderful light. ” (1 Peter 2:9, NLT)

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Plenary Speaker

Rev. Cheryle Hanna is the first woman to lead Fourth Avenue Baptist Church, Ottawa. She holds doctorate and graduate degrees from McCormick Theological Seminary and Princeton Theological Seminary.

Plenary Speaker

Rev. Julia Bowering is the associate pastor at King’s Community Church in Oakville. She is passionate about helping others to hear God’s voice and to discover their spiritual gifts.

Worship Leader

Jenna Cowans is an established musician in the GTA. She loves to worship through song and currently serves as worship coordinator at Bayview Glen Church in Thornhill. Learn more about Jenna at


full workshop descriptions

1. Soul Sisters 2  – Diane McBeth
executive director, Baptist Women

2. Just Women: More Than Meets the Eye – Rev. Cheryle Hanna

5. Beyond Singing: Planning and Communicating as a Worship Leader – Rachelle Luk
worship leader, Mississauga City Baptist Church

7. Embodied Prayer and Presence  – Laura Matthews
program coordinator, Baptist Women

8. Also . . . Chosen, Holy, Called – panel discussion (morning only)
Rev. Erinn Oxford, The Dale | Joan Peacock, Gilmour Baptist Church | Renee James – communications director, Baptist Women

9. Called To Pray: Dive Deeper into Baptist Women’s conference prayer room
Monique Tatsu, First Baptist Church, Chatham

10. Dixon Ministry: Serve With Your Hands and Expand Your Heart
Dixon Ministry staff + team members from Baptist Women’s 2018 short term mission to Dixon Ministry

11A. CBM: Look What God is Doing in CBM’s Chinese Ministries – Conrad and Fiona Kwok
team leaders – CBM Chinese Ministries

11B. CBM Moving Forward: New Partnerships and Initiatives – Brenda Halk + Rev. Anne Drost
CBM senior strategic associate + regional rep respectively

12. Young Girls | Old Souls: Program Demo Experience – Jess Hartwick
director of family ministries at First Baptist Church, Welland + youth director at First Baptist Church, Dunnville

Young Women Track (ages 12 – 18)

Jess Hartwick facilitates all workshops for this track.

A. Late Night Soul Food (Friday night 9:15 – 10:45 p.m.)
On Friday night after Friday night session: conversation over appetizers at a nearby restaurant

B. Soul Food: Come to the Table
Saturday morning-only workshop

C. Young Girls | Old Souls: Program Demo Experience
Saturday afternoon-only workshop that will also be open to women of all ages

supplies needed for our short-term mission trip to Dixon Ministry

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Registration – $60
Lunch – $15 (CBWOQ catered hot lunch)

registration includes plenary sessions, workshops, prayer room, coffee/tea breaks, nursery

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(book directly with your hotel of choice)

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easy access off the 401 or by TTC/MiWay Transit

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