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"Do You Know That Person?"

By Eric Myatt When asked this question about a friend, I never imagined myself saying anything other than “Yes”. Yes, I’ve met them. Yes, I know their name. Yes, they invited me to play Candy Crush once. But recently I’m hesitant to say that I really know

Out of Love

By: Iris Mell. In January 2012 I met CCO and participated in my first faith study, Discovery. Discovery unveiled God personal and proven love for me and at the end I invited Him to be at the center of my life. I was amazed that it was

The Erics Revealed as Superheroes

by Elizabeth Krump When people ask me what it’s like to work for the Erics, they often lean in as if expecting stories of vigilantes saving the world. The Erics are legendary. Eric Chow is the eternally youthful Regional Director in the West. Eric Myatt is the

The Joyful Compass

 By: Mark Suezo. My parents are hardworking people and have done so much to ensure that my brother and sister and I were provided for our whole life. I am very proud of what they have accomplished. I was raised with the philosophy that as their son,

A Place For All Gifts

By: Elizabeth Krump. When I made the adult decision to follow Christ with all my heart in my second year at SFU, the focus of my recreational time shifted significantly. The newfound zeal I discovered for sharing my faith motivated me to seize every opportunity to be

St. FX Award Nominations

| Nominations for the St. Francis Xavier Award (Please use only this top page, a glitch has occurred that has repeated this page below, thank you)Each year at the Spring Banquet CCO Vancouver honors an alumnus who has gone on after their time with CCO on campus

Let Go Of Your Plans

By: Alana Heit. I always wanted to be able to teach others about Jesus everyday. With this desire, I decided to pursue a degree in education. The idea of being able to witness people develop over the course of the year, and be a part of their

A New Awakening

By: Jonathan Hilsden. From my early childhood I knew that God loved me, and that He sent his Son Jesus to die for my sins. This was the formation I received as an Evangelical Missionary’s son. I can seldom remember a time that I doubted His love for

Opening Up

By: Amanda Walsh. Today I look at my faith journey, shake my head, and smile in amazement. It is amazing to see how God’s plan was to lead me towards CCO as a career. It is no exaggeration to say that Jesus was my best friend growing

The Unusual Plan

By: Cameron Beare. Growing up, I always expected my life to look like that of my parents and role models; attain a university education, get a job, get married, and have kids- the usual. However, my conversion brought God into the picture and turned everything on its