Theme: Compelled

Scripture: “Yet preaching the Good News is not something I can boast about. I am compelled by God to do it. How terrible for me if I didn’t preach the Good News! (1 Corinthians 9:16 NLT)

Venue: Hilton Toronto Airport Hotel & Suites, Mississauga, Ontario

Delegates and guests are responsible to make their own hotel reservations directly with the Hilton Toronto Airport Hotel & Suites, 5875 Airport Road, Mississauga, Ontario at 905-677-9900. The group rate code is “Canadian conference.”

Hotel reservations can also be made online at the following link. http://www.hilton.com/en/hi/groups/personalized/Y/YYZHIHH-CCMB16-20160706/index.jhtml

NEW INFO – deadline for hotel reservations HAS BEEN EXTENDED to June 27, 2016.

Please Note: Hotel reservations may be made through the online link until June 24, 2016. Reservations after June 24 must be made by calling the hotel directly.

Room Rates: $119 per night plus taxes (double or single occupancy).  Please note hotel bookings after June 15, 2016 would be based on availability.

You are invited!  

Because of the radical, life-transforming gospel of Jesus Christ, we are COMPELLED to preach the good news to all people near and far. That was the Apostle Paul’s mission and that is the mission Jesus gave us. This mission is urgent, important and motivated from deep within: we are compelled because we are so personally moved by our source Jesus.

Join together with Mennonite Brethren from across Canada at Gathering 2016 as we worship our King and explore how we can proclaim the good news of Jesus Christ across our multicultural landscape. We will come together to experience community with our national faith family. We will engage in equipping opportunities and grow in our awareness of the ministry needs and opportunities across Canada. We will seek the Spirit’s leading and pursue discernment on strategic issues and we will see what God is doing.

See you in Toronto!

Willy Reimer, Executive Director, Canadian Conference of MB Churches

Gathering is a great opportunity for us to make new friends and reconnect with old ones. We invite you to attend as we pray and discern together what it means to be “Compelled to Preach the Good News”. There will also be opportunity for conversation around conference ministry updates as we hear what God is doing among us.

We look forward to seeing you in Toronto!

Harold Froese, Executive Board, Canadian Conference of MB Churches


Check out the Tourism Toronto website for things to do and places to see during your free time in Toronto.