Speakers – 3rd on Fasting Interfaith Symposium

Speakers – 3rd on Fasting Interfaith Symposium

← Back to the Conference Homepage   Baha`i Perspective Mr. Matt Murdock Matthew Murdoch is active member of Baha'i community of Mission and currently sits on its Assembly. His primary paths of service have been in holding Baha'i children's classes and deepening classes in Mission and Abbotsford over sevral years. He attended UFV and UBC, but ended up getting his nursing license in 2010 and has been working as a nurse at the Mission Memorial Hospital ever since. His personal studies focus especially on world religious scripture and the relationship between science and…Read more
Moderator – 3rd on Fasting Interfaith Symposium

Moderator – 3rd on Fasting Interfaith Symposium

← Back to the Conference Homepage Mrs. Shirley Wilson, Chair, Education Board of Abbotsford, School District 34 Shirley Wilson is a long time resident of Abbotsford, BC, Canada. Born in northern BC, Shirley moved to Abbotsford with family in 1983, and attended grade 12 at Abbotsford Senior Secondary for the 1983/84 school year. Officially her grad year is 1985. She attended all iterations of the local postsecondary institution:  Fraser Valley College, University College of the Fraser Valley, and now University of the Fraser Valley. During the mid-90’s Shirley and her family chose to…Read more
Program – 3rd on Fasting Interfaith Symposium

Program – 3rd on Fasting Interfaith Symposium

← Back to the Conference Homepage 5:45PM Registration & Light Refreshment 6:15PM The Recitation from Holy Book 6:25PM Introductory Remarks 6:35PM Welcome Remarks By Church President 6:50PM Mr. Matt Murdock, Baha'i Perspective 7:10PM Mr. Carson Noftle, Christianity Perspective 7:30PM Mr.Shrinath Dwivedi, Hindu Faith Perspective 7:50PM Maulana Tariq Azeem, Islam Perspective 8:10PM Mr. Gian Singh Kotli, Sikh Faith Perspective 8:30PM Question & Answer Session 9:05PM Closing RemarksRead more
3rd on Fasting Interfaith Symposium

3rd on Fasting Interfaith Symposium

3rd on Fasting Interfaith Symposium and Dinner Topic: Fasting – The Solution to a World in Crisis Moderated By: Mrs. Shirley Wilson, Chair School of Education Abbotsford Date: Sunday, June 4th, 2017 @ 6:00PM Venue: The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-Day Saints Address: 30635 Blueridge Dr, Abbotsford, BC V2T 5W3Read more
Speakers – WRC 2017: Abbotsford

Speakers – WRC 2017: Abbotsford

← Back to the Conference Homepage Keynote Speaker,  Mrs. Shirley Wilson,  Chair School Board Trustee, Abbotsford District 34 Shirley Wilson is a long time resident of Abbotsford, BC, Canada. Born in northern BC, Shirley moved to Abbotsford with family in 1983, and attended grade 12 at Abbotsford Senior Secondary for the 1983/84 school year. Officially her grad year is 1985. She attended all iterations of the local post secondary institution: Fraser Valley College, University College of the Fraser Valley, and now University of the Fraser Valley. During the mid-90’s Shirley and her family…Read more
Moderator – WRC 2017: Abbotsford

Moderator – WRC 2017: Abbotsford

← Back to the Conference Homepage Moderator,  Councillor Kelly Chahal Kelly Chahal has been a community advocate for the past 20 years. She has been involved in many social justice projects and has volunteered with several community organizations. Kelly has also developed and facilitated diversity training for various employment sectors and educational institutions in her pursuit to promote intercultural relations. Her experience and service have resulted in service awards and acclamations. Kelly has her Master in Criminal Justice and works for the Ministry of Justice. Kelly has a son and daughter, and is…Read more
Program – WRC 2017: Abbotsford

Program – WRC 2017: Abbotsford

← Back to the Conference Homepage 05:30 PM  Arrival of guests (Registration, Light Refreshments, Exhibition) 06:00 PM  Prayers for Human Suffering 06:10 PM  Welcome Remarks by Dignitaries Mrs. Kara Bergstrom, M.A. Director of Intercultural Studies Program, Columbia Bible College, Abbotsford Mrs. Danielle Nazarewich, Administrative Coordinator, Diversity Education, Abbotsford Community Services Greetings from the City of Abbotsford 06:25 PM  Intro of WRC Canada 06:32 PM  Moderator to introduce of speakers Christian Perspective, Pastor Chris Price Hindu Faith Perspective, Mrs. Suman Sharma Islam Perspective, Maulana Taha Syed Jewish Faith Perspective, Rabbi Susan Sharmash Sikh Faith Perspective, Mr. Kulpreet Singh 07:30…Read more