Baptist Church is affiliated with four partners in particular:
Convention of Ontario and Quebec (BCOQ)
Convention of Ontario and Quebec family of churches is a group of
approximately 360 churches working together to build Christís kingdom.
Through the BCOQ denomination, Bethany also partners with McMaster
Divinity College, Baptist Women, Canadian Council of Christian Churches,
BCOQ Youth, and the Read-On Bookstore. Bethany and the BCOQ also work
cooperatively with Canadian Baptist Ministries (supporting missionaries
and humanitarian relief in Canada and around the world) as well as the
Baptist World Alliance.
Bethany is pleased to join other
churches in the East York-Danforth area of Toronto
in a coordinated strategy to reduce crime and create good in our
neighborhoods. By working together and rising above our individual church
ministries and practices we can better serve and help our youth and
community as a whole.
East York Strategy is actively
partnering with the police in 54 Division of Toronto, local businesses,
schools, politicians, other faiths, and anyone else interested in giving
our youth the hope and help they need, and bring peace to our
3. Willow Creek Association
Bethany has been greatly helped through the resources, conferences, and
philosophy offered by Willow Creek Association, and is an official WCA
Canada member. The WCA is a not-for-profit ministry with more than 11,000
member churches from 90 denominations and 45 countries.
WCA-based out of Chicago, Illinois, USA: www.willowcreek.com
Ministry of Dr. Tony Campolo
Bethany has been inspired and
challenged in our ministry by the writing, speaking, and work of Dr. Tony
Campolo. Tonyís call to be the hands and feet of Jesus in our world, as
well as to live out the joy-filled, hope-filled call of God on an
individualís life, has served to shape our ministry.