Upcoming Events

2020 Couples’ Weekend Getaway: Montebello, QC

2020 Couples’ Weekend Getaway: Montebello, QC

March 27-29, 2020 Great marriages are built! Like a great house - on a solid foundation, lovingly crafted, updated and renovated over time. A Weekend Getaway will strengthen your foundation - God's way - and give you new tools to renovate your relationship. For most couples it’s a chance to reconnect, re-establish the foundation and rekindle romance. For others, it’s a fresh start. For some, it will be the weekend that saves a marriage. Wherever you’re at in your relationship, it’s a weekend to remember. The atmosphere is relaxed and warm, even fun. You’ll hear from real couples doing real life together… God’s way. You’ll be given time to process what you’re learning. And together, you’ll make a plan for a marriage that lasts a lifetime.
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2019 Morning at the Summit: World Class Leadership Training

2019 Morning at the Summit: World Class Leadership Training

October 17, 2019 No matter where your influence is — in your family, school, work or church — you are invited to join 405,000 of your peers to learn how to maximize it. - Get a unique blend of vision, inspiration and skills you can immediately apply - Learn from a faculty representing multiple sectors and backgrounds - Leverage the Summit as a resource to transform yourself and community - Network with influencers in your community who are committed to living out God’s purposes in our world. 
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Business Tour – Greater Toronto Area

Business Tour – Greater Toronto Area

May 22-24, 2019 Since 1998, the Christian Embassy has taken over 170 ambassadors and high commissioners from 92 different nations on three-day business tours to different cities within Canada. These tours provide you valuable opportunities to: - discover and enjoy Canadian innovation, culture and hospitality - expand your network of Canadian contacts - promote business and economic opportunities in your country
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54th National Prayer Breakfast of Canada

54th National Prayer Breakfast of Canada

May 2, 2019 The annual National Prayer Breakfast of Canada is a Christ-centred event held by the Parliamentary Prayer Breakfast Group in our nation's capital. The purpose of this event is to come together collectively to honour and continue to hold to our Christian heritage. This allows our elected officials to gather together with men and women from different backgrounds to pray and connect through our shared faith.
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54th National Prayer Breakfast of Canada

2019 National Christian Leadership Dinner

May 1, 2019 from 17h30 to 21h30 The Annual Christian Leadership Dinner is another event organized by the Parliamentary Prayer Breakfast Group as a part of the National Prayer Breakfast festivities. It has been taking place almost as long as the breakfast itself. The purpose of the dinner was originally to extend a courtesy to those travelling from out of town to attend the Breakfast. It has now evolved into an event that compliments the National Prayer Breakfast.
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2019 Couples’ Weekend Getaway: Mont-Tremblant, QC

2019 Couples’ Weekend Getaway: Mont-Tremblant, QC

April 5-7, 2019 Great marriages are built! Like a great house - on a solid foundation, lovingly crafted, updated and renovated over time. A Weekend Getaway will strengthen your foundation - God's way - and give you new tools to renovate your relationship. For most couples it’s a chance to reconnect, re-establish the foundation and rekindle romance. For others, it’s a fresh start. For some, it will be the weekend that saves a marriage. Wherever you’re at in your relationship, it’s a weekend to remember. The atmosphere is relaxed and warm, even fun. You’ll hear from real couples doing real life together… God’s way. You’ll be given time to process what you’re learning. And together, you’ll make a plan for a marriage that lasts a lifetime.
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Roundtable: “Inside the Entrepreneurial Mind” with Don Simmonds

Roundtable: “Inside the Entrepreneurial Mind” with Don Simmonds

November 27, 2018 from 12h00 to 13h30 A serial entrepreneur shares what makes him tick, and then opens up for an honest Q and A with those in the room. What drives the desire to create new business? How does government inspire or discourage? What about the growing income inequality? Can the "1%" problem be solved? What is the impact of the changing view of leadership? Any other question you might have?
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35th Annual Christmas Dinner: “The Certainty of Uncertainty” with Don and Fay Simmonds

35th Annual Christmas Dinner: “The Certainty of Uncertainty” with Don and Fay Simmonds

November 26, 2018 “The Certainty of Uncertainty” with Mr. Don and Mrs. Fay Simmonds Uncertainty strikes all of us. For Don and Fay Simmonds it came in the words “liver failure.” They spoke about their life and death battle and their search for certainty in life’s most uncertain moments. There is much to celebrate! The annual Christmas Dinner is the highlight of the Christian Embassy’s year. This year we welcomed over 200 diplomats, parliamentarians and business leaders, representing 55 nations. The festive evening allows busy leaders and their spouses to relax, network and enjoy special music and meaningful reminders of the season. Diplomats appreciate what is often a first opportunity to experience Canadian Christmas traditions.
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Roundtable for Parliamentarians: “Reflections on a Trade Challenged World” with Rob Wildeboer

Roundtable for Parliamentarians: “Reflections on a Trade Challenged World” with Rob Wildeboer

October 31, 2018 from 12h00 to 13h30 Martinrea is a global automotive parts supplier based in Canada, with $4 billion in revenues and 15,000 employees worldwide, operating 44 plants in eight countries on four continents. The current international trade environment, as well as the challenges of one of the most innovative and technologically advanced industries in the world, provide a suitable background to discuss issues of politics, culture and adaptability in a changing world. Martinrea has been heavily involved in international trade and policy discussions involving the automotive sector. Join Rob Wildeboer, co-founder and Executive Chairman of Martinrea, and fellow colleagues for a roundtable discussion on how to persevere and succeed in this challenging environment.
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Roundtable for Parliamentarians: “Reflections on a Trade Challenged World” with Rob Wildeboer

Roundtable for Ambassadors: “Reflections on a Trade Challenged World” with Rob Wildeboer

October 31, 2018 from 9h30 to 11h00 Martinrea is a global automotive parts supplier based in Canada, with $4 billion in revenues and 15,000 employees worldwide, operating 44 plants in eight countries on four continents. The current international trade environment, as well as the challenges of one of the most innovative and technologically advanced industries in the world, provide a suitable background to discuss issues of politics, culture and adaptability in a changing world. Martinrea has been heavily involved in international trade and policy discussions involving the automotive sector. Join Rob Wildeboer, co-founder and Executive Chairman of Martinrea, and fellow colleagues for a roundtable discussion on how to persevere and succeed in this challenging environment.
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Parliamentary Perspectives Roundtable for New Ambassadors to Canada

Parliamentary Perspectives Roundtable for New Ambassadors to Canada

September 27, 2018 from 12h00 to 13h30 Are you an Ambassador to Canada who has arrived in the last 12 months? Come gain valuable parliamentary perspective from two experienced members of Parliament and Shadow Ministers: Mr. Dean Allison, Shadow Minister for International Trade; and The Honourable Erin O’Toole, Shadow Minister for Foreign Affairs and International Development. They will give you insights into the priorities of their portfolios, as well as giving a brief overview of topics, including: - Functioning of the Canadian Parliament - Overview of typical MP schedule - Effective communication with parliamentarians - Their motivation to engage in federal politics
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2018 Morning at the Summit: World Class Leadership Training

2018 Morning at the Summit: World Class Leadership Training

October 18, 2018  8h30-12h00 You have influence. Join 445,000 of your peers to learn how to maximize it with this world-class leadership training. In partnership with the Ottawa Global Leadership Summit team, we are pleased to offer Morning at the Summit, the opening morning of the Global Leadership Summit, complimentary for all diplomats.  The Global Leadership Summit is a two-day world-class leadership training infusion of VISION, INSPIRATION and PRACTICAL SKILLS you can immediately apply. Every year, the Summit is broadcast (HD telecast) from Willow Creek in Chicago to 600+ sites in 130 countries and 60 languages. You are invited to commit to getting better as a leader in 2018 as you discover best practices in leadership, integration of Christian values and principle based decision making.
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“An Anchor in a Financial Storm” with Jonathan Wellum

“An Anchor in a Financial Storm” with Jonathan Wellum

June 6, 2018 Levels of debt, wealth disparities, shifting social, ethical and moral values, nation-state challenges - the world is living with risk. How might we deal with the challenges we face? Jonathan Wellum addresses the need to restore truth, meaning and values rooted in Christianity if we are to progress and maintain free, vibrant and healthy markets at this networking luncheon.
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54th National Prayer Breakfast of Canada

53rd National Prayer Breakfast with Dr. Os Guinness

May 8, 2018 The National Prayer Breakfast is an annual ecumenical event held in Ottawa inviting leaders to come together for an inspirational message, music and the opportunity to pray together. The breakfast is offered under the auspices of the speakers of the Senate and the House of Commons and is organized by a group of volunteers. The theme for the 2018 National Prayer Breakfast is "Believe, Serve, Lead". Dr. Os Guinness, author and social critic, is the keynote speaker and will be joined by special guest Humboldt Broncos' chaplain Sean Brandow.
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Business Tour – Lower Mainland, B.C.

Business Tour – Lower Mainland, B.C.

May 14-17, 2018 Since 1998, the Christian Embassy has taken over 170 ambassadors and high commissioners from 92 different nations on three-day business tours to different cities within Canada. These tours provide you valuable opportunities to: - discover and enjoy Canadian innovation, culture and hospitality - expand your network of Canadian contacts - promote business and economic opportunities in your country
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