Intercultural Ministries

Learning to live in a new city and a new country is often very difficult.There are so many new things to learn, English may be a challenge, and you are probably very far away from your family and friends. We want to welcome you, help you make friends here, and give you support as you adjust to life in Lethbridge.

Internationals’ Potluck

The easiest way to make friends is to share a meal together! After we eat, we get to know each other better with games, activities, and stories of people’s spiritual journeys.

Please bring a dish of food to share.

Held the following Saturdays at 6:00-8:15 pm in the church gym:  September 16, October 21, November 18, and December 16. In 2018 we’ll meet January 20, February 24, March 17, April 21, and May 12.

Contact: George Ney (403.328.1500)
If you need a ride, contact: Garfield Benke (cell – 403.382.9121; home – 403.381.7990)

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International Gym Nights

Drop in for a free evening of soccer, basketball, table tennis, and other fun games in the gym.
September 29, October 13, November 3, January 12, February 9, March 2
6:30-8:30 pm
Evangelical Free Church Gym

ESL Conversation Class

Do you want to improve your English and meet new friends? Join us for an ESL Conversation Class – everyone is welcome! This is a time to visit and practice English in a safe and very friendly group setting.

Time: Tuesdays at 6:30 pm from September 26–November 7, 2017 and February 6–March 20, 2018
Location: L.S.C.O. (500 11 Street South, Lethbridge)
Registration fee: $10/semester

For more information contact: Suni Arinobu (403.381.7354)

Bible Studies

Study the teachings of the Bible, ask questions, and discuss ideas while making new friends.

Japanese Bible Study
Sundays at 1:00 pm at the Arinobus’ house
Contact: Suni Arinobu (403.381.7354)

ESL Bible Study
Mondays at 6:45 pm at the Benkes’ house
Contact: Garfield Benke (cell: 403.382.9121; home: 403.381.7990)

ESL Women of the Word (WOW) Study
Wednesdays at 9:30 am
Held at the Evangelical Free Church of Lethbridge
Contact: Deanne Wirzba (403.328.8944)

Brazilian Bible Study (Everyone Welcome!)
Fridays at 7:30 pm
Contact for location and more information: Mari Gonzalez (403.715.0713) or Monica Benke (403.380.4144)