A pastoral-equipping and orientation event, led by MB Seminary faculty and Canadian Conference staff. It is for those who are new to ministry within the Mennonite Brethren conference and for others who are seeking a refresher on Mennonite Brethren history, theology and resources. Those who attend and complete the requirements are eligible for pastor’s credentialing through their respective provincial conferences.

PCO is scheduled for May 22-24, 2018 in Abbotsford, BC.


PCO Information

Registration fees

Early Bird Registration (by Mar. 31, 2018): $300.00
Regular Registration: $350.00

Registration fees cover the cost of  breaks, lunches, suppers and course materials.

Deadline for registration is April 30, 2018.

Cancellation Policy 

Refunds less administrative fee of $75 will be granted to requests received by email at events@mbchurches.ca or in writing to the Canadian conference office prior to April 30, 2018. No refunds will be granted after April 30, 2018 due to binding commitments between the Canadian conference and vendors. If you are unable to attend, substitutions are allowed.

For more information, please email events@mbchurches.ca



May 22-24, 2018 – Columbia Bible College, Abbotsford, B.C.



Registrants are responsible to make their own accommodation reservations.

Accommodations can be made at Columbia Bible College for $75/night per unit. Click here for more details.

To book a room email conferences@columbiabc.edu.



Transportation will not be required from Columbia Bible College accommodations to the daily PCO programming during the day. Each registrant is responsible to organize their own transportation outside of the event.