Texas Baptists are partnering with Vancouver Island, Pitt Meadows, Steveston and the University of British Columbia church plants.
Known as the “Gateway to the Pacific Rim,” Vancouver is a key location for reaching Pacific Rim countries and beyond with the Gospel. Metro Vancouver has a population of approximately 3 million, and about 93% are considered non-Christian. More than 200 languages are spoken in metro Vancouver with more than 80,000 people living in the inner-city, making it the most densely-populated inner city in North America.The fastest growing religious preference is “No Religion” and currently includes 35% of the population. Over 300,000 post-secondary students live in metro Vancouver and less than 0.5% are evangelical Christians.