Related Groups

Related Groups

A Related Group is an organization set up outside the diocesan structure recognized by Synod or Diocesan Council to have aims and objectives shared by the Diocese.

The Diocese does not accept responsibility for the actions of these groups (since they operate in accordance with their own Constitutions and policies) except insofar as the Diocese may have attached conditions upon the granting of recognition or the allocations of diocesan monies.

For more information on Related Groups, please contact the Director for Mission & Ministry Development.

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Episcopal Church Comes to St. Michael's

 The Episcopal Church Comes to St. Michael's Multicultural Anglican Church In an historic first, the Episcopal Church (EAM - Episcopal AsiaMerica Ministry) and the Diocese of New Westminster (ACAM - Anglican... Read More


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Week One of Summer Courses at Sorrento Centre

Many thanks to Jane Dittrich of Christ Church Cathedral for her photos from the first week of Sorrento Centre’s Summer Course Programming, July 9-15. It was a great week which combined: beautiful weather for... Read More


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EFM Grad Coverage and Promo for 2017

“for me, God does not choose the equipped, God equips the chosen.”   These words were spoken by Deacon Karen Saunders during the homily at the 2017 Education for Ministry (EFM) Graduation, held this year on June... Read More


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Diocese of New Westminster Presence at Pista ng Bayan

Many thanks to those who took the time to staff the Diocese of New Westminster Info Booth at the Pista ng Bayan: Festival of Festivals celebrating Philippine Independence at Memorial Park in South Vancouver, Sunday,... Read More


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Sorrento Centre Associates’ Work & Study Week 2017

From May 7-13 2017, two dozen Sorrento Centre associates from BC and Alberta gathered to spend the week prepping the Centre’s grounds and buildings for the busy months ahead. During this week, associates worked six... Read More


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VST Announces Major Scholarship

VST announces major scholarship funding for ministry track students. The Vancouver School of Theology is delighted to announce the establishment of the ‘Chancellors’ Scholarship’. Each recipient will be... Read More


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Street Outreach Initiative Fundraiser

Diocesan communications's videographer, Cliff Caprani has produced an "Andy Warhol-esque" poster using a stylized image of the Reverend Dr. Donald Grayston. Dr. Grayston is suffering from Fibrotic Nonspecific... Read More


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Happy Retirement to Randolph Bruce

On Wednesday of Holy Week, April 11, 2017, the Reverend Randolph Bruce was feted by the staff and board of St. Michael’s Centre (SMC), Burnaby (Hospice and Care Facility) in celebration of his commitment to SMC and... Read More


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Reflections On - the MVA Accountability Assembly

Election season is here again and the good folks at Metro Vancouver Alliance (MVA) are doing all in their power to help politicians understand what voters want for BC. On Tuesday, April 4, 2017, I made my way to the... Read More