Pride 2015

The Pride Festival Day is August 2nd, 2015. The Pride Festival at Sunset Beach will run from 11am to 6pm and the 37th Annual Pride Parade will delight hundreds of thousands from 12noon until 3pm. The Reverend... Read More

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May 2015 Topic

Click below to download a copy of Topic for May 2015 NEWS! The June issue of Topic for Summer 2015 will be delayed until the first week of July in order to include coverage of the 116th Synod of the Diocese of New... Read More


Wine Tasting Evening at St. Christopher's

St. Christopher’s Parish embarked on a new and hopefully annual fundraising event last April; a Wine Tasting evening in the church hall. It was initiated by Craig and Lea Anne Sexton. They had enjoyed hosting... Read More


Capacity Congregation for the Eucharist at CCC prior to the move

There was an optimistic attitude amongst the 400+ at Christ Church Cathedral, Vancouver, Sunday, April 26th, 2015, for the 10:30am celebration of the Eucharist. This would be the last Sunday that the CCC community... Read More

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Abbotsford ACW knits the world together

As their first project after reforming, the St. Matthew's, Abbotsford ACW branch knit for the fish and chip babies in Africa. These are infants from families steeped in poverty, many of whom are born with AIDS and... Read More


strive to safeguard the integrity of creation

  Highlight the sacredness of creation Invite nature into our parish The church needs to see environmental issues as central to their mission, vision, and purpose Give me a voice Bring environmental issues to the... Read More


UPDATE April 21st! Clergy News Around the Diocese for April 2015

On the recommendation of the Canonical Committee to the Bishop the Reverend David Taylor has been appointed Rector of St Dunstan's, Aldergrove effective June 28th, 2015.  David has served as Assistant to the Rector... Read More


Building Bridges of Understanding

Representatives of the Ismaili community of the Lower Mainland welcomed a group from the North Vancouver Region to the Burnaby Ismaili Centre on Sunday, April 12. Beginning in the courtyard - designed to reflect the... Read More


Parish Development - April 2015

Parish Development in our diocese is an important priority for Bishop Skelton, and for diocesan leadership and staff. The week of April 12th, 2015, saw that focus continue with news that the registration demand for... Read More


Using Family Systems in Your Ministry

Family Systems Theory is an approach to understanding the emotional patterns and dynamics inherent in any human system. We all know the challenges of the emotional dynamics in our families. These same issues surface... Read More