The Rev. Emilie Smith Elected Co-President of SICSAL

On February 14th, 2012 in Mexico City, the Reverend Emilie Smith, Priest-in-Mission on leave from the Diocese of New Westminster was elected co-president of the Oscar Romero International Christian Network in... Read More

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Ash Wednesday Reflection for 2012

May the God of love be with us during this season of Lent, making in us, new, contrite and joyful hearts. Amen Plastered all over the news magazines this week is the face of Whitney Houston. As you know she died... Read More


Success Story

  On July 13th 2012, the two Karen families who were sponsored by the North Vancouver Deanery and Highlands United Church will celebrate the 3rd anniversary of their arrival in Canada. July 13, 2009, the two... Read More


Night Skiing with the Ims

  Recently installed Priest-in-Charge of Holy Cross Japanese-Canadian Anglican Church, Fr. Daebin Im, his wife Hee Joung Kim and their three sons, Donghyok, Songhyok and Philip went night skiing, February 20th with... Read More

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Synod Staff News

The Reverend Marnie Peterson began her half-time position as MAP Resource Associate in September 2010. Originally this position was for a 16 month term and was scheduled to conclude at the end of 2011. The position... Read More


Shrove Tuesday at 401 West Georgia

  On February 21st, Shrove Tuesday, the Parish Support Ministries Staff of the Diocese of New Westminster: Program Coordinator, Bettina Gruver, Youth Ministry Coordinator, Phil Colvin and MAP Resource Associates,... Read More


Sorrento Centre - Meditation Cards for Lent

  The Sorrento Centre have developed a series of meditation cards for Lent. The photographs were taken by Sorrento Associate Ken Gray, Rector of Church of the Advent in Colwood (Diocese of BC) and paired with... Read More


Diocesan Council Highlights February 14th, 2012

  AGENDA 1. Opening - Welcome Bishop Michael welcomed council to the first meeting of 2012 and welcomed back Archdeacon Ronald Harrison who is recovering from the major surgery that he underwent on January 3rd.... Read More