Ordinations in the Holy Church of God - June 28, 2015

Ordinations on the Eve of the Feast of St Peter and St PaulSt. Mary’s, Kerrisdale At 3:30pm on Sunday, June 28, 2015, the temperature in the nave at St. Mary’s, Kerrisdale was hovering well over the 30 degree mark.... Read More


Clergy News Around the Diocese for July 2015

On June 28 it was announced in both parishes that the Reverend Paul Woehrle, rector of St. David, Delta would be leaving his ministry at the Tsawwassen parish to begin a new chapter in ministry as he has been... Read More


St Alban's Fire UPDATE

On June 11, 2015, the circa 1907 St. Alban the Martyr church builiding in Burnaby was damaged by a two alarm blaze that broke out in the rector's office while a crew was doing some electrical work. For more... Read More


“The work of God awaits our hands, the love of God awaits our hearts”

Celebration of Confirmation & Reaffirmation 4th Sunday after Pentecost, National Aboriginal Day, June 21, 2015 The Right Reverend Melissa Skelton, the 9th Bishop of the diocese of New Westminster is passionate... Read More


New Diocesan Offices and Meeting Space

On Wednesday, June 24, 2015, the Feast Day of St. John the Baptist, Synod staffers, Brander Raven McDonald and Randy Murray paid a visit to the new location of the Synod offices and meeting rooms of the diocese of... Read More

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A Report from the Reverend Laurel Dykstra

Laurel Dykstra, who has worked in various capacities in Indigenous justice and reconciliation work, was sponsored to attend the closing ceremonies of the Truth and Reconciliation Commission by the Interfaith... Read More


Reflection on Hosting OLIVER!

Moments to “Tie Up With a Ribbon and Save” – A reflection on hosting the Diocesan Arts Ministry production of Oliver! at St. Helen’s, West Point GreyImagine walking into your home parish twice a week and hearing... Read More

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22 Days of Healing and Reconciliation at St. Clement's

St. Clement's completed it's 22 days (coordinating with the Anglican Church of Canada's #22days project in honour of the presentation of the Truth and Reconciliation Commission's Report. The 22 days began May 31 and... Read More

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The Venerable Bruce Morris - celebration of 20 years as our deacon

By the Grace of God, Bruce Morris was ordained as Deacon of the Church of God twenty years ago on June 18, 1995.  Bruce was among the first group of men and women who were ordained into the diaconate when the... Read More


PWRDF Ride for Refuge October 3rd, 2015

PWRDF will be encouraging people to ride or walk to raise funds for their partner, Refuge Egypt (a ministry of the Anglican cathedral in Cairo) in this year’s Ride for Refuge.  Cairo has seen a huge influx of Syrian... Read More