Faith, Mental Health and Caring for One Another

Christ Church Cathedral Mental Health Ministry invites you to an educational day on mental health in faith communities We will gather at the Synod Office, 1410 Nanton Avenue in Vancouver's Shaughnessy... Read More


IN MEMORIAM - Peter Johnson, ODNW

Peter Nigel William Johnson, ODNW Born January 1946 in Bristol, England; died January 21, 2018 in White Rock, BC. Peter was an involved member of Holy Trinity, White Rock (HTWR). He served for several years as... Read More

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April 2018 Topic

Please click this link to download a high resolution PDF of the April 2018 issue of Topic. The deadline for the Summer issue is April 20. If you would like to change your subscription, that is done through the... Read More


Finding a Voice - Completing the Story

Bishop Melissa Skelton's 2018 Easter Message (Published in the April 2018 issue of Topic) As I write this, snow is on the ground covering the many crocuses and snowdrops that were just popping up last week to remind... Read More


Bishop and Métis Elder Meet for Tea in Mission

Following her Palm Sunday episcopal visitation to St. John the Baptist, Sardis, March 25, 2018, Bishop Skelton remained in the Fraser Valley but travelled over to the north side of the Fraser to visit with Métis... Read More


Blessing of Holy Oils - Reaffirmation of Vows

Approximately 80 clergy of the Diocese of New Westminster and an equal number of the laity gathered at 12:10pm, Tuesday, March 27 for the "Blessing of Holy Oils - Reaffirmation of Baptismal and Ordination Vows"... Read More


All Glory, Laud and Honour

As part of her 2018 episcopal visitation schedule, Bishop Melissa Skelton travelled to her parish of St. John the Baptist, Sardis to join the rector, the Reverend Allan Carson and the St. John's community for the... Read More


Holy Oils for 2018

Many thanks to Sandra Vander Schaaf, artist-in-residence at St. Hildegard's Sanctuary for these beautiful photographs of the creation of the Holy Oils that will be distributed to parishes in the Diocese of New... Read More


Telling God's Story in Your Parish

Thanks to the presentations by three skilled speakers: the Reverend Lucy Price, the Venerable Alan Perry and Susan Graham Walker, Telling God's Story in Your Parish was a very successful day dedicated to learning... Read More


Diocesan Council Approves Support for Parish Renovation Projects

St. Thomas, Vancouver The Parish of St. Thomas, Vancouver has embarked on an ambitious renovation project to increase accessibility to their buildings, build a new commercial grade kitchen, replace the current... Read More