News

Harold Percy to speak at 'Parish Alive!'

Church growth and ways and means of achieving it will be the focus of "Parish Alive!," an event next month sponsored by the Diocesan Evangelism Unit. Canon Harold Percy will be returning to minister in the Diocese... Read More

The Bitter Taste of Sugar

It's no secret that I have a 'sweet tooth'. And now that I, like many others, am responding to parish bulletin requests for jams and jellies for the Christmas Fair, I have sugar on my mind. This year, however, my... Read More

Annual AYM conference kicks off again!

For almost one hundred years, the British Columbia and Yukon Anglican Youth Movement (also known as BCYAYM) has been bringing youth aged 14-25 together to celebrate faith, to learn, and to love. The main conference... Read More

Funds raised by Cathedral to save African lives

A staff member of the Soweto Home Based Caregivers Cooperative cares for an AIDS patient at his home in the former township. A group of mostly women caregivers in Soweto, South Africa, should soon be able to... Read More

Children learn about people's differences at St. Margaret's Peace Camp

A net symbolized how all are connected at the Peace Camp at St. Margaret’s, Cedar Cottage, which was sponsored by the Diocesan Justice and Peace Unit. St. Margaret's Cedar Cottage found a fun way to gather... Read More

St. John's Bible school becomes a Mexican village

  Breaking the piñata at the vacation Bible school put on this summer by St. John’s, Port Moody, which had a Mexican theme. Laurie Fox photos. On a Sunday afternoon in mid-August, the church of St. John the... Read More

Seeing and not seeing what Merton saw

For an example of Merton’s photography click on the picture. Merton’s photographs are copyright by the Merton Legacy Trust and the Thomas Merton Center at Bellarmine University Thomas Merton called his camera... Read More

Opinion: Why shouldn't I fully empty my toothpaste tube?

I do some quirky things in my day-to-day life. At least, they're quirky to my friends. I cut the end off my almost-empty toothpaste tube so that I can dig out another couple of brushes' worth of toothpaste; I wash... Read More

Diocesan Task Force on Physical Resources: The motion that set up the Task Force

'Moved that Diocesan Council creates a Task Force on Diocesan Physical Resources to hold a diocesan Conversation and recommend processes and procedures for the allocation and re-allocation of new and existing... Read More

Diocesan Task Force on Physical Resources: It's all about our ministry

Why is a task force on physical resources asking ministry questions? The short answer is that the use of our physical resources is a "ministry issue." Our Church has been given many resources to carry out the... Read More