Letters: We must make sure Camp Artaban becomes financially sound

I am writing this letter after reading the article describing the situation that is now facing Camp Artaban - my most favourite place on Planet Earth. Craft time at Camp Artaban on Gambier Island - making... Read More

Christian Formation Courses in several parishes

Alpha ad on a transit shelter Seven parishes in the Diocese of New Westminster are participating in a national Alpha program this fall. Alpha is a ten-week introduction to Christianity. It usually includes... Read More

St. Francis youth group featured

St. Francis in the Wood’s youth group was featured in the Vancouver Sun on Saturday, September 25, for their campaign to aid people in the Darfur regin of Sudan. They are seeking to raise at least $5,000 for the... Read More

Christine Rowe becomes archdeacon

Christine Rowe The Ven. Christine Rowe has been appointed the regional Archdeacon of Burrard Archdeaconry by Bishop Michael Ingham. She follows the Ven. David Retter, who retired in August. Archdeacon Rowe is... Read More

Group to advise bishop on Cursillo

A task force has been appointed by Bishop Michael Ingham that could lead to the return of the suspended Cursillo program in the Diocese of New Westminster. The task force is asking for feedback from all parishes in... Read More

Diocesan Honouring Our Commitment campaign is ‘on track’

Over a fifth of the $1.6 million dollars to be raised in the diocesan Honouring Our Commitment campaign had been collected by the end of summer, campaign co-chair Linda Robertson of St. Catherine's, North Vancouver,... Read More

Diocese supports the Anglican Communion's work through the Compass Rose society

The Compass Rose To show support for the world-wide Anglican Com-munion, the Diocese of New Westminster has joined the Compass Rose society sent a representative to its annual meeting in London this month.... Read More

People in the News

Barbara Clay The Ven. Barbara Clay, Archdeacon of Westminster has announced to her congregation at St. Lawrence, Coquitlam, that she will be retiring January 9. She served for two years as a deacon then as a... Read More

St. Mary's Youth Group visits Anglicans in El Salvador

The orphanage at San Miguel This picture is from the St. Mary’s website. For many more pictures of the trip go to Fifteen youth and leaders from St. Mary's, Kerrisdale, spent two weeks in El... Read More

St. Catherine's choir takes journey of song, discovery

Some 22,000 people singing before an even larger audience at the choir festival this summer in Tallin, Estonia, included the choir from St. Catherine's, North Vancouver. (Sandra Falck photo) All winter and... Read More