Covenant in Ministry

On Sunday, September 9, 2018, St. Michael’s, Vancouver aka St. Michael’s Multicultural Anglican Parish and the Mission to Seafarer’s solidified what has been an historic and now a growing partnership in mission and... Read More


Thanks and an Invitation From the ACW

The Anglican Church Women of the diocese thank all parishes who ordered the 2019 Anglican Church of Canada Calendar through us. The proceeds from the sale will enable us to help with the costs of shipping bales to... Read More


PWRDF Ride for Refuge September 29

Team PWRDF Vancouver is riding again in Richmond in the Ride for Refuge ! This year funds raised will go to increase PWRDF’s equity in the Canadian Foodgrains Bank whose objective is to End World Hunger. PWRDF is... Read More


Special Synod Preparation Sessions Report

The Special Synod preparation sessions held September 8, 10am at the Synod Offices, 1pm at St. Christopher, West Vancouver and September 15, 10am at St. Matthew, Abbotsford, 1pm at St. Cuthbert, Delta were a joint... Read More


Episcopal Visit to St. Mary's, South Hill

On Sunday, September 9, 2018, Pentecost 16, Archbishop Skelton made her scheduled episcopal visitation to The Parish of Bishop Hills’ Memorial Church of St. Mary the Virgin aka St. Mary’s, South Hill (SMSH). The... Read More


The "Glue" That Holds it Together

They are the front line, the faces of parishes, in Archbishop Skelton’s view they are “the glue” that holds the parish and in fact the larger church together, they are parish administrators. The first ever Parish... Read More


Coverage of 2018 Provincial Synod

The Synod of the Ecclesiastical Province of BC and Yukon was convened at Sorrento Centre in the Diocese of Kootenay September 14-16. Diocesan communications has received numerous photos, and Archbishop Skelton has... Read More


A Bittersweet Farewell, but God is Good - All the Time

In the 1939 film, The Wizard of Oz, the central character, Dorothy Gale (one of the great “pun” names in pop culture) played by Judy Garland, at one point remarks, “people come and go so quickly around here.” And... Read More

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Super Typhoon Mangkhut

While North America remains primarily concerned with Hurricane Florence, a much more dangerous storm, Typhoon Mangkhut is heading toward a direct hit on the Northern Philippines. Meteoroligical experts are calling... Read More


Availing Ourselves of the Gifts God Gives to the Church

The Induction of the Reverend Paula Porter Leggett as Vicar of St. Alban’s, Richmond by Archbishop Melissa Skelton The first paragraph under the section titled, "The Rector We Seek” in St. Alban, Richmond’s 2018... Read More