Epiphany Church fills need with ‘Operation Top Hat’

  The Rev. Leonard Dyer Several years ago, on Christmas Eve morning, I was... Read More

Sun and wind to power parishes

Alternative energy sources – the sun and the wind – will help provide energy for four parishes in the Diocese of New Westminster, thanks to a $50,000 “Green Building Grant” from the Real Estate Foundation of BC and... Read More

Diocesan Coat of Arms

Cathedral has a Coat of Arms as well Christ Church Cathedral has a coat of arms as well as does the diocese. As the place where the bishop's chair is kept, or the "cathedra," the cathedral's arms incorporate the... Read More

Financial Stewardship

Alisdair Smith Frankly, my own journey regarding financial stewardship is a simple one. I recall my Dad giving me a quarter to put in the plate on a Sunday morning and I just figured that it went off and did some... Read More

Harry Potter Festival at Christ the Redeemer delights children

Christ the Redeemer left the muggle world and entered the magical world of Harry Potter by hosting its first Harry Potter Children’s festival. The parish youth group, along with other volunteers, on Nov. 19 helped... Read More

Diocese is looking for a logo or wordmark

Calling all would-be artists, marketers, graphic designers and skilled doodlers! The Communications Committee of the Diocese of New Westminster is putting out a challenge to creative, thoughtful, innovative people... Read More

Environment Care a Spiritual Imperative

  Marching in minus zero temperatures in Montreal during the UN Conference on Climate Change last month were the Rev. Wendy Eyre-Grey, Montreal Anglican Carolyn Waslsh-Dawson, and David Dranchuck, diocesan... Read More

From Traditional Music to Rock at St. Mary’s, Kerrisdale

Over 150 youth and young adults gathered at St. Mary’s Kerrisdale recently to watch a concert by “Lotus Child”, an up-and-coming rock band with a following in the high schools of Vancouver’s west side. The show was... Read More


Louise Cooper of St. George, Maple Ridge, one of two youth members of the national Council of general Synod Louise Cooper of St. George, Maple Ridge, as a youth delegate was one of four people from the... Read More

Youth reporters wanted!

We’re looking to build a team of youth who will research youth groups, attend youth events, gather photos, and submit any “youth-related news” to TOPIC!  This is a great opportunity to get experience in journalism. ... Read More