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Celebration of a New Ministry - St. Lucy's Day

The Reverend Brian Heinrich, Lutheran pastor, recently an honorary assistant at Christ Church Cathedral and former street priest of Lutheran Urban Mission Society (LUMS) was installed as vicar of St. Aidan and St.... Read More

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Urban Aboriginal Ministry Winterfest Dinner and Celebration

On Friday, December 9, the weather outside was frightful, but the gathering inside was delightful. In the midst of December’s snowstorm, the Urban Aboriginal Ministry welcomed all to share in a rich feast of food,... Read More

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Refugee Response in the Diocese

The scope of the Syrian refugee crisis remains staggering. The Syrian civil war has created at least 4.8 million refugees and displaced 6.6 million people within Syria (Source: UNHCR: The UN Refugee Agency website).... Read More

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Anglican CanAsian Ministry - Prayer of Light with Taizé Songs

On December 14, 2016 most of Canada was in the middle of a week of very cold weather. Those of us living on the west coast of the country are usually spared the icy winds and sub-zero temperatures of winter but that... Read More

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Baby Café at St George Maple Ridge

Baby Café started at St George Maple Ridge in May 2016 with an aim to create a welcoming space for new parents and parents-to-be to come to with their babies. Every Wednesday morning a feast of cakes and squares and... Read More

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Cynthia Llewellyn, AAM, ODNW

Cynthia Jane Elizabeth Llewellyn August 28, 1920 - December 4, 2016 (With files from the Vancouver Sun) "Unless the Lord builds the house, its builders will have toiled in vain" Psalm 127 Cynthia's transition to her... Read More

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Retired Clergy and Spouses Luncheon, December Edition 2016

More than 70 retired clergy and spouses gathered December 1, 2016, at the Synod Offices, 1410 Nanton for the annual Advent version of the Retired Clergy and Spouses Luncheon for the Diocese of New Westminster. The... Read More

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A Visit to Café Church

The third installment of Café Church, the innovative monthly liturgy that is currently being workshopped at St. John the Evangelist, North Vancouver took place on Saturday, December 3, 2016 at 4pm. The central... Read More

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Coming Home Society December 2016 Newsletter

Please find attached below the December 2016 issue of The Coming Home Society (Urban Native Youth Association) Newsletter edited and produced by CHS president Linda Adams, ODNW. Read More

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Rallies for Social Justice - Anti-Racism and Indigenous Rights

Sunday, December 11, 2016 there will be two rallies in the Vancouver area supported by Social Justice groups in the Diocese of New Westminster In the past few weeks, residents of West Richmond have twice been... Read More