• Christmas Eve Services

      There will be 2 services again this year on Christmas Eve – one at 5:30 pm and the other at 7:30 pm. Both of these are candle light services which means we light candles towards the end of worship and sing silent night together. The worship itself has readings …

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  • The Carnival of Christmas

    After reading a portion of Esther this Sunday I was reminded of Mikhail Bakhtin’s carnivalesque. The book of Esther is born out of the Jewish carnival Purim. Bakhtin talks about the carnival as a time when things that aren’t ordinarily expressed can come out, a time when the high and …

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  • Renewal and Redevelopment Process

    Brothers and Sisters in Christ,                            December 1, 2014 Over the past year church council has been exploring and talking about the possibility of engaging in the Renewal and Redevelopment Process that the BC Synod is currently offering. Two …

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  • Terror Creates Terrorists

    Over the past week Canadians have struggled to come to grips with the killing of two soldiers. Was this an act of terror connected to groups like ISIS? Were these “Lone Wolves,” acting more out of anger towards the system and personal pain than political ideology? Whatever the base motives …

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