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An Important Financial Update from the Council

At Sunday's AGM we had an important update from the church treasurer. Along with the update, letters were given to everyone present to take home and prayerfully consider.  Rather than recap the details, all the... Read More


Children & Youth Worker Position

As most of you know, last CityWide was the final Sunday for our beloved Leah who's worked with our children for the past three years. She's done such a great job and we're going to miss her greatly.  This time of... Read More


Annual Report

Attached below is the Annual Report for the upcoming Annual General Meeting.  All members are asked to read the report including the Report of the Treasurer and the Report of the Pastor.  Read More


New Music | Jonathan & Melissa Helser | Find Me

This week is Easter.  The high point in the Church calander when we celebrate God's most happy gift. As you worship this week may he find you thankful, grateful and on your knees.   Here's a beautiful, simple, song... Read More


New Music | John Mark McMillan | Death in His Grave

This one comes to us from - me.  :) It's one of my favourite Easter/Resurrection songs.  Spirit and Truth stuff here.  Great lyrics mixed with hearts and music that raises our own spirits.  I love it.  Plus... it's... Read More


New Music | Audrey Assad | I Shall Not Want

This seems like a fitting song for Lent. A prayer to be delivered from our misplaced longings and fears and into the goodness of God.  Audrey Assad Sent along from one of our Vancouver church members, Audrey is a... Read More


New Music | Hillsong | What a Beautiful Name

Another song for us as we lean into worship in this 2017 year. This time a suggestion from our Vancouver church.  In this week's CityWide we look at Revelation 4.  In the passage we are given our first glimpse into... Read More

Lent 2017

Lent: The Road to Easter

Tomorrow (called Ash Wednesday) the Church calendar turns the page to a new season: Lent. For the unfamiliar, I like how describes what Lent is all about: It's the forty days before Easter. Lent... Read More


Eugene Peterson on Worship

Together, Mark Carter (our intern) and I have been reading through Eugene Peterson's memoir: The Pastor. You may recall Peterson as the translator of the beloved version of the Bible, The Message.   Today I read the... Read More


New Music | Rest in You | All Sons and Daughters

In January I put out a call for new music (if you've not responded yet, send your suggestions along!) and a number of you responded with music you have been listening to at home.  Over the course of the coming... Read More