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Look what came up!

A few weeks ago we noticed that the daffodil bulbs that we planted last Fall are already starting to grow!  they were buried under snow for a while, but they are still growing strong! Read More

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A vigil for Québec City

The purpose of the vigil was to remember and grieve the loss of lives at the mosque in Québec City on January 29th, 2017, and to be in solidarity with our Muslim brothers and sisters. We wanted to express our... Read More

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A Clay Nativity

On the fourth Sunday in Advent we had a Snow Day as all along the Sunshine Coast several inches of snow had fallen overnight, creating a winter wonderland. Given the hilly roads and limited snow removal some folk... Read More

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Christmas Cookie Caper

Sugar and spice and everything nice, . . . That's what St. John’s Cookie Caper was made of! Mittens and mice, shortbread and iced, . . . Greetings and laughter exchanged once, twice, thrice. Sweets to suffice, . . .... Read More

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Advent Eve Party with Wreath Making and Pasta Dinner

To celebrate the beginning of the new liturgical year, a group of over twenty people joined together for an Advent Eve Party at St. John's on November 26th.  We had wonderful messy fun making wreaths under the... Read More

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Planting Daffodils

To remember the great hope and faith of Jeremiah whne he looked forward with faith and hope in the midst of troubling times, we planted daffodil bulbs int eh Church garden. Now we will wait for blossoms in the Spring. Read More

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Congregational Gathering & Workshop - May 29th

As we continue our journey through our time of transition, we are living into the following prayer: One more step along the road we go, O God, trusting in you to hear us, and to strengthen us, and to guide us home.... Read More

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Congregational Gathering & Workshop - April 24th

At our congregational gathering on April 24th, we continued to focus on our present identity as we learnt about and reflected on community demographics, as well as the preferences, tendencies, attributes and values... Read More

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Congregational Gathering & Workshop - March 20th

After sharing some nurturing food and fellowship together at our most recent Congregational Gathering on March 20th, we embarked on a series of interactive and thought-provoking exercises focusing on our current... Read More

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Birthday Bank

The Children and Youth have chosen where to send the money that has been collected in the Birthday Bank over the last year.  They decided to divide it equally between the Vijaliwa Vingi Home for Children in... Read More