March 2016 / 8 posts found

Summer Kids Camp 2016

Summer Kids Camp 2016! Our goal with Summer Kids Camp is to give children ages 4 to 10 the best week of their summer by providing a safe, welcoming space where each kid feels valued for who they are. Together, we explore God's love through biblical stories, creative crafts, and energy-filled games. All of it ties together so that kids leave with a deeper understanding of how loved they are. When July 4-8, 2016 9:00am to 11:30am. Where Want a feel for what Summer Kids Camp is like? The video below was made during Summer Kids Camp 2012. Summer Kids [...]

27 Mar 2016 10:00am – Resurrection Changes Everything. Go Tell The Others, Rev. Philip Newman

Scripture Reading: Luke 24:1-12 The Resurrection of Jesus 24 But on the first day of the week, at early dawn, they came to the tomb, taking the spices that they had prepared. 2 They found the stone rolled away from the tomb, 3 but when they went in, they did not find the body. 4 While they were perplexed about this, suddenly two men in dazzling clothes stood beside them. 5 The women were terrified and bowed their faces to the ground, but the men said to them, “Why do you look for the living among the dead? He is [...]

25 Mar 2016 10:00am – The Wonder of His Glorious Love, Rev. Philip Newman

Scripture Reading: John 18:1-14 The Betrayal and Arrest of Jesus 18 After Jesus had spoken these words, he went out with his disciples across the Kidron valley to a place where there was a garden, which he and his disciples entered. 2 Now Judas, who betrayed him, also knew the place, because Jesus often met there with his disciples. 3 So Judas brought a detachment of soldiers together with police from the chief priests and the Pharisees, and they came there with lanterns and torches and weapons. 4 Then Jesus, knowing all that was to happen to him, came forward [...]

20 Mar 2016 10:00am – What Peculiar Kingdom Is This?, Rev. Philip Newman

Scripture Reading: Luke 19:28-40 Jesus’ Triumphal Entry into Jerusalem 28 After he had said this, he went on ahead, going up to Jerusalem. 29 When he had come near Bethphage and Bethany, at the place called the Mount of Olives, he sent two of the disciples, 30 saying, “Go into the village ahead of you, and as you enter it you will find tied there a colt that has never been ridden. Untie it and bring it here. 31 If anyone asks you, ‘Why are you untying it?’ just say this, ‘The Lord needs it.’” 32 So those who were [...]

Easter Services

Upcoming Holy Week Services (Everyone welcome!) email facebook twitter google+ Maundy Thursday 7:30pm, 24 March 2016 Good Friday 10:00am, 25 March 2016 * Easter Sunday 10:00am, 27 March 2016 * * service streamed live online at

13 Mar 2016 10:00am -At Home In Bethany, Rev. Philip Newman

Scripture Reading: John 12:1-8 Mary Anoints Jesus 12 Six days before the Passover Jesus came to Bethany, the home of Lazarus, whom he had raised from the dead. 2 There they gave a dinner for him. Martha served, and Lazarus was one of those at the table with him. 3 Mary took a pound of costly perfume made of pure nard, anointed Jesus’ feet, and wiped them with her hair. The house was filled with the fragrance of the perfume. 4 But Judas Iscariot, one of his disciples (the one who was about to betray him), said, 5 “Why was [...]

6 Mar 2016 10:00am – When God’s Story Is Your Story, Rev. Philip Newman

Scripture Reading: Luke 15:1-3, 11-32 The Parable of the Lost Sheep 15 Now all the tax collectors and sinners were coming near to listen to him. 2 And the Pharisees and the scribes were grumbling and saying, “This fellow welcomes sinners and eats with them.”3 So he told them this parable: The Parable of the Prodigal and His Brother 11 Then Jesus[a] said, “There was a man who had two sons. 12 The younger of them said to his father, ‘Father, give me the share of the property that will belong to me.’ So he divided his property between them. [...]
The Prayerful Stork

The Prayerful Stork

The Prayerful Stork The Prayerful Stork is a community of moms and dads who navigate the ups and downs of life and faith as parents. For expectant moms and dads, and parents of young children. This gathering is offered by West Van United free of charge. When Every Tuesday at 10:00am Come with your child! What anchors you through the changes that come with raising a child? What role does faith play in raising children? How can I feel nurtured when I give so much of myself? How can I make more room for God in my family life? What [...]