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Late Summer Worship at WVUC

If the past number of months have taught us anything, it’s that we need to be flexible and ready to change so that we might continue to care for our community! In these late summer days, we need to update, once again, what you need to know if you would like to attend in-person worship in our sanctuary. Further to the latest Public Health orders and guidelines from the Pacific Mountain Regional Council of the United Church of Canada: If you are well, simply show up. If you are feeling unwell or have cold or flu-like symptoms please remain home. […]

Summer Worship at WVUC

As British Columbia moves into Step 3 of the provincial government’s plan to continue to protect people from COVID-19 and move towards getting life back to normal, we are pleased to continue to expand in-person worship over the summer months.If you would like to attend in-person worship in our sanctuary, here’s what you need to know: If you are well, simply show up! If you are feeling unwell or have cold or flu-like symptoms please remain home. Wearing of masks is still recommended while inside the church building. Sanitizing or washing your hands is recommended. Nursery and Sunday Club will […]

COVID-19 Update – May 19

by Fiona Watts
As our province begins with Phase 2 of BC’s ReStart Plan, we are beginning to shape a way forward in what will undoubtedly be a new normal for West Vancouver United Church. We are following the protocols outlined in our province’s restart plan (gov.bc.ca/restartbc) as well as guidelines provided by the Pacific Mountain Regional Council of The United Church of Canada (PMRC Guidelines).  As we move forward, we are prioritizing: Doing all that we can to keep our community healthy and safe Making decisions based on what we need to do rather than what we want to do Being able […]

COVID-19 Update – March 17

by Fiona Watts
In line with recommendations from the B.C. Public Health Authority and the Pacific Mountain Region of The United Church of Canada, beginning this Sunday, March 22, and until further notice, we will not be gathering face to face as a worshipping community.  However, Sunday morning worship at 10:00 AM will continue online and we hope that you will all join us from the comfort of your own homes. You can participate online either at wvuc.bc.ca/live or on our Facebook page.  Our services are also recorded so you are always welcome to take in a service at another time.  We encourage […]

COVID-19 Update

by Fiona Watts
The Official Board of West Vancouver Church United had a comprehensive discussion about COVID-19 at our March 10th meeting. There have been many questions raised, both from members of the church as well as those who use our building. Overall, we are following current guidelines offered by public health authorities while being thoughtful about the particularities of those who gather in our space as well as how they interact with one another. At this point, Vancouver Coastal Health considers the risk of COVID-19 in our community to be low. This, of course, is a continually-evolving situation and we continue to […]