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Our Fall Program Guide is here!

We are thrilled to introduce our Fall Program Guide! We have amazing programs for people of all ages and interests.  From spiritual discovery to celebrating through music; from developmental time for mom and kids to experiencing Life. Unscripted. through the magic of musical improv at Friday Night... Read More  

Changing- For Good!

Blair and Megan have blended their voices once again to offer a gift of muisc for worship on Sunday... so enjoy this rendition of "For Good" from the hit Broadway musical "Wicked."  Read More  

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Dev #16- Form

Walking past the worksite this morning I had a number of questions swirling in my head... partly a reflection of what is emerging in the tangible form of wood framing and concrete walls, and partly abstract, distracted thinking that goes on as I grapple with which of the many ideas swirling in my... Read More  

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Budding Relationship with Camp Fircom

Lynn Valley United is thrilled to announce that we are growing our partnership with Camp Fircom this summer! We are sending LVUC's Community Minister for Chirldren, Youth and Families, Sophia Ducey, to this spectacular camp  on Gambier Island to provide spiritual life direction and leadership as... Read More  

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Dev #15 - The Symbolism of Cranes

It has been a crazy month- so first of all, let me apologize for not having written for so long. I moved back into the Lynn Valley neighbourhood at the beginning of May (after living and working in my upper-Lonsdale home for nearly 20 years) and then helped produce a rock show to celebrate Friday Night Live's... Read More  

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FNL 100th Performance Celebration

A huge thank you to everyone who came to the May 22 "Local Legends of Rock" event that celebrated Friday Night Live's 100th show! This evening exceeded our expectations - over 240 people joined us in this magical celebration of life memories, music, and shared experiences. Our photographer, Joel Grinke,... Read More  

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Dev #14- Love Thy Neighbour

Do you see what I see? I ran into a neighbour of the church today- a bright and cheerful and chatty young woman with a friendly little white dog. I had been on the sidewalk of their property leaning over the fence to capture the latest images of the worksite at the church, and being somewhat sensitive to what had... Read More  

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Dev #13- Moving Heaven and Earth

Today I stood in the misty rain for a bit to watch the intricate timing of machine and human play out in a precisely choreographed routine... a tandem truck rolls into the site, the excavator puts 3 massive scoops of earth into the first car, a second tandem truck approaches the driveway, the truck rolls forward... Read More  

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Development #12 - A New Thing!

Extolling the excellence of an active excavator exudes excitement exactly as expected! Amusing as tongue-twisters are to pass time while awaiting the issue of permits, the thrilling news today is that the permist have now been processed and the digging begins! Stay tuned as our redeveloment partners at Marcon help... Read More  

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Development #11

Each of us is on a path of discovery, and no matter where you are on the path, you are bound to find a fellow traveller if you just look up from your own two feet... While waiting for construction permits has slowed progress on the construction site, there is still much going on with the congregation! And it is so... Read More