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Aviva Community Fund - did you vote?

For the past number of years, the Aviva Community Fund has generated huge excitement and opportunity to spotlight innovative and crucial projects for charities / not-for profit groups across Canada. LVUC's mission... Read More

Take a mid week moment

I feel so blessed to report that our first mid week moments was a roaring success thanks to an amazing hopsitality team, a gaggle of well coordinated volunteers, and of course all the beautiful people who showed up... Read More

Halfway mark for refugee family sponsorships.

From Ingeborg Brown, North Lonsdale UC and North Shore United Refugee Response.  September 12, 2017 Tomorrow marks the 6 months since landing for our Newcomer families, or to put it another way we are already ½ way... Read More

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Labyrinth - Walking in community

Walking the labyrinth, in my experience, can be deeply meditative. There's something about the act of walking and following the path that allows me to open to deep reflection. It's a kind of solitary journey that... Read More

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Blessed to be back to school! September 17

Start the school year (or work year) with a blessing! Whether you're excited or nervous, the beginning of the school year is the start of something new. Bring your backpacks and briefcases to church on September 17,... Read More

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No to Islamaphobia

The events of this week have certainly messed with our hearts and our heads- and when it was learnd that a group of people would be hosting a rally against Islamic refugees at Vancouver's City Hall this Saturday,... Read More

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FNL Launches a New Website and Announces Fall Line Up

Friday Night Live is gearing up for its seventh season, launching a brand new look for the website, and announcing the full Fall line-up of guests. Go to the home page of the LVUC website and click on Friday Night... Read More

Taking the Bull by the Horns

Hello All! I have been on an English teaching team for our families, to give some one-on-one tutoring. It happened a few times on Saturday in the Spring and was fun and rewarding. The families are now on vacation... Read More

The Families are Settling In

News from NSURR leaders indicate the families are settling in. The volunteers are working hard to help the children strive for college, jobs and resume writing. The children enjoyed school very much and the oldest... Read More

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Spiritual Engagement and Living our Faith - a big welcome to Kimiko

Rev. Kimiko Karpoff joined the staff of Lynn Valley United Church this week, as Minister of Faith Formation bringing a passion for healing, community development, and spiritual practice. A diaconal minister, energy... Read More