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


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


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


BUDGET 2017/2018 On line for your review

The Board of Governance approved the 2017/2018 draft budget for approval by the congregation at the Annual General Meeting on June 11, 2017.  The budget assumptions and proposed budget are here.  Feel free to ask... Read More


Acting for Social Justice

There are so many places in our community and around the world that seem to be shadowed in grief and darkness that it can feel a little overwhelming at times. Rather than despair, we are called upon to do what we... Read More


Renewed Observer

Do you get the Observer? Want to know what the Observer is? For almost 120 years, faithful people of Canada have turned to this monthly publication for inspiration, insight, information, inquiry, investigation,... Read More

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Both Families Are Arriving!

March 15 Update: Wonderful news! We’ve just learned that both of our sponsored families will be arriving in the next few weeks. This is such fantastic news and great cause for celebration!  A NSU Refugee Response... Read More