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Join us for worship

We thank God that we celebrated church again this morning. Praise the Lord. As you prepare for Church, may I encourage you to reflect on your relationship with Jesus. Our guest preacher is the Rev. Dr. Ed Hird. He’ll be challenging us not to be too busy for children!

I’m glad to announce that we had our YouTube service again (11th April). Please come and join us as we fellowship “together.”

You can find the Service by clicking HERE.

This is a wonderful time to fellowship together.

If you have any further questions, don’t hesitate to call me.

See you at church.

The peace of our Lord,

Bishop Peter (and Jenny) Klenner

604.209.5570


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Join us online for Easter Sunday worship day

Hallelujah! Christ is risen!

Today we celebrate the most significant day in the church calendar and the most important day in the history of the world: Easter Sunday.

We thank God that we can celebrate church together. We rejoice in the resurrection of Jesus. It is the resurrection which gives meaning and purpose for the whole of our lives both here on Earth and in eternity.

I’m glad to announce that we had church again (Easter Sunday the 4th April). Please join us and invite your friends to join us.

You can find the Service by clicking HERE.

This is a wonderful time to fellowship together.

The other news I want to share with you is that we are now the owners of the All Saints Community Church building in Crescent Beach! Another reason to shout “Hallelujah!”

If you have any further questions, don’t hesitate to call me.

See you at church.

The peace of our Lord,

Bishop Peter (and Jenny) Klenner

604.209.5570


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Just received the keys to the Church Building

Here is the latest update on the Oikos Project for which we also value your prayers.

• We just received the keys for the church building in Crescent Beach.

• We have raised over $1,065,000 in cash and pledges to date.

• We still need just under $885,000 to pay off the mortgages.

You are also welcome to join us in generously giving to the Oikos Project.  

We have included the links to the short video and website.

Blessings,

Rev Dr Ed Hird

778-881-3857

p.s. Here is a Light Magazine article on the Oikos Project

and in a great Peace Arch newspaper article published about the Oikos Project.

and in a recent Church For Vancouver Magazine.

P.p.s. Our US friends who want to donate to Project Oikos can send a cheque to:

New Covenant Anglican Church

Attention: Bishop Buffington

800 Tuskawilla Road

Winter Springs, FL 32708

Please make the cheque out to the Anglican Mission International and put “Project Oikos” in the memo line.

They’ll make sure that USA 🇺🇸 donors receive a tax receipt.

⁃ Canadians (and others around the world) can donate though CanadaHelps. (Only Canadians will receive tax receipts through CanadaHelps.)

https://www.canadahelps.org/en/dn/51680


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Join us online for Palm Sunday

We are celebrating church again. Praise the Lord. As you prepare for Church, may I encourage you to reflect on your relationship with Jesus. We are celebrating Palm Sunday: the day Jesus entered Jerusalem for the last time of His earthly ministry. Come and join us as we wave our palms, and welcome the Messiah to Jerusalem!

I’m glad to announce that we’re having church again (Palm Sunday the 28th March) at 10:45am PST. This service will be the first anniversary of our “underground Church”; we’ve been doing church via YouTube for 1 year!

You can find the Service by clicking HERE.

This is a wonderful time to fellowship together.

Don’t forget that during this Holy Week, we invite you to join us for:

• Maundy Thursday at 7pm on our YouTube Channel

• Good Friday at 11am on our YouTube Channel

Of course, if you have any further questions, don’t hesitate to call me.

See you at church.

The peace of our Lord,

Bishop Peter (and Jenny) Klenner


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Join us for Worship

We thank God that we celebrated church again. Praise the Lord. As you prepare for Church, may I encourage you to reflect on your relationship with Jesus. We celebrated the Fifth Sunday in Lent—the last Sunday in Lent. The mystics from of old called Lent the spiritual season of the desert. It’s amazing how God can speak to us in the desert!

I’m glad to announce that we had church again (Sunday the 21st March). You’ll hear about how the Holy Spirit fell in Ephesus and how the Apostle Paul explains the Lordship of Jesus.

You can find the Service by clicking HERE.

This is a wonderful time to fellowship together.

Don’t forget to join us for our Lenten Prayer Vigil every night at 7:00pm on Zoom. Log into Zoom using this address and meeting ID:

Topic: Lenten Prayer Vigil

Time: Every night at 7:00pm

Join Zoom Meeting

https://us02web.zoom.us/j/6042095570

Meeting ID: 604 209 5570

Of course, if you have any further questions, don’t hesitate to call me.

See you at church.

The peace of our Lord,

Bishop Peter (and Jenny) Klenner


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Join us this morning online

We thank God that we celebrated church again. Praise the Lord. As you prepare for Church, may I encourage you to reflect on your relationship with Jesus. We are celebrating the Fourth Sunday in Lent. The mystics from of old called Lent the spiritual season of the desert. It’s amazing how God can speak to us in the desert!

I’m glad to announce that we had church again (Sunday the 14th March).

You’ll hear about how the Holy Spirit fell in Caesarea; and we’ll be studying the foundations of our faith!

You can find the Service by clicking HERE.

This is a wonderful time to fellowship together.

Don’t forget to join us for our Lenten Prayer Vigil every night at 7:00pm on Zoom. Log into Zoom using this address and meeting ID:

Topic: Lenten Prayer Vigil

Time: Every night at 7:00pm

Join Zoom Meeting

https://us02web.zoom.us/j/6042095570

Meeting ID: 604 209 5570

Of course, if you have any further questions, don’t hesitate to call me.

See you at church.

The peace of our Lord,

Bishop Peter (and Jenny) Klenner


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Join us for Worship

We thank God that we celebrated church again. Praise the Lord. As you prepare for Church, may I encourage you to reflect on your relationship with Jesus. We are celebrating the Third Sunday in Lent. The mystics from of old called Lent the spiritual season of the desert. It’s amazing how God can speak to us in the desert!

I’m glad to announce that we had church again (Sunday the 7th March). You’ll hear about how the Holy Spirit fell in Samaria; and we’ll be doing cardiac surgery!

You can find the Service by clicking HERE.

This is a wonderful time to fellowship together.

Don’t forget to join us for our Lenten Prayer Vigil every night at 7:00pm on Zoom. Log into Zoom using this address and meeting ID:

Topic: Lenten Prayer Vigil

Time: Every night at 7:00pm

Join Zoom Meeting

https://us02web.zoom.us/j/6042095570

Meeting ID: 604 209 5570

Of course, if you have any further questions, don’t hesitate to call me.

See you at church.

The peace of our Lord,

Bishop Peter (and Jenny) Klenner


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Join us for worship online

We thank God that we celebrated church again. Praise the Lord. As you prepare for Church, may I encourage you to reflect on your relationship with Jesus. We are celebrating the second Sunday in Lent. The mystics from of old called Lent the spiritual season of the desert. It’s amazing how God can speak to us in the desert!
I’m glad to announce that we had church again (Sunday the 28th February).
You can find the Service by clicking HERE.
This is a wonderful time to fellowship together.
Don’t forget to join us for our Lenten Prayer Vigil every night at 7:00pm on Zoom. Log into Zoom using this address and meeting ID:
Topic: Lenten Prayer Vigil
Time: Every night at 7:00pm
Join Zoom Meeting
https://us02web.zoom.us/j/6042095570
Meeting ID: 604 209 5570
Of course, if you have any further questions, don’t hesitate to call me.

See you at church.

The peace of our Lord,
Bishop Peter (and Jenny) Klenner


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The Secret of Contentment

I pray you’ve been safe and healthy this week. I’m glad to announce that we had church again this morning (Sunday the 8th November). We conducted a Remembrance Day Service. It is our honour and privilege to bring you this service.
The theme from Philippians 4 is “The Secret of Contentment’.
You can find the Service by clicking HERE.
This is a wonderful time to fellowship

  1. Please continue to pray for our Project Oikos. Maybe you might consider being an advocate for our fundraising and introduce “Project Oikos” to others. (If you need more booklets, don’t hesitate to let me know.
    See you at church.
    In Him,
    Bishop Peter (and Jenny) Klenner