It’s for You

We are the people who stand up to injustice in all of its guises – whether it is racial, environmental, socio-economic, sexual orientation, or gender based. We are the ones who seek to create a better world by standing up and living differently so that others might see a new way to live. We are … Continue reading →

Celebration of Life for Al Fritzel

A Celebration of Life service for our long time friend, Al Fritzel, will be held on Saturday, January 21, 2:00 pm at First United Church. Frederick Alfred Fritzel Frederick Alfred Fritzel, aged 82, died suddenly on December 16, 2016 in Salmon Arm, BC, while taking a walk on a sunny winter day. Born May 13, 1934, … Continue reading →

Pub Theology Jan 19

People are gathering in pubs and bars to communicate, connect and learn from one another over religion, of all things. Let’s talk about Creativity, Activism and Transformation. Whoever you are, wherever you are in your “journey of life”, come and join us. Thursday, January 19 at 7:00 pm at the Hideaway Pub.

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A Larger Mind: Metanoia and You

Jesus did not come to change the mind of God about humanity – as the judging language and atonement imagery of the cross has been given to us. You see, God’s mind didn’t need changing when it came to us humans. God has organically and inherently loved what God created from the moment God created … Continue reading →

Blessing of the Skis

Sunday, January 8 at 10:30 am. The natural beauty of the outdoors connects us with the divine. Bring your skis at 10:15 and participate in the Ski Blessing during worship.

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The Nativity Re-imagined

Check out this beautiful article in the United Church Observer featuring strikingly different artists’ renditions of the traditional nativity. When you visit the Observer website you will be given an opportunity to subscribe by email to new articles and features as they come out. The Observer is perhaps Canada’s foremost religious publication, having won multiple awards over decades. … Continue reading →