Election Night: First United hopeful in the face of an uncertain future…
In an unprecedented election, it looks as if British Columbia might head into a minority government for the first time since 1952. Advance polls are being counted tonight after polls closed, but there are absentee ballots that won't be counted until May 22-24. Here's a breakdown of our views on…Read More
MEET OUR NEW DIRECTOR OF COMMUNITY MINISTRY!
We are pleased to introduce The Reverend Jim Hatherly, a United Church minister for 34 years. Jim has served in rural, suburban, and overseas ministries and comes most recently from almost seven years of service as a prison chaplain in Manitoba. Jim’s prison ministry focused on interdisciplinary approaches to working…Read More
Introducing Rev. Dr. Carmen Lansdowne
First United Church Community Ministry Society is welcoming a new Executive Director as of February 20th, 2017. The Rev. Dr. Carmen Lansdowne, an ordained minister in the United Church of Canada and a member of the Heiltsuk First Nation, brings a breadth of experience both in theology and community service…Read More
AVIVA Community Fund Grand Prize Winners – We did it!!!
Thanks to all your votes and support during the application process, we have been informed that we are the Grand Prize winners for this year's AVIVA Community fund prize. We were awarded $50,000 for our Hub Revitalization project. This is a HUGE win for us and it will make a…Read More