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Author Archive: Patrick

 
All Sermons Will Now Be Recorded

All Sermons Will Now Be Recorded

With thanks to our Church Council for giving their nod to the purchase of a new computerized recorder, all future sermons will be downloadable as an mp3 file and will be able to be heard […]

 
A New Plaque For Our Inductees To The Order Of The Diocese Of New Westminster

A New Plaque For Our Inductees To The Order Of The Diocese Of New Westminster

A new plaque will be formally unveiled this Sunday and it is to recognize those in our congregation who have been made members of The Order of the Diocese ofNew Westminster.  The plaque will be […]

 
The Rev. Ron Wickens Becomes An Honorary Assistant Priest At St Thomas

The Rev. Ron Wickens Becomes An Honorary Assistant Priest At St Thomas

It is with great pleasure that St Thomas Church announces a new member of its clergy team.  The Reverend Ron Wickens, with approval of the St Thomas Church Council, The Interim Priest In Charge Patrick […]

 
New Chapel Candles And Brass Bases Are Here

New Chapel Candles And Brass Bases Are Here

Above is a picture of four new candles and four new brass candle bases for the chapel altar.  The candles and bases were made possible by a very generous anonymous gift by a couple of […]

 
New And Improved Phone Messaging System For The Church

New And Improved Phone Messaging System For The Church

The phone number for the church is the same (604-434-6111), but we have a new system for leaving messages.  When you call and if no one is there to answer you will hear a greeting […]

 
The Day of Discussion About St Thomas With Archbishop Douglas Hambidge Was Well Attended and Well Received

The Day of Discussion About St Thomas With Archbishop Douglas Hambidge Was Well Attended and Well Received

The Archbishop also said that we should take special care as individuals and as a church to listen to what God is calling us do. God will show us, perhaps in mysterious ways, but God will lead us if we ask the question and listen for the answer.

 
New Committee on Stained-Glass Windows Has First Meeting

New Committee on Stained-Glass Windows Has First Meeting

A new committee recently formed to look at what St Thomas might do with the five stained-glass window donated from St John’s met for the first time on Monday, January 3.  The job of the […]

 
Christmas Letter To St Thomas Parishioners

Christmas Letter To St Thomas Parishioners

When I gave my first sermon at Saint Thomas back in mid-August I remarked how wonderful it was that the Gospel reading for the day included the Nativity story from the book of Luke.  We […]

 

New Font and Stained-Glass Windows

With the help of Mike Roberts we have recently acquired a new font which will be placed in the narthex of the church. This is the stone font from St Johns in Burnaby and it […]