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Mindfulness

As a result of strong interest in the Mindfulness for the New Year course, First Met will offer a second six-week Mindfulness program in September and October 2017. For more information, click here. Read More

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Weekly Announcements

Check the Sunday Bulletin for weekly announcements. July 23, 2017 July 16, 2017 July 9, 2017 July 2, 2017               Read More

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Pastoral letter regarding summer 2017 wildfires in BC

This weekend has marked the most extraordinary set of circumstances with regard to fires in the interior of our province for more than a decade. Hot weather, dry lightning, high winds, and human activity have all... Read More

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Orange Shirt Day

September 30 is Orange Shirt Day and First Met is ordering T-shirts with the message "Every Child Matters" as part of this initiative. To order, call the church office at 250-388-5188. For further information on... Read More

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Epiphany Explorations cancelled for 2018

Epiphany Explorations has been cancelled for 2018. The decision, which applies only to 2018, was made after discussions of First Met's Epiphany Explorations Focus Group to allow time for review and reflection, to... Read More

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Bella Bella Garden Project

In October 2015 a ferry sank off the coast of the Heiltsuk First Nation near Bella Bella. First Met has connections with this area off the BC coast.  We have received a request to support a special garden project in... Read More

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First Met hails plan for new BC Conference Archives

BC Conference has agreed to lease new office space from the City of Vancouver to house the entire holdings of the Conference archives in one location. First Met's Archives and Heritage Committee has been eagerly... Read More

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Summer 2017 Newsletter

Check out the latest news roundup of events, happenings and other items of interest from First Met.  Summer 2017 Newsletter  Read More

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Congregational Conversations Report

The Transition Team invited the congregation to gather for a series of conversations in four consecutive weeks in March and April. We wanted to review First Met's vision statements and explore how we have lived into... Read More

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Moderator Jordan Cantwell's Easter Message

Moderator Jordan Cantwell sends her Easter message from a conference on reconciliation and peace in El Salvador. She says, "To be an Easter people is to be those who embody that fierce, unrelenting love that says to... Read More