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Welcome to Ibuki Kihara, Congregational Designated Minister August 19 to November 18, 2019

Crossroads Welcomes Ibuki Kihara

  Welcome to Ibuki Kihara, Congregational Designated Minister from August 19 to November 18, 2019.   Crossroads is pleased to announce that Ibuki Kihara is the successful candidate for the Congregational Designated Minister (CDM) position during Gabrielle’s upcoming sabbatical. Ibuki was the first person to serve at Crossroads in a summer jobs grant position in…

Healing Garden Bench

A Gift for Reflection and Healing

Sunday, June 9, 2019   On Sunday, the congregation of Crossroads United Church received the gift of a beautiful stone bench in our Healing Garden.   Donated by her family in memory of Dorene Campbell, the bench offers a place of rest and reflection in the midst of our newest healing ministry location. Dorene was…

Aimee Brennan PLAYSAFE ambassador with the War Amps

Surrey teen mentoring fellow child amputees

Submitted photo Surrey “Champ” and PLAYSAFE ambassador Aimee Brennan, 17, pictured at the 2019 Hyack Festival in New Westminster.     Aimee Brennan, 17, of Fleetwood has spent her life helping others.   They say everyone loves a parade.   Aimee Brennan, 17, of Surrey has participated in 33 of them. She’s a Champ and…

Farewell to Lydia Ruenzel, VST Student

Crossroads bids tearful farewell to student minister, Lydia Ruenzel

Sunday, April 28, 2019   On Sunday morning there was not a dry eye in the house as Crossroads bade farewell to our Student Minister, Lydia Ruenzel.   Lydia first joined us as Crossroads‘ worship leader from mid-May to mid-August 2018, while Rev. Cari was on sabbatical. Having made such a warm connection with the…

The Season of Lent 2019 [video]

40 Days of Lent [video]

The season of Lent is a period of preparation for the mystery of Easter… a time when we stay close to Jesus so that his pattern or way of living becomes second nature to us. The closer we get to the “great three days” (Good Friday, Holy Saturday and Easter Sunday) the more the mystery…

Christmas Affirmation of Faith: Jesus Was A Refugee

Christmas Affirmation of Faith: Jesus Was A Refugee

  You are probably familiar with the image of Joseph and Mary scouring Bethlehem in search of a place to stay (Luke 2). You may be less familiar, however, with the image of a fresh baby strapped to Mary’s back fleeing on a donkey away from Bethlehem and into the land of Egypt to escape…

Atheist Rev. Gretta Vosper’s case reveals a church’s ‘worm theology’

  Listen to Rev. Cari’s reference to this “story” in her sermon given on November 25, 2018.   Written by Douglas Todd   With atheist Rev. Gretta Vosper celebrating her victory, the church officials’ decision fits a long-standing pattern in the denomination, which places supreme value on being ‘inclusive.’     File photo: Vosper at…

Rob and a young gardener work to prepare the site of the Healing Garden

Healing Garden at Crossroads

Rob and a young Kidventure gardener work to prepare the site of the Healing Garden     The famous line, “if you build it, they will come,” from the movie Field of Dreams is true in many ways of Crossroadsʼ emerging ʻHealing Garden.ʼ  This summer, children attending Kidventure 2018, Loving Creation, enthusiastically muscled buckets of…

North Delta Refugee Project Logo: October 3, 2018 Update

North Delta Refugee Project Update

The North Delta Refugee Project (NDRP), created in November of 2015, is a joint initiative by members of four local churches.   The first priority of the NDRP was to sponsor a Syrian family. We have also done a substantial amount of work with government assisted refugees living in our area.   Our sponsored family…