Traditionally on this Sunday gifts are brought wrapped in white paper so that each gift is valued equally and it is the spirit of giving that is honored. The idea was inspired by a Chinese legend of the great King Kubla Khan who, when his subjects wanted to honor him, requested that all the people…

The New Year’s Day dinner is an annual event. Almost 200 of our downtown neighbours attend. Add to this numerous volunteers from the community and the congregation who helped with set-up, food preparation, serving, hosting, take-down and overseeing of activity.  Tiger Lily Fashions sponsors a “clothes closet” where clothing which was available free of charge. New Year’s…

Each Tuesday and Thursday morning, from 10:00 to 11:30 a.m., we have a drop-in coffee time in the church hall. Join us to get to know other church members and our neighbours!

Central Okanagan Refugee Committee Refugees who come to Canada need sponsors within the country. The sponsor may assist with the application process, guarantees monetary support for the first year, encourages the family in learning English and helps the family adapt to life in Canada. Three United Churches in the Central Okanagan have worked together since…

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