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  • Apr4Thu

    BC Regional Gathering

    April 4, 2019
    We look forward to hosting the BC Regional Gathering here in Kamloops on Saturday! We look forward to seeing you all and meeting Bishop Cliff Fletcher! Please note: there has been a time change - the gathering will start at 9:00 AM instead of 8:30 AM. Safe travels, see you soon, participants!
  • Mar19Tue

    No Student Cafe/Topic Change!

    March 19, 2019
    Greetings! I apologize for not updating the calendar - no student cafe tomorrow morning! This is spring break and students are probably sleeping at that time! Hope you're enjoying your time!

    Also, Pastor Shelley's Equipping Night topic for Wednesday evening has been changed from what was posted. The proper focus: "How to Listen to God" Listening...
  • Mar8Fri

    'Ash Wednesday 2019' Pastoral Letter

    March 8, 2019

    Ash Wednesday, 2019

    Yet even now, says the Lord, return to me with all your heart, with fasting, with weeping, and with mourning; rend your hearts and not your clothing. Return to the Lord, your God, for he is gracious and merciful, slow to anger, and abounding in steadfast love, and relents from punishing. Who knows whether he will not turn and...

  • This is an article written by Pastor Dale Harris, The Freeway FMC, Oshawa, ON
    (Used with permission.)

    A bunch of years ago, I was eating lunch by myself at a Tim Hortons. I was just about to dig in, when 2 men approached my table.

    “You must be a Christian” said one. I wasn’t so quick at putting one and one together, so I...
  • Oct26Fri

    Induction Service

    October 26, 2018
    We are very pleased to have Rev. Dr. Shelley Utz as our new pastor! Shelley, Dan and the children have lived in our city for almost two months now, quite a change from Edmonton, so we hear.

    Rev. Marc McAlister, on behalf of Bishop Cliff, both from FMCiC, brought a sermon and officiated the Induction Service. It was a very special time with...
  • Sep19Wed

    'Thank You!'

    September 19, 2018
    Pastor Shelley Utz will commence her tenure as Lead Pastor of our church this Sunday, September 23. This event will conclude a period of nearly four months since Pastor Vern retired. The Church Leadership Board is grateful to all who stepped up and took on additional responsibilities during this interval and to those who continued to pray for...
  • Aug28Tue

    New Pastor and Family Have Arrived!

    August 28, 2018
    What a wonderful day it is, the sun is shining, there's no smoke ... and Pastor Shelley, Dan and kids have safely arrived from AB! There are many helpers, guys and gals, to unload the U-Haul and to help clean, start unpacking and organizing. There are even boxes and shelving units in our new pastor's office ready to find a new home. Thanks so...
  • Aug28Tue

    'United We Win', by Anne Baker

    August 28, 2018

    Romans 12: 1-8


    • Romans 12:1-8, shows us how to prepare for the future.
    • Content: from Apostle Paul, written down by Tertius (Rom. 16:22).


    Romans 12:1

    • Rom. Chs. 1-11 give many examples of God’s mercy & grace.
    • “Bodies” means ‘whole selves’: Offering our bodies = avoiding things not pleasing to God (Rom....
  • Jun1Fri

    Pastor Vern & Jackie Retiring

    June 1, 2018
    As you know, Pastor Vern and Jackie are retiring. Pastor Vern's last sermon is this Sunday. It was with sadness I posted his last sermon outline this morning! Having worked with Pastor Vern as secretary since 2010, and long before that in the music department, there is so much I could say ... Actually I did put my thoughts into a poem that will...
  • Jun1Fri

    'We Are Loved' by Pastor Vern

    June 1, 2018

    Rom 5: 1-11                      

    This is an amazing moment to remember the blessing of being part of this wonderful church and also be reminded of the truth of God that binds us together.

    1 Lavish love – vrs 5    

    • Poured out  - no limits
    • What was the...