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Sermons

  • Sermon: October 18, 2014 by Rev. Jessica Schaap Thumbnail Sermon: October 18, 2014 by Rev. Jessica Schaap
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    The Eucharist as a Practice of Gratitude Popular culture often highlights the practice of gratitude. It reveals a longing of many people in our society. A couple of weeks ago, I observed a number of friends on Facebook take up a “gratitude challenge.” Every day for five days they posted something for which they were […]

  • Sermon: November 30, 2014 By The Rev. Jessica Schaap Thumbnail Sermon: November 30, 2014 By The Rev. Jessica Schaap
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    And what I say to you I say to all: Keep awake. – Mark 13:37 Three times Jesus says in our gospel passage today: keep awake. He is telling his disciples about signs that will look like the end of their world, but in reality he says these signs are the symbol of a new […]

  • Sermon – 28 Sep 2014 by Rev. Schaap Thumbnail Sermon – 28 Sep 2014 by Rev. Schaap
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    St. Michael and All Angels Some of you may remember last year when we celebrated the Feast of St. Michael and All Angels that I mentioned I had never, to my knowledge, encountered an angel before. Well, as we come around to this celebration of these special messengers of God’s word whom we call angels, […]

  • Sermon – 21 Sep 2014 By Rev. Schaap Thumbnail Sermon – 21 Sep 2014 By Rev. Schaap
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    Matthew 20:1-16 – The Generous Employer The first thing I thought about when I read this parable is that God doesn’t seem to know much about labour relations. The second thought I had was and that makes me mad. Particularly as the teacher’s strike dragged on for 6 weeks and the government and the union’s […]

  • Sermon – 13 Sep 2014 by Tim Conklin Thumbnail Sermon – 13 Sep 2014 by Tim Conklin
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    Sermon for 14 September 2014 Holy Cross Day The Foolishness of the Cross Some of you may be wondering what I’m doing up here today, so let me tell you.  As you know, it is the Feast of the Holy Cross, when we lift up the cross, the instrument of Jesus’ crucifixion and symbol of […]

  • Sermon – 10 August 2014 Thumbnail Sermon – 10 August 2014
    Posted by Jesicca Schaap

    Discerning God (Genesis 37:1-4, 12-28; Matthew 14:22-33) This is the story of the family of Jacob. That’s how our reading from Genesis begins today. Many of us might know it better as the beginning of the story of Joseph. The story of Joseph is the last of the story cycles about the patriarchs and matriarchs […]

  • Sermon – 22 June 2014 Thumbnail Sermon – 22 June 2014
    Posted by Maria HIzon

    Pentecost: The Holy Spirit’s Gifts Last week I asked Harry what he wanted for Father’s Day. His response was one I had heard many times: something for everyday use that is beautiful. Even though I need a reminder every few months, slowly, this has become our gift giving philosophy: something that is beautiful and functional. […]

  • Sermon – 15 June 2014 (Trinity Sunday) Thumbnail Sermon – 15 June 2014 (Trinity Sunday)
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    The Trinity Once upon a time, in the early centuries of the church, the doctrine of the Trinity was so hotly debated, that people in the marketplaces used to talk about it, and get into arguments over the nature and essence of God the Father, of Jesus Christ the Son, and the Holy Spirit. The […]

  • Sermon – May 25 Thumbnail Sermon – May 25
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    Acts 17 – Paul in Athens This past weekend two conversations have been swirling around in my mind. The first is from an online discussion group for Anglican church clergy under 40. A discussion is underway about how the church responds to the spiritual but not religious group. Many of you are probably familiar with […]

  • Sermon – May 18 Thumbnail Sermon – May 18
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    John 14:6 The Way, the Truth, and the Life. When I was about six or seven years old, my sister and I had best friends who lived in the house beside ours. They were two little boys close in age and we played with them almost every day. We were a church going family and […]

  • Sermon – Easter 3 Thumbnail Sermon – Easter 3
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    A Journey to Recognition I remember as a teenager that I hated to wear my glasses. The vanity and self-consciousness of a sixteen year old meant I would walk around the halls of my highschool and the faces that passed were blurs. Even friends I couldn’t recognize if they were more than twenty feet away. […]

  • Sermon – Nov 10 Thumbnail Sermon – Nov 10
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    Images of Resurrected Life One of my favourite television shows when I was in school was Buffy the Vampire Slayer. In it a young woman has the mission to kill vampires and other nasty creatures that threaten the world, her community, friends and family. The show is a cult favourite and the figure of the […]

  • Sept 15 Sermon Thumbnail Sept 15 Sermon
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    The Character of God: Luke 15:1-10 In last week’s gospel, Jesus was teaching about the high cost of discipleship, asking for careful thought and consideration of anyone who felt drawn to walk in his path. In essence, discipleship is a lifelong journey of putting one’s relationship with God first, humbly, patiently, faithfully. And yet, for […]

  • Sermon – Aug 11 Thumbnail Sermon – Aug 11
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    Parables of Watchfulness How many of you have heard of the Iona Community? They are a group of people from different Christian traditions who live in a dispersed community with a centre on the remote island of Iona in Scotland. They have become known for their commitment to peace and social justice and for the […]

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Articles

  • Christmas @ St. Pauls Thumbnail Christmas @ St. Pauls

    Everyone welcome to St. Paul’s Anglican Church Christmas & New Year services! On Christmas Eve, December 24: 5pm – Early Christmas Communion with Dramatic Reading 10:30pm – Brass Quarter & Carol Singin Let us all celebrate the coming of Christ with songs and music Enjoy a musical treat with the Brass Quartet. This segues to […]

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    Preparing for Christmas – Walking the Labyrinth with The Rev. Jessica Schaap.   Have you ever wondered on the different ways, one can prepare for Christmas? Well why not join The rev. Jessica Schaap on Dec 22 and 23, 2014 in the Labyrinth at St Paul’s at 12:30 pm. There will be a short talk, […]

  • Advent Lessons & Carols Thumbnail Advent Lessons & Carols

    Join us for a feast of scriptures, music and advent carols! St Paul’s Anglican Church Nov 30, 2014 5pm   Be sure to be there!

  • Timothy Conklin: Diaconate Candidate Thumbnail Timothy Conklin: Diaconate Candidate

    St. Paul’s Church Committee supports Tim Conklin as a candidate for the diaconate! More news to come…

  • 2014 St. Paul’s Christmas Schedule Thumbnail 2014 St. Paul’s Christmas Schedule

    2014  St. Paul’s Worship Schedule for Christmas Everyone is welcome to come and join us at St. Paul’s.

  • Keeping Sacred Time: Preparing for Advent, Christmas & Epiphany Thumbnail Keeping Sacred Time: Preparing for Advent, Christmas & Epiphany

    You are invite d to attend the first series of our course “Keeping Sacred Time” which will help deepen your understanding of Advent, Christmas & Epiphany. The Rev. Jessica Schaap guide you through the course providing you with a deeper immersion in the mystery of Jesus Christ. When we go to a church service, a […]

  • A New Christianity & Deuteronomy Thumbnail A New Christianity & Deuteronomy

    A NEW CHRISTIANITY AND DEUTERONOMY COME AND EXPLORE Christianity has lost its importance as an influential voice in society. This is not to say in any way that Christianity is bad or wrong. Far from it. The metaphors with which we understand our experiences of God have worked for 2000 years and continue to do […]

  • Nov 9, 2014: Remembrance Day Thumbnail Nov 9, 2014: Remembrance Day

    You are all welcome to celebrate Remembrance day with us on November 9, 2014. A special service will be held at 10:30 am in the Church.

  • Nov. 2, 2014: All Saints Day with Anointing of Oil Thumbnail Nov. 2, 2014: All Saints Day with Anointing of Oil

    We invite everyone to join us on Sunday November 2, 2014 at 10am for the celebration of All Saints Day. We will also have the Blessing of Oils and the Anointing for Healing.  

  • Greeters Workshop – October 26, 2014 Thumbnail Greeters Workshop – October 26, 2014

    Want to be a Greeter @StPaulsWestEnd? There is a GREETERS WORKSHOP on Sunday October 26, 2014 after the 11 am service. If you are interested, please contact Linda Bourne or Tim Conklin. Parish office: 604.685.6832. Please click here to go to the GREETERS WORKSHOP facebook page: https://www.facebook.com/events/1494662657485084/ or the GREETERS WORKSHOP events page: http://stpaulsanglican.bc.ca/events/greeters-worshop/

  • Richard van Delft :Order of the Diocese of New Westminster Thumbnail Richard van Delft :Order of the Diocese of New Westminster

    Our beloved parishioner Richard van Delft will be awarded the Order of the Diocese of New Westminster. The presentation of the award will be made by the Bishop at a Diocesan Celebration Service, held at Christ Church Cathedral, November 2, 2014 at 4pm. The Order brings together laity from our diocese who have served faithfully […]

  • Our House: Norm’s Inline Skating Update Thumbnail Our House: Norm’s Inline Skating Update

    Norm Sharkey, founder and Program Director of “Our House West Coast Society” (Our House) has been circling the seawall on inline skates this summer; he is almost finished with less than 1000 km left to skate. Norm is skating to raise funds to buy a home for Our House and to raise awareness about addiction […]

  • Living the Christian Life at St. Pauls Thumbnail Living the Christian Life at St. Pauls

    Register now!    It’s FREE! Newcomer’s Course: Living the Christian Life at St. Paul’s Beginning August 10th, all who are new to St. Paul’s or those who would like to renew their understanding of Christian life as expressed at St. Paul’s are invited to attend the Newcomer’s course. The course will cover worship, the ethos […]

  • Bring Back our Girls: 100th Day in Captivity for the Chibok schoolgirls Thumbnail Bring Back our Girls: 100th Day in Captivity for the Chibok schoolgirls

    Vancouver Bring Back Our Girls team is inviting you to gather on the Burrard Street Bridge on Wednesday, July 23rd, from 5-6pm to stand in vigil to maintain pressure on the powers that can liberate the girls, to keep this crime in the public eye, and to hold our sisters in our hearts by standing […]

  • Schedule for Holy Week and Easter Thumbnail Schedule for Holy Week and Easter

    The following is a list of services for Holy Week and Easter. Please join us. All are welcome. 13 April 2014, Palm Sunday, 8am, 9:15am and 11am (starting at Nelson Park) 14 April 2014, Monday in Holy Week, 7pm: Holy Eucharist 15 April 2014, Tuesday in Holy Week, 7pm: Holy Eucharist 16 April 2014, Wednesday […]

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