Happy New Year!

Happy New Year!  Now that Christmas is over, our Library team is back to reading and reviewing books and sharing those reviews on our "Hooked On Books" Page of the website.  All the book reviews are posted here with... Read More

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Advent/Christmas Newsletter

Our Advent/Christmas Newsletter is out with lots of news and information about what is going on in and around St. Stephen's in the coming months! Open or download the file to read the full coloured edition right... Read More

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White Gift Sunday - December 3rd

History of White Gift Sunday White Gift Sunday dates back to 1904 in Ohio. The wife of a Methodist minister and her two daughters came up with the idea of giving gifts wrapped in white paper at Christmas time to... Read More

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Operation Christmas Child Shoeboxes

Operation Christmas Child Shoeboxes are available to pick up from the church now!  Please read the brochure carefully and visit their website to learn about what items to pack and how the shoeboxes impact millions... Read More


Powered by the Son!

If you're driving by St. Stephen's after dark, look up on the roof as you pass by on Village Way and you will see a cross, beautifully lit up against the night sky! Thanks to a couple of ambitious men in our... Read More


Looking for something to do on those lazy summer days?

We have a congregation-wide subscription to Right Now Media, a huge online video library that includes movies, bible studies, kids programs and videos covering a wide range of topics related to our faith.  There is... Read More

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Extreme Hunger Appeal

The UN has declared a famine in South Sudan, calling it the largest humanitarian crisis since 1945. As of May 2017, the Extreme Hunger Appeal has raised over $225,000 for long-term Mission & Service partners... Read More

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"Living Young in Canada's Oldest Town"

Qualicum Beach is a rather unique community age-wise in Canada. A recent visit by Mike Milne, a writer for the magazine that covers the United Church, The United Church Observer, produced the article, "Living young... Read More

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"Hooked on Books AND Movies"

Our church library has a great selection of books: fiction, non-fiction and childrens' books and our librarians are always eager to help you find just the right one.   Check out our "Hooked on Books" page for a... Read More



Today marks the beginning of the Lenten journey, something we celebrated this morning at our Ash Wednesday service. There is much to learn in these next weeks and Anna O'Neil offers readers a good begining.  "Lent... Read More