In this time of physical isolation everyone is invited to contribute to the BUC's Household of God Creative Arts project. This project is an opportunity for people to offer a creative work in whatever medium you choose - painting, drawing, knitting, craft, music, poetry, story, storytelling, dance, videos, and whatever else comes to mind. [...]
On Easter Sunday we gathered for worship to celebrate Jesus’ resurrection. We gathered through the week in our homes connected by our love of God, our commitment to be followers of Jesus and through the breath of God in us, the gift of the Holy Spirit. On Sunday we lit the Christ candle, we prayed and [...]
An Easter Day sermon responding to John 20:1-18. Valentina concludes encouraging us when we see new life to 'go and tell everyone that God is not done yet'.
Prayers of Adoration & Confession Holy God, you are steadfast love incarnate. You loved us into being and love us beyond our understanding. In humility and longing you gave your only Son to show us what love looks like, how love acts and responds. You call to us through the ages ‘Humans, where are [...]
Peter McKinnon, prayers of the people leader, offers a reflection on John 19:38-42 and prayer for Holy Saturday, 11th April 2020.
Worship on Good Friday took us into the story of Christ's passion listening to and reflecting on John 18:1-19:42. Thank you to all the people who provided recordings from their homes to tell this story and also to the musicians coordinated by Shawn. You can read the full order of service here. You can [...]
Worship on Maundy Thursday offered three invitations to wash our hands or feet, remembering Jesus washing his disciples feet to remember Jesus last meal, sharing bread and juice to walk with Jesus into the darkness, participating in a Tenebrae liturgy. You can read the full order of service here. You can watch the recorded [...]
Prayer Points Ministry Team Culture of Safety program Moderator – Denise Stewart Lodge & residents Worship Committee Finance Committee YUCY & YUCY-OG Compassion Ministry BUC Arts Synod of VicTas Creatures of the sea BUC News Holy Week Worship services during Holy Week have been and [...]
Holy Week this year will be unlike any before. Members of the worship committee have worked together to plan each of our four services. Lots of people have been invited to provide recordings of readings and prayers. All of the segments have been recorded and compiled into a whole service that will be our [...]
Peter Blair, our Olive Way Pastor, offers a time of prayer and reflection for Holy Week from the GraceTree community where he lives with his family. Readings: Isaiah 50:4-9a; Psalm 70; John 13:21-32