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On October 5, 2023 at 5:30PM we will meet at Mission Creek Regional Park to bless our feathered, and furry companions.
The Blessing of the Beasts service witnesses to God's and the Church's love, care, and concern for creation.
It is also a service with special appeal to children.
Please, bring your pets (or stuffies) on a leash or in a carrier. All animals and human companions will be blessed.
Directions: 2363 Springfield Road (on the grass between the playground and picnic shelter)
Next bible study will be on Tuesday, October 10th at 7 pm online and in person.
We will study the history of the early church.
We will be hosting an Oktoberfest on November 4th – details to follow
Training is provided, and you can assist as much or as little as you like:
We will resume in the fall with a new selection.
Thank you for your generous contributions!
Non-perishable food items can be placed on the shelf in the narthex.
The food is appreciated by people who come by the church on a monthly basis.
When the bin is full the items get delivered to the Food Bank.
Did you know: you can donate your excess garden produce to the Food Bank, and even ask for a donation receipt.
Donations can also be made on the COFB website, and are always welcome.
Eternity for Today and Portals of Prayer devotional booklets are available!
You can pick them up Sunday morning, or
at the church office through the week during office hours.
The Shelter Aid for Elderly Renters (SAFER) program helps make rents affordable for BC seniors with low to moderate incomes. SAFER provides monthly cash payments to subsidize rents for eligible BC residents who are age 60 or over. Existing clients need to reapply each year.For more information, please click HERE.