We are celebrating the Season of Creation this year with a number of special events and activities.

Parish Eucharist:

  • During the Parish Eucharist (September 1 - October 4, 2020), there will be an Entrance Rite that focuses on God's creation. 

Daily Prayers Online:

  • Daily Prayers on Thursdays (September -December) will include a brief scripture meditation by either Bill Tarter or Colleen Lissamer that focuses on an elements of God's creation.

Meeting God in Creation

  • Join the Rev. Bill Tarter, Margaret Walters and Colleen Lissamer for an online retreat on Saturday, November 7. 

Story and Photo Collection:

  • We would like to collect stories about your own special places in creation.  This might be a favorite garden, mountain, lake where you have experienced the presence of God.   
  • We will also be collecting photos of creatures that are special to you.  That may be your pet, past and present, who have taught you something about the love of creatures. 
  • These photos and stories will be a part of the Blessing of Animals which will be a Zoom experience. 
  • Details to follow!    

Your photos and stories can be submitted to the following email address: liturgy@stjohnthedivine.bc.ca