Refugee Update: FAQs

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Before diving into the latest happenings of our refugee project, I want to say a big thank you to everyone who has participated in this project. To the people who have donated their time, expertise, financial resources, material goods, and/or those who have helped spread the word we are grateful. The outpouring of generosity has communicated in an indisputable way …

Celebrating a Meaningful Christmas

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Beginning this Sunday the Neighbourhood Church will be observing the season of Advent.  Advent comes from a Latin word meaning “coming” and is a period of waiting and preparation for Christmas.  Advent spans the four Sundays prior to Christmas.  Each Sunday a different theme of the season is celebrated:  hope, joy, peace, and love.  This year at the Neighbourhood someone …

Refugee Update

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Throughout the last couple of weeks, a lot of work has been going on behind-the-scenes in regards to our refugee sponsorship. We have been busy educating ourselves, building partnerships with other churches, and developing a strategy that we believe will give our sponsored family the support they need to settle and thrive in Nanaimo. During this time we have also …

Our New Blog!

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Welcome! this is our very first blog post at the new .church site! we will be updating on a regular basis! if you still wish to access our old blog and posts, click here!