After 34 years, Point Grey Inter-Mennonite Fellowship worships for the final time at the Menno Simons Centre in Vancouver, at 10 a.m. For more information, call 604-228-8911.
Point Grey Inter-Mennonite Fellowship begins services at St. James Community Square, Vancouver; entrance off Trutch Street. For more information, call 604-228-8911.
“Beyond the will,” an estate-planning workshop hosted by the Mennonite Historical Society of B.C., at the Mennonite Heritage Museum, Abbotsford, at 7 p.m. Keynote speaker: Rhona Konnelly. Pre-registration required by calling 604-853-6177.
Walter Paetkau presents “It Takes Raindrops to Fill a Lake” book launch, at the Mennonite Heritage Museum, Abbotsford, at 2 p.m.
Lenten vespers with Adendmusik Choir: (7) at Emmanuel Free Reformed Church, Abbotsford, at 7:30 p.m.; (8) St. Philip’s Anglican, Vancouver, at 7:30 p.m. In support of the Menno Simons Centre.
MC B.C. annual general meeting, at Cedar Valley Mennonite Church, Mission, from 8:30 a.m. to 5 p.m. Theme: “Connections: God’s church in the 21st century, living into the MC B.C. imagination.”
MCC B.C. winter banquets: (14) at South Abbotsford MB Church; (15) at North Langley Community Church, Langley; (21) at North Peace MB Church, Fort St. John; (22) at Westwood MB Church, Prince George; (29) at United Mennonite Church, Black Creek. For more information, visit mccbc.ca/events.
“Great Winter Warm-up” comforter-making event, at Ross Road Community Church, Abbotsford, from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m.; in aid of MCC’s international relief efforts.
The Mennonite Heritage Museum presents its annual Christmas market, Christmas at the Museum. The market will feature the work of some of B.C.’s finest artists, artisans and crafters, as well as live music from a variety of acts. Visit mennonitemuseum.org/christmas-market for full details.
“Emerging communities: A learning party,” a New Leaf event, at the Anglican Diocese of New Westminster’s synod office, Vancouver, from 9:30 a.m. to 4 p.m. Speakers: Jared Siebert and Elle Pyke. For more information or to register, visit newleafnetwork.ca/events.
MC B.C. Lead conference, at Cedar Valley Mennonite Church, Mission, from 8:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. Topic: “Being human: The church and mental health. Lunch included.
“Stories of the Anabaptists,” an exhibit of Gareth Brandt’s artworks, at the Mennonite Heritage Museum Gallery, Abbotsford, on until Oct. 31.
“Faces of Jesus,” A Metzger Collection exhibit, at Columbia Bible College, Abbotsford. Open Wednesdays, Fridays and the second Saturday of each month from 11 a.m. to 4. p.m. until Feb. 8, 2020.
“Symphony of hymns 4,” featuring Calvin Dyck, Crystal Hicks and Gail Suderman, in support of MC B.C. outreach ministries. (9) at Peace Mennonite Church, Richmond, at 7 p.m.; (10) at Level Ground Mennonite Church, Abbotsford, at 3 p.m.
Advent Vespers with Abendmusik Choir: (7) at Emmanuel Free Reformed Church, Abbotsford; (8) at St. Philip’s Anglican Church, Vancouver. Both concerts at 7:30 p.m. In support of the Menno Simons Centre.
Mennonite Heritage Museum, Abbotsford, hosts the launch of Refugees and Ambassadors: Mennonite Missions in Brazil, by Victor Wiens, at 2 p.m.
“Abbotsford MCC Quilts” exhibit, on until September 6, at the Mennonite Heritage Museum Gallery. Quilts are for sale.
“Abbotsford MCC Quilts” exhibit, at the Mennonite Heritage Museum Gallery. Quilts are for sale.