Monthly Archives: July 2013


On Mondays at 6 p.m. till Labour Day. All the grass can be cut now with only a few “flag marked” spots to avoid – the wildflowers have finished their seeding. Tools provided or bring your own. Everyone welcome!  For information please call Priscilla Lowe 250-746-4381  or email  the office.

Walking around Lake Cowichan – 50 miles!

Gloria Daly is preparing for the Camino  this Fall and so is training by walking around Lake Cowichan. She is accepting pledges for her efforts and has generously agreed to donate the funds raised to St Peter’s  and the Capital Project! Gloria will be available after the 10am service (at coffee-time) to receive your pledge…. Read more


Construction of a log church began in late 1866, with the first service on March 10, 1867. Ten years later, this small church (45seats) was demolished to make way for the present ‘Early English’ style church which rose to completion by February 1876 with seating for 100. This is the story of St Peter’s. It… Read more

Forward Day by Day

We have received the booklets FORWARD DAY BY DAY for August/September/October 2013. If you’d like a copy, please pick one up either in the church or in the parish office.  Each book is $2.


Some people believe that a donation to the Capital Project is just about giving money for right now. Their thoughts revolve around the immediate work to be done and the amount of money that must be raised. We need to instead step back and acknowledge all those who have built and cared for St. Peter’s… Read more

Camp in the Community – Help Needed

Camp in the Community starts on Monday.  HELP IS STILL NEEDED FOR: Providing dinner for 5 leaders Mon & Wed evening Providing lunch for 5 leaders Wed/Thurs/Friday Drivers for the trip to and from the Birds of Prey Center on Tuesday 12:15-2:10 p.m. If you can help in any way, please phone me or email… Read more

Camp in the Community

CAMP IN THE COMMUNITY is fast approaching and we need some help from volunteers to ensure its success! The camp will be at St. Peter’s July 15-19 from 8:30am to 4:30pm. There will be three Camp leaders and three peer mentors so we will need lunches each day for them. We are looking for someone… Read more

Capital Project

“We can only be said to be alive in those moments when our hearts are conscious of our treasures.” Thornton Wilder  St Peter’s plays a role in the history of the Cowichan Valley, of British Columbia, and that of the Anglican Church in Canada.  Those are reasons to believe that St Peter’s is a treasure… Read more