Monthly Archives: February 2015


Saturday February 21 – Supper at 5:00 p.m., with Talent to begin between 6 and 6:15 p.m. Tickets are $10/adult, $5/child or $25/family, and the proceeds of this event will be split evenly between 2 projects: * 50% to Reconciliation of First Nation Schools, supporting the demolishing of St. Michael’s Alert Bay Residential School * 50% to CRAY-C,… Read more

Ash Wednesday

Ash Wednesday, February 18, Holy Communion with Imposition of Ashes: 11:00 AM & 7:00PM The first day of Lent is marked with a special liturgy.  In the Old Testament, ashes were a sign of penitence (feeling regret for one’s sins) and mourning. The words, “Remember that you are dust, and to dust you shall return”… Read more

More about Lent

More from Rev. Deborah’s letter to the Parish.  A complete copy can be found on our “Reflections” page. “As Anglicans, our custom in marking the season of Lent is often the practice of giving up something… like those things we may really enjoy such as chocolate or sweets or taking on some extra things such… Read more

Learning about Lent

This is an excerpt from Rev. Deborah’s 2015 Lenten letter to the parish.  For the complete text please check out our website, you will find it under “Reflections”: As we move into this next Church season, the season of Lent, I thought it appropriate to once again revisit what Lent means and how we mark… Read more

Environmental Stewardship Bible Study

Geoff is exporting St. Peter’s Environmental Stewardship Bible Study to  Duncan United Church during Lent this year. If you missed it at St. Peter’s, you are welcome to join him during Lent at 246 Ingram St., Duncan on Tuesday evenings at 6:15 p.m. (program actually begins at 6:55 p.m.). Since space may be a limitation, please let Geoff know if… Read more

Forgive and Get Your Life Back

Reverend Deborah will again be running this book study during Lent this year on Wednesday evenings. The first session will be from 8:00 p.m. to 9:00 p.m in the Church following the Ash Wednesday evening service on February 18. The remaining four sessions will be held from 7:00 p.m. to 8:30 p.m. at Reverend Deborah’s… Read more