First United Church News

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Tin Tree

Who needs bells, bobbles, tinsel and garland to decorate a tree?  Knox uses colourful cans and boxes of soup, beans, pasta, coffee and juice!!! We have created wonderfully nutritious trees in Christmas’ past and can... Read More

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A Beautiful Right of Being

On Sunday, October 23, Knox was very pleased to host Heidi Morgan and Marion Young from First United Church.  Heidi is the Volunteer and Community Outreach Coordinator and Marion is a member of the Board.  During... Read More

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Thanksgiving Grace & Appeal

This Thanksgiving Grace was shared with us by First United Church O God, to those who are hungry, give bread and to those who have bread, please give a hunger for justice. May it be so. Amen Our financial appeal... Read More

Current needs

Current Needs

First United Church…. CURRENT NEEDS: For February, our top priorities are: •          Towels •          Polysporin •          Sleeping bags •          Socks •          T-shirts If you’ve been collecting based on... Read More

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Most Needed Items

First United Church…. CURRENT NEEDS: For the rest of January, our top priorities are: •          Blankets •          Dental care (toothpaste, toothbrushes, floss, & denture care) •          And... Read More

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Thank You for coming

The Sentimental Journey Big Band concert was a major success.  It was wonderful to welcome you into the Knox Sanctuary and sway to the rhythms of the live music offered by the many musicians. Talk about TALENT! We... Read More

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Fund Raiser for First United

The Sentimental Journey Big Band Concert is a fundraiser in support of First United.  Here is a bit  of background on First United First United Church Community Ministry Society is an inner-city ministry committed... Read More

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The Music Program at First United

Donations needed for First United Friday Morning Music Program - 3 Prong outdoor extension cords (25-50 ft) - 2 Prong outdoor extension cords (25-50 ft) Power Bars- Guitar Stands – Hand-held percussion instruments... Read More

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First United Church News

PUT ON YOUR RUNNERS (AGAIN): Some of our indefatigable supporters shone their light on the Coldest Night of the Year for their spring fundraising efforts (for which we thank you!), however other stalwarts are lacing... Read More

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Have Mugs, Lego or Phones?

What do coffee mugs, telephones and Lego have in common?  Right now, all are particularly needed at First United Church in Vancouver’s downtown eastside. Coffee mugs are essential for serving warm beverages, but... Read More