Welcome
Thank you for visiting us online. We hope that this site will provide you with a helpful portrait of who we are.

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Our Congregational Minister, Rev. Dr. Edwin Searcy, offers ministry in worship, pastoral care and Christian formation. Ed welcomes contact. You can read his jottings on gospel, church and living with multiple myeloma at Holy Scribbler. Sermons are often also there.

United Church Campus Ministry at UBC
Ryan Slifka
is the United Church Campus Minister at UBC and Associate Minister with University Hill Congregation. He is always available to engage with students one-on-one and shepherds the Food and Faith Community, the United Church AMS campus club.

Find us
The Chapel of the Epiphany is located at 6030 Chancellor Boulevard on the campus of the Vancouver School of Theology at the University of British Columbia. Maps are here.

Sunday Worship
Our life is rooted in worship. The bell rings each Sunday morning to signal our 10:30 gathering. Some come dressed up, others dress casually ... more

Who we are
We are an all-ages Christian community of hospitality, a diverse church that travels light, a pilgrim people following Jesus ... more

View photos of the congregation.

FAQs - answers to frequently asked questions

Rites of Passage
We welcome inquiries about baptisms, marriages and funerals . . . more.

Worship & Sermon Audio and Video
Text, videos and audio of some services and sermons are available here. Many of Ed Searcy's sermon texts can also be found here.

Worship with us on Sundays at 10:30 am

Holy Week

April 17 - Maundy Thursday - 6 pm Pot-luck dinner; 7 pm All ages Ritual of Footwashing; 8:30 pm Tenebrae (Service of Darkening)

April 18 - Good Friday - 10:30 am Worship with St Anselm's Anglican at the Chapel of the Epiphany, with Rev. Harold Munn preaching; 7:30 pm - A Reading of W.H. Auden's Meditative Poems for Good Friday - "The Canonical Hours" with musical interludes at the Chapel of the Epiphany.

April 19 - Holy Saturday - 9:00 pm - Easter Vigil - Celebration of Baptism & Communion - Ryan Slifka preaching

April 20 - Easter Sunday - 10:30 am - Celebration of Communion - "Not Enough Security" (Matthew 27:62-28:20) - Ed Searcy preaching

Our recent visit with Peter Short began Sunday, February 9 in worship. Here's a link to a video of the service.

Backstage with Angels - A weekend retreat for Pastoral Transition took place on February 15 & 16. Here are some photos from the weekend. Here are some more. Peter Short photo

The retreat was an opportunity to engage with Very Rev. Dr. Peter Short, as we consider changes to our lives together. We look forward to welcoming Peter back in September.

The Session and Peter Short have written letters of introduction to this conversation.

Our office is administered by Marjorie Morrison Ross. Marjorie is an active member of the congregation and she is the friendly voice you will hear when you call with an inquiry.

Robin Anderson AndersenRobin Anderson-Andersen leads our Christian Education program for elementary aged children. She is a professional educator, raised in the congregation.  more

Thanks to our artists for the 2011-2012 edition of the Christian Seasons Calendar for allowing us to use banner images on this site:

Our schedule for Holy Week is here. We look forward to welcoming you as we participate in this central festival of the Christian Year.

Walk with us through the season of Lent. Forty-seven voices from our congregation have come together to create this Daily Devotional. Here is the scripture & devotion for Sunday, April 20.

Sermons Online
Text, video & audio recordings of past worship services can be found here.

Here are links to audio recordings of recent sermons -
March 30 - Ed Searcy
March 23 - Ed Searcy
March 17 - Ryan Slifka
March 2 - Ed Searcy
Feb. 23 - Ryan Slifka
Feb. 16 - Ed Searcy
Feb. 9 - Peter Short
Feb. 2 - Ed Searcy

Bible Conversations
On Wednesdays at 7:30 am and Sundays at 9 am we gather for lively conversation ... more

The Annual Report for 2013 is available online. At a Congregational Meeting held on June 16, a budget for the year ending June 30, 2014 was adopted.

Members & Friends
Download a copy of the Congregational Directory here. Available to members of the congregation and those who attend regularly.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

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