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

Worship with us on Sundays at 10:30 am

July 12 - 10:30 am - Brian Thorpe preaching, Karen Hollis presiding

July 19 - 10:30 am - Sumarme Goble preaching, Karen Hollis presiding

July 26 - 10:30 am - Gerald Hobbs preaching & presiding. Celebrating Eucharist

August 2 - 10:30 am - Gerald Hobbs preaching & presiding




United Church Campus Ministry at UBC
This ministry is a partnership between the congregation and BC Conference of the United Church of Canada. Karen Hollis photoOur campus minister is Karen Hollis. Learn more at the Food and Faith Community, the United Church campus club, which meets over dinner every Monday at 5:30 pm for food and conversation about living the Christian faith.

During the next year, Karen will spend one-quarter of her time as congregational intern, in preparation for her ordination next May. Please call her if you have pastoral concerns over the summer.


Our long-time congregational minister, Rev. Dr. Edwin Searcy, retired on June 30. At present, Ed Search photo we are in search for a new pastor. You can read Ed's jottings on gospel, church and living with multiple myeloma at Holy Scribbler.

Have a look at some video selections of Ed's final service with us on June 21.


On Wednesday, July 22 we host the Native Minstries Consortium Summer School for dinner. This is our 18th year of our effort to visit with the summer school students, share stories and songs, and catch up with friends. Our hosts are Lydia Ruenzel and Erin Tarbuck. Please let them know if you can host a table, help with setup or breakdown, or support with a donation.








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. Here are directions to the chapel.

Our offices have moved in order to accommodate the renovations now going on at Vancouver School of Theology. We are currently located in Carey Theological College. You will find directions here.

New phone numbers
As a result of our office move please note these new phone numbers for Karen Hollis at 604-225-5913 and for Marjorie Morrison Ross at 604-225-5920.

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 some photos of the congregation here are more here.

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. Some of Ed Searcy's sermon texts can also be found here.