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

Ed Search photo

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
This ministry is a partnership between the congregation and BC Conference of the United Church. We expect to announce a new campus minister shortly. In the meantime we continue to host the Food and Faith Community, the United Church AMS campus club, which meets over dinner every Monday night at 5:30 pm for food and conversation about living the Christian faith. More information is here.

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.

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 Ed Searcy 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 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

Nov 2 - 10:30 am - "How to Become A Saint" - Ed Searcy preaching - Eucharist & Rite of Healing (note - clocks fall back one hour) - Congregational Meeting following worship
Nov 9 - 10:30 am - "Wedding Plans" - Ed Searcy preaching
Nov 16 - 10:30 am - Janet Gear preaching

Congregational Meeting

A meeting of members of the congregation will take place immediately after worship on Sunday, November 2 to consider the report of the Ministry Profile & Search Committee, and to receive the financial statements for the year ended June 30, 2014. All members and friends of the congregation are invited to attend.

Backstage with Angels, Part II - Our retreat for Pastoral Transition took place on September 28 & October 4. Peter Short photo

The retreat was an opportunity to engage with Very Rev. Dr. Peter Short, as we considered changes to our lives together. More information about the retreat can be found here.

Earlier this year the Session and Peter Short wrote letters of introduction to the conversation. Our first visit with Peter Short began Sunday, February 9 in worship. Here's a link to a video of the service. Here are some photos from our intial weekend with Peter. Here are some more.

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:

The 2014-2015 Salt of the Earth Christian Seasons Calendar is now available. You can view a sample and order online here.

The Food & Faith Community of the United Church Campus Ministry gathers weekly for Monday evening ... more

Join us for "Puzzled by Parables" on eight Thursday evenings in October & November ... more

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

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

The Annual Report for 2013 is available online.

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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