Category Archives: Social Events

Divine Mercy Sunday – Encountering Mercy

On Sunday April 3, 2016 St. Matthew’s in Surrey with Pastor Reverend Tien Tran opened its doors in a 4 hour afternoon of Encountering Mercy through prayer, song and inspirational speakers. Anne Deheer, Erica Penner and Louanne Richards attended the event. Sr. … Continue reading

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Lilies of the Fields in Remembrance

St, Joseph’s Parish CWL Council annually has an Easter Lily Sale. Parishioners have an opportunity to purchase a Lily plant in remembrance of a loved one, while serving a twofold blessed purpose of decorating the sanctuary and altar for Easter. … Continue reading

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CWL Executive Meetings

Who is to say that CWL executive meetings have to be all work and no play.  Not St. Joseph’s CWL Port Moody Executive! Valerie Lovato, Jessica Pan, Diane Aloysius, Erica Penner, Marcella Rosenthal, Anne Deheer (missed this particular meeting) and … Continue reading

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First CWL Council Meeting of 2016

New day! New time! Same station!  We had a wonderful turnout for our first attempt at changing the day to Sunday afternoon at 1:30pm in the portable. We are hoping that this will encourage members who do not like to … Continue reading

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Divine Mercy Sunday Novena

St. Matthew’s Parish in Surrey, presents “The Hurts We Carry” a Jubilee Year of Mercy event!  Come join the Archbishop for Mass and listen to inspiring speakers, Denis Boyd and Sr. John Mary Sullivan. We encourage children, parents and grandparents … Continue reading

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Strawberry Tea

The CWL’s annual Strawberry Tea will be held on Sunday, June 7th from 2pm to 4pm in the portable. All women are invited. Here’s your chance to break out your fanciest summer hat for the start of the season. There … Continue reading

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Celebrating Women of God

A very special evening and tribute to 57 Sisters was held at the Italian Cultural Center on Monday February 16th with Archbishop Michael, our CWL Diocesan Council, National President Barb Dowding, and Provincial President Pat Depiesse. The Sisters were so happy and … Continue reading

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Spa Night

Our council enjoyed a fun and most informative evening with Health and Beauty coach Cherrie Tam, from our parish.  We heard how to better care for our bodies, watched some wrinkles on our hands smooth out with an amazing natural … Continue reading

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World Day of Migrants and Refugees

The World Day of Migrants and Refugees mass was celebrated at Our Lady of Sorrows Church with Archbishop Michael Miller on January 18th.  “Church without frontiers, Mother to all“ was the theme of Pope Francis` letter on the 101st anniversary of … Continue reading

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2015 Sisters’ Appreciation Dinner

Each year, the CWL hosts a dinner that in alternate years, honours either the priests or nuns of our archdiocese. This year, we honour our sisters on February 16th at the Italian Cultural Centre. Tickets are $40. If you wish … Continue reading

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