More about our Community


We are a loving and inclusive faith community within the Anglican Church of Canada, committed to nurturing a creative and spiritual life.

  • We are a community for all 
  • We embrace God’s creative possibilities
  • We feel God’s spirit, alive and igniting us into action

The following values are core to the Emmanuel community:
  • Our faith is deeply rooted in love

  • We thirst for spiritual growth

  • We are passionate about serving others and seeking justice in the world

  • We embrace a deep sense of invitation, care and belonging

  • We celebrate the diversity and gifts of all people

  • We are called to risk and live fully and abundantly


Discerning God’s vision for Emmanuel

We aspire to creating a spiritually healthy environment that: 

  • is in deep relationship with God.

  • provides a nurturing community where people.

    • feel truly loved, accepted and welcomed

    • feel they belong

    • are addressed by name

  • is fun, creative and exciting;

  • offers engaging and inclusive worship and programming;

  • uses intellect, knowledge and learning as an essential part of faith development;

  • encourages a sense of stewardship and sharing of individual talents and resources.