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 generations;
  • We embrace God’s creative possibilities for us
  • 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 the love of God and the teachings of Jesus.

  • 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

The creative possibilities for Emmanuel in carrying out its mission are dependent on our own spiritual health.  We aspire to creating a healthy environment that: 

  • is in deep relationship with God.

  • provides a place of nurturing 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;

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

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