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Newsletter: June 1, 2023

Sunday gatherings at Cedar Park Church

Sunday Service - June 4th at 10:30am
This Sunday join us for a time of worship. We will continue with the series on "Holy God, Holy People".  We also have a Kids Church program for children during the service. After the service, please stay behind for coffee and fellowship.

For those who are unable to attend, recorded sermons are now available on CPC's YouTube channel:

Image of fire with 'Holy God Holy People' written over it



Upcoming events at Cedar Park Church

 Cedar Parks' directory photoshoot invitaion

We are in the process of creating a new online directory. To do so, we will be gathering your updated information and taking new photos. Over the next few Sundays, after the service, we will have an area set up outside the main doors for photos run by Mikaela Baiza + Allissa Combs. Families with last names that start with A to M please join us this upcoming Sunday, June 4. For the remaining families in N to Z, please join us a week later Sunday, June 11. We will be taking both individual and family photos so be sure to comb your hair and put on a good shirt! Afterwards, we will ask you to complete a short form to make sure all of your information is up-to-date. Parents, please note that we will be asking for your children's healthcare numbers in case of an emergency. No information will be sold or shared with other organizations. If you have any questions, please talk to Mikaela or Allissa. We are looking forward to seeing you in your Sunday best! 


CPC Membership Class
We are going to have a membership class on Wednesday June 7th (6 pm) at Church On Five (10200 No. 5 Road, Richmond). Dinner provided.
If you have been attending Cedar Park and would like to become a member, please register by email ( or phone 604-946-7410.  A signup sheet is also available in the foyer.
During the class, you will learn about our history, what the Mennonite Brethren denomination believes and what it means to be a member of the church.


CPC Yard Cleanup
Our church yard needs some TLC again. Please join us to do some yard cleanup. Bring whatever tools you have or just bring yourself. (Rain or shine) Looking forward to seeing you. Thanks in advance for your contribution & service.
Date: June 10th (Saturday)
Time: 8:30am to 12:30pm
If you are available, join us for a time of fellowship afterwards for lunch at Two Stones Restaurant.

Please contact Jim Armstrong or Phillip Chiu.


Child dedication at Cedar Park Church

Child Dedication (Sunday June 18th)
If anyone is interested in having their baby/young child dedicated, please email Chris at


Garry Point Sunday Service & Baptisms (Sunday June 25 at 10 am)
This is a combined outdoor baptism service for both CO5 & CPC at Garry Point (12011 Seventh Avenue, Richmond). If interested in being baptized, please contact the office at 604-946-7410 or email


Service and baptisms at Garry Point


Prayer Practice
We are meeting in the prayer room every Wednesday evening from 7:00 - 8:00 pm. We would like to pray for each other, our church, our community, and our families. All are welcome.

Prayer group at Cedar Park Church

Prayer invitation at Cedar Park Church


A Note of Appreciation
The Board of Elders want to offer their heartfelt thanks to all those who volunteered their services to Cedar Park Church over the past year. We know that God provides for His Church by giving various gifts to equip His people for the work of service to build up the body of Christ, and we are so thankful that you have willingly used your gifts for this purpose. “Under His direction, the whole body is fitted together perfectly. As each part does its own special work, it helps the other parts grow, so that the whole body is healthy and growing and full of love.” (Eph. 4:16)  May we continue to work together in unity to see that Cedar Park Church remains active and vital in furthering the Kingdom of God in our community.


Community news from Cedar Park Church

Sunday Coffee Ministry - (June sign up)
we need more volunteers
We need volunteers on our Sunday Coffee Team. Can you help? It only takes about 30 minutes to set up the coffee station, and another 30 minutes to cleanup. Signup sheet is available on Sunday in the foyer. Training is provided if you are new to this ministry. You can also call 604-946-7410 or email to sign up. Thanks.


The Prayer Chain
The Prayer Chain is a group of people at Cedar Park linked together by email, who are committed to praying, in their own time and place, for certain persons or concerns made known to them by the prayer chain coordinator. To submit a request to the prayer chain, contact Olga Nickel. You can also email a request to Emailed requests are received by Olga before being sent to the members of the Prayer Chain who keep requests confidential.


Witness in Cedar Park Church's life

Refugee Resettlement Ministry
If you are interested in being a part of the Refugee Resettlement Ministry,

Watch this video clip for details: 


Collect Clothing / Suitcases
We are still collecting clothing for the workers. Also, if you have a large suitcase with working wheels that you want to donate, please drop it off at Cedar Park Church's Latino Centre during office hours (Monday - Thursday, 9am-4pm). 
Learn more about Jon and Kim's ministry and explore how to support this good work: 



Donations contributing to this Ministry can be made through online at the link below.
Please select project code "Guatemala A1 (Jon & Kim Pelen)"


Supporting Cedar Park

We are so grateful for all who worship at Cedar Park and so sacrificially give of a portion of their financial resources to support the budget. Click on the button below to explore various ways to financially support the work of Cedar Park.


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