Tag: youth

Around Town: On the Sixth Day, Uyghur teacher, modular housing, Hope/Gen Z

The description of Karina Svalya’s current showing at the Dal Schindell Gallery (formerly the Lookout Gallery, still upstairs at Regent College) is brief: This exhibition features large-scale portraits in oil of safari animals: giraffes, zebras, elephants, rhino and lions. Svalya…

Around Town: Lion, Witch & Wardrobe, Shift, St. Casimir’s, Himalayan Life

Pacific Theatre’s founding artistic director Ron Reed clearly has a lot of time for C.S. Lewis. Earlier this year he presented Tolkien, which focused on the relationship between the two great scholar/writers. Freud’s Last Session was a fictionalized encounter between…

Around Town: UrbanPromise, ReFrame, Missions Fest, Assisted Suicide . . .

UrbanPromise Vancouver is back in business, following a three-year hiatus. The  youth ministry has hired Abraham Han as executive director and will re-start programs in Surrey and Vancouver. Lloyd Mackey wrote this about UrbanPromise on this site May 7, 2014: UrbanPromise’s…