FRASER VALLEY, B.C.
Men or Women Volunteers
Location: Sevenoaks Alliance Church, 2575 Gladwin Road, Abbotsford, BC
Description: The small group leaders and leadership team are all a product of recovery and a part of the Christ centred 12 Step program.
Team Leader: Linda Driediger, Connecting Streams’ staff
Time: Mondays, 7:00 – 9:00 p.m. (52 wks/yr)
What to expect: The group is 70 – 80 people chapel style for the first hour, then refreshments are served and people go into groups of eight, gender-specific and issue-specific small groups for discussion.
Current Volunteer Needs: women volunteers for the refreshment team
Description: a discovery and growth group in a public coffee shop in the downtown core
Team Leader: Michael
Time: Tuesdays 3:30 – 4:45 p.m.
What to expect: small group setting; volunteers interact with guests who are facing issues such as poverty, disabilities and loneliness; conversation topic each week which is related to God’s word
Current Volunteer Needs: two more volunteer team members
Women only Volunteers
Description: This group is designed for easy access for residents of downtown Langley, and especially of the Lions Senior Citizens’ Housing Society complex.
Team Leader: Anna
Time: Wednesdays 2:00 – 3:30 p.m.
What to expect: Small group Bible study with focus on discipleship for new Christians
Current Volunteer Needs: one or two more volunteer team members
Description: FVIW is a federal prison with minimum, medium and maximum security for women.
Team Leader: Linda
Time: Tuesdays 7:00 – 9:00 p.m.
What to expect: This team facilitates a discovery and growth group in a small group setting, in the Minimum Security Unit.
Current Volunteer Needs: no new volunteers are being processed by FVIW at the present time