Our Family Has Finally Arrived

Our Family Has Finally Arrived

Yesterday was a very exciting day for Westheights Community Church! After months of preparing, and then waiting, the Syrian refugee family that we had been matched to sponsor through MCC arrived, finally. A large group of us drove to Pearson airport in Toronto to...
Syrian Family Update

Syrian Family Update

Last December we were all excited about the prospect of sponsoring a Syrian family to a new life in Canada. And since the money came together rather quickly and since we were able to find an affordable apartment we were hoping that our Syrian family would arrive soon....
Update: Household Items Still Needed

Update: Household Items Still Needed

The Westheights Syrian Settlement Team is working hard to get things ready for the refugee family who will be arriving shortly. The team met on Sunday after the service to connect and prepare for the family’s arrival. We were¬†lucky enough to have guest...
Westheights Team Making The News

Westheights Team Making The News

If you’re going to get into the news, let’s do it to encourage the KW region to step up and lend a hand to Syrian families. Click here to read the Kitchener Record article about the work of our Westheights Syrian Settlement Team.   … Read...