2007 News

News Archive: (December 13, 2007)

WCCCLC 2008 Preparation Begins:

The Core Team for WCCCLC 2008 has been formed, and we are looking for people willing to help us out by joining various planning teams, such as:

  • Program Team
    • Liturgy Team
    • Music Ministry
    • Group Facilitators
  • Promotion Team
  • Hospitality and Facilities Team
  • Graphics Team

If you are interested in helping out, please don't hesitate to contact us through email or talk to any of the Core Team members.

News Archive: (September 5, 2007)

WCCCLC 2007 Blog:

We hope that you have enjoyed the Journey of Happiness in this year's camp! To continue the journey, we have created the WCCCLC 2007 Blog for campers to share their experiences. Feel free to navigate to the blog to view the great entries that have already been written by some of us. We will be sending an invitation to all of this year's participants so that they can become contributors to the blog. Enjoy reading and sharing!

WCCCLC 2007 Postcamp:

Please be reminded that we will be hosting a postcamp on Sunday, September 16 from 2:00pm to 5:00pm at the Canadian Martyrs Catholic Church in Richmond.Come re-live our Journey of Happiness and get together again with friends you have met in camp!

WCCCLC on BC Catholic:

Back in early July, the BC Catholic published a feature article on WCCCLC from the perspective of one of our campers. Many parishioners and campers who read the article and have praised the article. If you missed that issue of the BC Catholic, you can still grab this article from our Snapshot section or clicking here to open up the article. (NOTE: You will need Adobe Acrobat Reader to open this file)

News Archive: (August 26, 2007)

WCCCLC 2007:

For those campers that are/were unable to attend the pre-camp meeting, the to-bring list and road map have been added to the download section.

See you at WCCCLC 2007!

News Archive: (August 18, 2007)

WCCCLC 2007 Pre-Camp:

Dear all Brothers and Sisters in Christ,

Thank you for registered in WCCCLC 2007! We would like to invite you to the WCCCLC 2007 Pre-camp meeting when will be held at 14:00 - 16:00 on August 26 (Sunday), 2007 in Canadian Martyrs Catholic Church (5771 Granville Road, Richmond) . This will be a great opportunity to meet new friends, to get familiar with songs that will be sung in the camp, and to receive valuable information about the preparation for the camp. Last but certainly not least, we have arranged a coach bus service to provide a stress-free journey for all campers. It is $10 per person and it will be in first come first serve basis.There will be a sign-up sheet provided in the meeting for all of you who are interested.

Please come! It is going to be lots of fun and we look forward to meeting you there!

Should you have any questions or opinions regarding WCCCLC 2007, please contact us by email.

God bless,

  • Tony Leung
  • (On behalf of WCCCLC 2007 Core Team)

News Archive: (July 23, 2007)

S.U.C.C.E.S.S. Walk With The Dragon:

To support the local Chinese community, some of our WCCCLC brothers and sisters have participated in the S.U.C.C.E.S.S Walk with the Dragon walkathon on Jul 15th at Vancouver Stanley Park. We all have put on our 2007 camp t-shirt and walked with our banner to promote our team spirit.

WCCCLC 2007 Registration:

WCCCLC 2007 Registration is still open but space is limited so please register online quickly. A copy of each required forms can be found here. You can also submit your registration forms to promotion team members at:

  • Canadian Martyrs Catholic Church:
    • August 12 (after 8:15am, 10:00am mass)
  • St. Francis Xavier:
    • August 12 (after 8:00am and 9:30am mass)

Promotion team members will be wearing green and grey shirts. We'll be very happy to receive your registrations.

News Archive: (July 12, 2007)

WCCCLC 2007 Registration:

Early bird deadline is approaching on July 15th! Take advantage of the discounted fees now by registering online. A copy of each required forms can be found here.You can also submit your registration forms to promotion team members at:

  • Canadian Martyrs Catholic Church:
    • July 14 (after 5:00pm mass)
    • July 15 (after 8:15am, 10:00am mass)
  • St. Francis Xavier:
    • July 14 (after 5:30pm mass)
    • July 15 (after 8:00am and 9:30am mass)
  • Corpus Christi:
    • July 15 (after 4:30pm mass)

Promotion team members will be wearing green and grey shirts. We'll be very happy to receive your registrations.

News Archive: (June 18, 2007)

WCCCLC 2007 Open Camp:

WCCCLC2007 Open Camp was held on June 9th at Riverfront Park. Although it was a rainy day with strong wind, more than 40 people, both familiar and new faces, came out and supported this social gathering event. Thanks to all the helpers for preparing delicious food, organizing fun games and leading Praise And Worship session. We look forward to seeing all of you in WCCCLC 2007 this September. So don't forget to register if you have not already done so!

WCCCLC 2007 Registration:

We are very excited to start registration for WCCCLC 2007 on May 1, 2007. You can register online, by mail or at our registration booths that we will be setting up at some parishes. A copy of each required forms can be downloaded here. Remember to register before July 15, 2007 to take advantage of the early bird discount. Look for us at the parishes on the following dates and times. We will be wearing our WCCCLC t-shirts.

  • Canadian Martyrs Catholic Church (after each Sunday mass):
    • July 8
    • July 15
  • St. Francis Xavier (after each Sunday mass):
    • July 1
  • Corpus Christi Church (after 4:30pm mass on Sunday):
    • July 1

News Archive: (June 4, 2007)

WCCCLC 2007 Mid-Year Retreat:

WCCCLC support team has organized a mid-year retreat for our core and planning team helpers on May27 at Bowen Island. We all had a great time and everyone is now spiritually recharged and is ready to continue with the final stage of planning process before the camp in August.

SFX Bazaar:

Many of our brothers and sisters participated in the singing celebration of the St. Francis Xavier Church annual bazaar on May26th to raise fund mainly for building their new church. Wearing the camp 2006 t-shirt, we performed our 10 years' camp theme song medley on stage.

WCCCLC 2007 Registration:

We are very excited to start registration for WCCCLC 2007 on May 1, 2007. You can register online, by mail or at our registration booths that we will be setting up at some parishes. A copy of each required forms can be downloaded here. Remember to register before July 15, 2007 to take advantage of the early bird discount. Look for us at the parishes on the following dates and times. We will be wearing our WCCCLC t-shirts.

  • Canadian Martyrs Catholic Church (after each Sunday mass):
    • June 17
    • July 8
    • July 15
  • St. Francis Xavier (after each Sunday mass):
    • July 1
  • Corpus Christi Church (after 4:30pm mass on Sunday):
    • June 10
    • July 1

WCCCLC Open Camp 2007:

This year, the WCCCLC team is inviting you all to WCCCLC Open Camp. It will be an outdoor event happening on Saturday, June 9, 2007.Our mission and goal of this event is to:

  • Give potential new campers a taste of events in the actual WCCCLC.
  • Reunite old campers and to meet new friends.
  • Have fun!

A full day of activities and games are scheduled to begin at 10:00am. Lunch, snacks and drinks will be served to all participants throughout the event. Open Camp will be held at Riverfront Park in Vancouver, which is located at SE Marine Dr and Jellicoe St. Tickets are only $5/person and will be sold at the WCCCLC booths in St. Francis Xavier, Corpus Christi, and Canadian Martyrs Catholic Churches. Tickets are LIMITED so get them fast! For more information about the event or tickets, contact Gary at (604) 782-9388 or Simon at (604) 725-2580.

News Archive: (April 30, 2007)

WCCCLC 2007 Registration:

We are very excited to start registration for WCCCLC 2007 on May 1, 2007. You can register online, by mail or at our registration booths that we will be setting up at some parishes. A copy of each required forms can be downloaded here. Remember to register before July 15, 2007 to take advantage of the early bird discount. Look for us at the parishes on the following dates and times. We will be wearing our WCCCLC t-shirts.

  • Canadian Martyrs Catholic Church (after each Sunday mass):
    • May 20
    • June 17
    • July 8
    • July 15
  • St. Francis Xavier (after each Sunday mass):
    • May 20
    • July 1
  • Corpus Christi Church (after 4:30pm mass on Sunday):
    • May 6
    • June 10
    • July 1

WCCCLC Open Camp 2007:

This year, the WCCCLC team is inviting you all to WCCCLC Open Camp. It will be an outdoor event happening on Saturday, June 9, 2007.Our mission and goal of this event is to:

  • Give potential new campers a taste of events in the actual WCCCLC.
  • Reunite old campers and to meet new friends.
  • Have fun!

A full day of activities and games are scheduled to begin at 10:00am. Lunch, snacks and drinks will be served to all participants throughout the event. Open Camp will be held at Riverfront Park in Vancouver, which is located at SE Marine Dr and Jellicoe St. Tickets are only $5/person and will be sold at the WCCCLC booths in St. Francis Xavier, Corpus Christi, and Canadian Martyrs Catholic Churches. Tickets are LIMITED so get them fast! For more information about the event or tickets, contact Gary at (604) 782-9388 or Simon at (604) 725-2580.

News Archive: (April 24, 2007)

WCCCLC at Sun Run 2007:

A handful of excited WCCCLC helpers had a blast in participating at the annual Vancouver Sun Run 2007 that was held on April 15th, 2007. All participants wore their WCCCLC t-shirts from different years proudly as they ran from start to finish. We all hope that we were able to raise interest and awareness of WCCCLC to other runners as we weaved through the crowds.

News Archive: (March 30, 2007)

Seattle Outreach:

Some of our WCCCLC helpers have gone to Seattle on March 25 to join a BCC (Basic Christian Community) gathering at Our Lady of Mt. Virgin Church to promote WCCCLC 2007. Thanks to the great hospitality from our brothers and sisters in Seattle, we all had a wonderful time. We look forward to seeing more campers from Seattle this year!

"Revelation" - On Sale Now:

This book (now in its second edition), written by our WCCCLC 2005 speaker, Fr. Abraham Chiu, provides insights to the underlying messages of the "Revelations", the last book in the New Testament. For more information regarding to the book, please email father at cbsofm@yahoo.com. For more information about Fr. Chiu, you can visit his website. Meanwhile, please check out a preview of the book here.