Classifieds are courtesy postings for housing, employment, childcare needs, “for sale” items, community volunteer opportunities and other miscellaneous items. Northview Community Church does not endorse these listings, they are simply a service to the church family.

All ads are updated on Fridays. To post on the board and online please email by Thursday at 12:00pm to post your ad for four weeks. All ad submissions are subject to the discretion of the Front Desk Administrator.

Childcare Employment

BABYSITTER- Looking for a babysitter preferably in the Townline Blueridge area. I have three kids and am a single dad who just moved here. I need to find a sitter for two of my boys (6 &7 years old). Going to need every other weekend from 11:00 am-6:00 pm on Saturday and Sunday, and possibly days after school to pick up and watch from 2:30-5:30 pm. Please give me a call at (778) 344-4329 or email (9/06)

SCHOOL PICK-UP- Looking for someone to pick up my 2 kids age 6-8 from MEI elementary and take them home (5-minute drive) till someone gets there around 4 pm. It would be on a casual basis. It might be good for a grade 12 student or college student. Please text or phone Sandra at 778-808-6891. (9/06)

CHILDCARE POSITIONS AVAILABLE- Nothview’s Women’s Bible study childcare program is looking for part-time employees to care for nursery and pre-school aged children on Wednesday and Thursday morning starting in September. All positions are paid. If you are interested or would like more information, contact (8/23)


Childcare Services

*Please note that all nanny/babysitter opportunities are listed in the Childcare section.
LANDSCAPER– We are looking to hire 4 new employees at ABTC LANDSCAPE in Abbotsford. No experience is necessary. Call today and work tomorrow. Guys and girls welcome. Competitive wages, benefits, profit sharing, lots of training and most important a great team environment. Please respond via our website at if you are interested or pass on the info to anyone that you know may be looking for work. (9/13)

DRIVER– The Archway Food Bank is looking for a temporary part-time driver (14hrs/week). This job would consist of picking up and delivering food to a variety of programs and partners weekly; supporting a team that addresses issues of food security and maintaining positive working relationships with our partners. Wage is $20/hour. We require a valid class 5 BC Driver’s License and a clean Driver’s Abstract; at least 1 year of experience in customer service; and well-developed written and verbal communication skills. If interested, please send your resume to (9/06)

BUILDING/RESIDENT CARETAKER– We are looking for a couple or an ambitious single to fill the job of Building/Resident Caretaker. The objectives of this position are to provide on-site assistance to Building Manager and to maintain cleanliness and handle minor repairs in the Manor. This is a 5 days/week, Monday to Friday position. The Resident Caretaker must reside at the Sevenoaks Alliance Manor in the two-bedroom suite provided. Please call Les Stobbe at 604-853-0287 for more information (9/06).

APPRENTICE CARPENTER– PrimeLine Contracting is looking for an apprentice carpenter to join our team. We specialize in concrete forming and framing. You would be working with a young crew and learning in one of the most demanding/rewarding trades in the Fraser Valley. Give Robbie a text or call at 779-246-5381. (9/06)

PRESSURE WASHER– Dominion Pressure Washing is a commercial pressure washing company. We use some of the best and biggest machinery to get a job completed and are known for our high-quality work. We are currently looking for a hard-working person who can handle working on their own and/or with another teammate. You will need to be able to drive well since you would be driving one of our big work trucks. Our current need is for someone to be able to work in the evenings on the weekend (Friday, Saturday and Sunday availability). There is potential for the number of hours to grow to more during the rest of the week but that would be on an as-needed basis. Location of work would be Langley and most of the Lower Mainland ranging from Vancouver out to Abbotsford. Pay is commensurate with experience but will range between $18 and $25. For more information, please email (9/06)

LANDSCAPING MAINTENANCE– Looking for a worker that is well experienced in landscape maintenance. The position we are looking to fill will involve quickly training up to a foreman role. Duties will include lawn care, hedge/shrub, and tree pruning, snow/ice removal, and soft-scape installation. Applicants must have a minimum of 2 years of experience in landscaping, particularly landscaping maintenance. Starting wage will vary depending on level of experience. Attention to detail and be willing to go the extra mile for quality of work is highly valued. Please contact Cole at 778-241-8962, or email to (8/30)

PARTNER CARE REPRESENTATIVE– Are you someone who loves talking on the phone? Power to Change is looking for someone to join their Partner Care team to support their staff and donors. For more information and to apply, please visit (8/30)

P/T COMPANION CAREGIVER– My name is Blair, and I live with mobility and communication challenges. I live in a long-term care facility in Chilliwack. I am looking for someone to job share with my current companion caregiver. Candidates should be available from 10 am -6 pm at least 3 days/week, including one weekend day. I need more help with feeding, socializing and communicating. Competitive wages for the right candidate. Please contact Elizabeth at with a cover letter summarizing your availability and interest, as well as a resume. (8/30)

COMMUNITY LIAISON & CRISIS INTERVENTION WORKER– This full-time salaried position will focus on building relationships, responding to needs, applying MCC policies and protocols to incidents that arise, and providing support for MCC staff and volunteers. This position required living out your faith and positively advancing the mission of MCC as one builds a culture of respect and dignity on MCC Centre property among individuals who come from the homeless camp, customers and other guests, staff and volunteers. Work hours will be Tuesday-Saturday (9:30-5:30) with some flexibility anticipated. This position reports to members of the MCC BC Leadership Team. Apply online by September 6th at (8/30)

WAREHOUSE ASSISTANT– The MCC BC warehouse in Abbotsford is looking for a Material Resources Warehouse Assistant. Primary duties for this position include pick-up and processing of materials for recycling, as well as assisting donors and volunteers when the regular warehouse staff is unavailable. This is a 1 year paid position on a casual basis. The position reports to the Material Resources Coordinator. Apply online at (8/30)

RESPITE PROVIDER– Bethesda is seeking a Respite Provider in Langley/Surrey/Abbotsford area, for a young lady who lives at home with her family. Initially, respite may be provided in the family home during the day or evening. This young lady has a limited vocabulary, enjoys the Canucks, singing worship songs and looking through her Bible. The family is seeking a mature and quiet natured person for this role, in a home with no stairs. Experience working with Dementia would be an asset. For more information, please contact Bethesda Provincial office 604-850-6604 or email (8/30)

SPECIAL EDUCATION ASSISTANT– Regent Christian Academy is seeking a Special Education Assistant to work in home & community settings with students with special education needs in the Langley and Cloverdale areas. This position involves up to 15 hours per week; wage to be discussed upon successful application. The SEA will deliver prepared learning materials, adapt lesson presentation, support, help focus and engage the student. Participation in community learning activities is part of this position; SEA must be able to provide own transportation. Please email cover letter and resume to if interested. (8/30)

PIANO/VOCAL TEACHER– Creative Edge School of Arts in Abbotsford is hiring for a part-time piano and vocal teacher. We are looking for an energetic, outgoing person who can motivate students to learn. The hours will be 2-5 days a week after school (2:30-8:30 pm). Preference is given to someone who can teach both piano and vocal, and possibly even beginner ukulele. Please send resume to (8/30)

P/T SOCIAL MEDIA SPECIALIST– The Great Commission Foundation (GCF) has a great job opportunity for a creative person with a marketing background. This opportunity is ideal for someone who has a passion for social media and is interested in engaging an audience with great content that will improve our brand awareness and onboarding efforts. Must have excellent knowledge of various social media platforms and social media best practices, be a team player, and have excellent interpersonal and communications skills. Prefer one year of experience as a Social Media Specialist and post-secondary in marketing. For more information, please visit (8/30)

CARPENTER HELPER– Van Belle Nursery is looking for someone to join our team in this full-time, permanent position. This employee works with the facilities team to undertake construction projects, general repairs and clean up of the nursery. If you are interested and would like to work for a company that is committed to a strong culture, we would love to hear from you. See full job description on our website at (8/30)

PRODUCTION WORKERS– Helmi’s Gourmet Foods is looking for part-time and full-time employees for their food production plant. The position is for general labor which includes various food prep activities. Flexible hours available. The plant is operational Monday-Friday. Compensation is $14/hr. Please contact Lorisa @ 604-850-1029 or (8/23)

JANITORIAL CLEANER– ServiceMaster Clean is seeking a Light Duty Cleaner to work part-time evenings in Abbotsford. You will work in a team of 2 or 3 people, 4 shifts per week. Hours are from 8:30 pm to 1 am. The days of work would be Tuesday, Thursday, Friday, and Saturday. This work is permanent part-time. If you are physically fit and would like to make a bit of extra income, this is the job for you. To apply please send resume to or you can go to For more information. (8/23)

JANITOR & PARTS HELPER– Van Belle Nursery is looking for someone to join our team in this full-time, permanent position. This employee works with the facilities team to perform janitorial duties at all sites and gets parts and materials to them on time. If you are organized, detail-oriented, service-oriented and would like to work for a company that is committed to a strong culture, we would love to hear from you. See full job details and how to apply on our website at (8/23)

RESOURCE DEVELOPMENT COORDINATOR– Communitas Supportive Care Society is seeking a part-time (20 hrs.) permanent Resource Development Coordinator. This position works to provide strategic development, coordination, and oversight of fundraising and public relations for the organization. Working within a team context, the position is responsible for fundraising, communications and public relations related to philanthropy. The main focus will be given to developing relationships with external stakeholders for fundraising purposes. The Coordinator will work collaboratively with the Resource Development Associate and the communications team. For a full job description and to apply, please visit (8/23)

CHIROPRACTIC OFFICE ASSISTANT– Abbotsford Spine Centre is currently seeking a Chiropractic Office Assistant to join our growing practice, with availability afternoons, evenings and Saturday mornings. This position is part-time (16-20 hrs/week). Main roles include patient care, answer phones, schedule and confirm appointments, patient check-in, managing patient/Dr flow, Payments, keep treatment rooms clean and orderly, Opening and closing procedures. Only short-listed applicants will be contacted for this posting. Please send your resume with a cover letter to if you are interested in joining our team. (8/23)

PERSONAL TRAINING– My name is Caleb Rice and I am offering a great discount on personal training right now. Fitness is very important to me and helping people achieve their fitness goals is something I am passionate about. Text me at 613-483-9188 or email me at and we can chat about how we can achieve your goals together. (9/13)

TUTORING– I am a retired Christian teacher and have openings to tutor students or adults that need help with elementary Math or English. This could also be an opening to help with homework on a weekly basis. Please email me at (9/13)

PIANO LESSONS– My name is Carol and I am offering Piano Lessons to adults, teens, and youngsters. I have been teaching Piano and music theory for many years. Lessons would be individually and at your own pace. Please call 604-556-7102 for more information. (9/06)

TUTOR– My name is Sarah and I am a tutor in Abbotsford and I’m currently attending Columbia Bible College. I can Tutor English from grades 4-12, Math from grades 4-10, and Science from grade 4-10 at $30/hour. Email me at if you are interested. (9/06)

HOUSE CLEANING– I am a responsible, Christian house cleaner with references looking for clients. I charge $20/hour and take on one time jobs as well as scheduled repeat jobs. Please Text Gloria at 236-332-5747. (9/06)

PIANO LESSONS– I am 17, and I am starting to teach private piano lessons in Mission. I recently completed my level ten RCM, and I am looking for beginner level students. $14/half an hour lesson. Please contact me at if you are interested. (9/06)

GUITAR LESSONS– Guitar lessons with Liam Pasiciel. Beginner to advanced, all styles. 30-minute lessons, $30/lesson. Please contact if you are interested. (8/30)

FAITH-BASED CHILDBIRTH EDUCATION– Learn everything you need to know to make informed decisions about birth, as well as how to use your faith as the cornerstone for both mental and physical relaxation. Classes are taught in a safe and intimate setting with no more than 10 couples per class. Visit to find out more. (8/23)

PIANO LESSONS– My name is Amber and I am a piano teacher in Mission. I have been teaching for over 15 years and am looking to expand my studio. If you are interested in lessons or know someone who is, please give me a call at 604-626-8285 or email me at (8/23)

PET SITTER– Gone long days? Pets needing to run during the day? I’m an animal sitter. I can come to your home and run/feed your furry friend! Cats are Not excluded! $25/day in Abbotsford area, $35/day in Mission. I am registered with Rover and have tons of animal experience. Please contact 778-918-6142 by text. (8/23)

HOUSING WANTED– Single mother, with 1 child, looking for a 1 or 2 bedroom suite to rent in Abbotsford. Non-smoking, no pets, clean and quiet. Looking for something by Oct. 1st or 15th. Needs to have laundry facilities on-site and close to a bur route. Please phone or text 306-480-2044. (9/13)

SHORT TERM HOUSING NEEDED– Retired couple looking for housing in the Abbotsford area while receiving medical treatments between Nov. 1st, 2019 and April 30, 2020. We are looking for house sitting opportunities, inexpensive basement suite or an apartment. Please phone us at 250-775-1577. (9/13)

HOUSING WANTED– A young man we know is coming to Abbotsford to find work and he is in need of a place to stay. He will be looking for a place to live long term but does not have a place to stay in the meantime. Please contact Lori Wilson at 604-226-6165 if you can help. (9/06)

IMMEDIATE HOUSING NEEDED– My name is Kim Petroczi and I am a 58-year-old woman who has suffered a traumatic brain injury. I am looking for immediate housing for myself and my well trained Maltese dog. I need my own place because of my sensory overload condition. My only source of income is disability which is under $1,200/month. If you know of a place or other options that I can look at, please text me at 778-347-9931. (8/23)

ONE BEDROOM WANTED– Christian Lady looking for a safe and quiet long term rental. I work at UFV, and I don’t have any pets and I don’t smoke. Ideally and upper-level apartment, but a basement with lots of natural light would also work. Budget is $1,000. Please contact 250-899-3189. (8/23)

HOUSING WANTED– Looking for a forever home- I am a young senior who also has an indoor senior cat. I am willing to look at options-a self-contained unit or shared housing. I am also willing to barter my skills and time for a reduction in rent. I have health issues and spend most of my time laying down but I can also be social. Moving date is flexible. Please contact me at (8/30)

FEMALE ROOMMATE WANTED– We are two Christian females in our mid-twenties looking for a third roommate for our 3 bedroom main floor in East Abbotsford beginning on Oct. 1st. We are friendly, reliable, respectful, and social. We are looking for someone who is excited to be part of our home. Rent would be around $600/month, including utilities and wifi. Six-month lease with the opportunity for extending. If interested, please email with a bit about yourself. (9/13)

FEMALE ROOMMATES WANTED– Looking for 1 or 2 Christian female roommates to share a rental with me starting in October. The apartment is close to UFV and Central Heights Church. 2 bedrooms, 2 bathrooms, and can accommodate 2 or 3 people. Text me if you are interested 604-300-4146. (9/13)

FEMALE ROOMMATE WANTED– I am a mature Christian female looking for another mature Christian female to share a two-bedroom suite in Mission. The suite has a large kitchen, 1 and ½ bathrooms, in-suite laundry, and a large media room with plenty of space to relax. It opens up to a covered, lighted patio and private green space looking out to Baker. I enjoy a clean, well-ordered space that I would love to share with someone who is also like-minded. Shared expenses are $725/month which includes rent, utilities, internet, and cable. References, Credit and employment checks required. Contact (9/06)

FEMALE ROOMMATE WANTED– Looking for a like-hearted Christian female to share a 2 bedroom basement suite in East Abby. The bedroom is unfurnished and is in an above-ground suite with lots of natural light. $550/month with utilities, wifi, own parking spot, and AC. References will be checked. Please call Yuen-Kay at 604-217-2146. (9/06)

FEMALE ROOMMATE WANTED</strong.- Looking for a Christian, female roommate for a two-bedroom basement suite in Willoughby, Langley. Close to Trinity Western University. In-suite laundry. Cable/wifi included. $750/month. Looking for a quiet, neat and responsible roommate. Available Sept. 15th or earlier. Email for more info. (9/06)FEMALE ROOMMATE WANTED– Female looking for a roommate. Must be okay with dogs as I have a dog. Large private bedroom shared living space and kitchen. The bedroom can be furnished if needed. House is located close to downtown Abbotsford. No smoking. Rent is $550/month including utilities, cable, and internet. For more information call or text Carissa at 604-557-6536. (8/30)

SHARED BASEMENT SUITE– Shared basement suite for rent for one occupant. Private entrance, exclusive use of kitchen, bathroom, and bedroom, with shared living room and laundry. Landlords use living room minimally. Fully furnished bedroom, living room and kitchen. Includes WiFi and utilities. $800/month. Walking distance to Abbotsford hospital (, close to a bus stop, and located close to Clearbrook exit on hwy 1. Upstairs landlords have school-aged children. For more details contact Scott at 604-866-9734. (8/23)

MALE ROOMMATE WANTED– Available October 1st. Large bedroom with ensuite and access to washer and dryer. $700/month plus a deposit. Utilities and cable included. Close to the mall and bus services. Contact Dan at 604-842-5656 or 728-552-3830 or (8/23)

SHARED ACCOMMODATIONS – Hi there, my name is Karyn and my husband is Rob we are looking to share some of the space in our home at Whatcom and McKee. We have 1 large bedroom plus private bathroom for rent at $750. Rent includes WiFi/cable/hydro/gas, sharing a fully equipped kitchen, laundry, also a fully equipped gym. We did advertise previously but our existing roommate has now changed his mind again and is moving to Vancouver. If this sounds like it might be a good fit for you please call/text me anytime to chat about the space and get to know each other a bit 778-998-2506. We are looking for the right fit for all. (8/30)

1 BDRM SUITE– A 1 bedroom, 1 bathroom basement suite available in East Abbotsford near Ledgeview Golf Course. It is newly built, has in-suite laundry, and a full kitchen. There are lots of windows for natural light. This suite is non-smoking. We are asking $1,100/month. For more information please contact 778-240-0829 or email (9/13)

2 BDRM SUITE– 2 bedroom above ground basement suite for rent. In-suite laundry and utilities included in rent. No pets allowed. In the Abbotsford-Aldergrove border area. Contact 604-768-5786. (9/13)

1 BDRM– 1 Bedroom & den condo in East Abbotsford available for rent Oct. 1, 2019. Parking stall and storage locker included. In-suite laundry and fireplace. No smoking allowed, 1 cat is okay. Rent is $1,200/month. Contact or call/text 778-808-0602. (9/13)

2 BDRM– Ground Level basement suite for rent in East Abbotsford. 2 Bedrooms, 1110 sq ft. Includes in-suite laundry, dishwasher, spacious patio and lots of natural light. $1,300/month. Available Oct. 1, 2019. Pictures available upon request. Please contact or call 604-308-3022. (9/06)

1 BDRM SUITE– We have a bright, spacious basement suite for rent in a quiet East Abbotsford neighborhood. This one bedroom and one bathroom authorized suite with separate entrance has everything you need: stove, fridge, dishwasher, and in-suite laundry. Located on Marvern Way, close to schools and public transit routes. Asking $1000/month including all utilities and WiFi. No pets and no smoking. Available Oct. 1st. Please contact us at 604-308-1707 or if you are interested. (9/06)

1 BDRM SUITE– 1 bedroom, 1 bathroom basement suite for rent in East Abbotsford. No laundry available. Suitable for a couple or an individual. No smoking or pets allowed. Available September 1, 2019. Rent $950/month all utilities included. Please contact 604-615-9595. (9/06)

1 BDRM & DEN SUITE– Main level walkout suite available Sept. 16th or Oct. 1st in Mission. 1 bedroom & den, walk-in closet, gas fireplace and tons of storage. Bright, updated suite with side entrance and shared laundry. Two-minute drive to Northview Mission Campus and close to Mission UFV. Looking for non-smokers and no pets. Minimum 6-month lease-long term tenant desired. References required. $1100/month & 25% utilities for a single occupant. $1250/month & 25% utilities for double occupancy. Maximum 2 occupants. Homeowners live upstairs, quiet, no kids or pets. For more information, please contact (9/06)

3 BDRM HOME– 3 bedroom home for rent, available Oct 1, 2019. 3 bedrooms, 2 full bathrooms, large rec room on the main floor. 5 appliances, fenced backyard. Single car garage with opener. Multiple off-street parking spots. 1600 sq ft, and located in a quiet family neighborhood near Matsqui Rec Center. Rent is $2100/month plus utilities. Contact Joy at 604-615-8640 or email (8/30)

2 BDRM– Recently renovated two bedrooms, one bathroom above ground basement suite. In-suite laundry, dishwasher, gas fireplace, and gas stove. The suite is supplied with separate heating and hot water system from the rest of the home for renters’ comfort. Lots of windows and lots of natural light. We are located in a safe, East Abbotsford neighborhood. Off-street parking available. $1,300/month plus a percentage of utilities. References required. No pets, smoking or vaping. Please contact (8/30)

2 BDRM– Newly Renovated, spacious 2-bedroom basement suite located in Aldergrove, close to all amenities. The suite includes in-suite laundry, all appliances, and in-home vacuum. Two parking spots included. No pets, smoking, vaping or drugs in-suite or on the property. Owners live upstairs and are looking for tidy, responsible and respectful tenants. $1350/month including Hydro. Security deposit, references and employment record required. Please text 604-626-9460 with your name, phone number and a little about yourself. (8/30)

1 BDRM SUITE– Cozy, bright, 2-year-old, professionally built, basement suite at the end of a quiet cul-de-sac. Only a 2-minute walk from Abbotsford Rec Centre and bus stop. This has a full kitchen with eat-in island, dishwasher, microwave, and separate in-suite HE laundry. Full bathtub and shower with tile walls. The suite is alarmed and has central heat and AC and a private entrance. Street parking available as well as covered bike and ski storage. The bedroom has a double door large closet and the living room has a deep linen closet. Soundproofing in ceilings as you would be living with a young family. This is ideal for an individual or a couple. No pets, no parties, no smoking or drugs of any kind on the property. Proof of income and previous rental references required. $1000/mo including utilities and wifi + damage deposit. Available October 1. Text Jason at 604-309-2169. (8/30)

BASEMENT SUITE– fully furnished 1 bedroom basement suite in South Aldergrove. A large bedroom with walk-in closet, open concept living room/kitchenette, 2 televisions, and a piano. Access to bathroom, laundry, and kitchen for cooking upstairs. Outside amenities include a patio/deck, hot tub, and a garden. Street parking only $900/month. Available Sept. 15th or 30th. Please contact Kathryn at 604-308-7219. (8/30)

4 BDRM HOME– 4 bedrooms, plus den and 2.5 bathroom family home for rent on a private cul de sac available September 1st to a good family. $2,600/month plus utilities. I would accept pets with a pet deposit. A damage deposit of $1950 plus the $2600 due on the first. Beautiful backyard and a walkout deck. Extra-large garage and in-home laundry. Located behind Fishtrap creek and close to schools, freeway, highstreet, and Northview. Please call 604-308-1241 or email to schedule a viewing. (8/30)

COACH HOUSE– 1 Bedroom, 1 bathroom in East Abbotsford (Auguston). $1450/month plus utilities. No smoking or pets. Includes high-speed internet. Rental and work references required. Available Sept. 15, looking for a minimum 1-year lease. Please contact Anna at if you are interested. (8/30)

1 BDRM SUITE– Brand new 1 bedroom, 1 bathroom basement suite in East Abbotsford (Auguston). $1150/month including utilities and internet. No smoking or pets. Rental and work references are required. Available Sept. 15, looking for a minimum 1-year lease. Please contact Anna at if you are interested. (8/30)

COACH HOUSE– New Coach house 1 bedroom suite available for early September. Centrally located by rotary stadium and Northview church. Lots of light and shared laundry available if needed. Separate entry. Basic utilities included (no wifi or cable). No pets or smoking. References required. Looking for a professional single or couple. $1,300/month. Text 604-768-8591 or email (8/30)

2 BDRM COACH HOUSE– This house is approximately 1,000 sq ft and is located in a quiet, heritage neighborhood within a 2-minute walk from coffee shops and bakeries in downtown Abbotsford. 2 bedrooms, 1 bathroom fully detached. Private driveway, entrance and separate mailing address. $1,575/month plus utilities. No smoking or pets. Rental and work references are required. House is available Sept. 1st and we are looking for a minimum 1-year lease. Please contact Anthony at if you are interested. (8/23)

1 BDRM SUITE– 1 bedroom, 1 bathroom private and quiet side suite in Christian home. Available Sept. 1st. Parking for 1 vehicle, separate entrance, shared laundry, dishwasher, deck, and hot tub. Located in East Abbotsford close to ARC. This suite has large windows and french doors and would be perfect for a single working professional or retired individual. $1000/month including utilities, internet, and cable. The previous tenant stayed 11 years. References required. Call 778-823-5535 to schedule a viewing. (8/23)

ENCOUNTER DRUMMER– Drummer wanted for one Sunday evening per month. Ministry for men and women in recovery. Every 3rd Sunday of the month we have an evening of music, prayer, and a message. We need a drummer to join our worship team. Great opportunity for someone to gain some experience, or to simply enjoy an evening of encountering God. Please call or text John at 778-779-1335. (8/23)

ENCOUNTER WORSHIP LEADER– Worship Leader wanted for one Sunday evening per month. Ministry for men and women in recovery. Every 3rd Sunday of the month we have an evening of music, prayer, and a message. We need a worship leader to lead the team. Great opportunity for someone to gain some experience, or to simply enjoy an evening of encountering God. Please call or text John at 778-779-1335. (8/23)

STROKE RECOVERY PROGRAM ASSISTANT – The local Abbotsford Stroke Recovery Program offers a community-based place for stroke recovery. They are designed to improve the quality of life of stroke survivors. The Program Assistant would help deliver physical exercise support, communication support, social interaction, and other activities. The program runs Monday and Thursday from 12:30-3:30 pm at ARC. We are recruiting friendly, compassionate, upbeat and reliable people. All training is provided! If you would like to make a difference in the lives of stroke survivors and their caregivers in your community, and gain experience in healthcare and social service-related role – we want you to join our team! For more information please e-mail: (8/09)

BILLET FAMILIES NEEDED – The annual Canadian Student Leadership Conference is coming to Abbotsford on September 24-28. This conference brings student leaders from across Canada to develop their leadership skills and learn from one another. They participate in workshops, listen to keynote speakers, and learn various ways they can make positive changes in their schools and communities. We are looking for people to open up their homes to 2+ students for 5 nights. Visit for more details. (7/19)

HOMESTAY HOSTS NEEDED – Homestay hosts needed for July 27-August 10. Christian homes needed to host 1 or 2 students or a parent/child pair from China. Some remuneration provided. For details and information, contact Marilyn at 604-217-4650 or  (7/12)

MCC THRIFT SHOP – Are you looking for a rewarding opportunity to spend time together as a family? Are you interested in giving back to your community? Want to teach your children that they have the power to make a positive impact in the world and have fun doing it? You can volunteer as a family! Where- MCC Clothing Etc. 31872 South Fraser Way. When- Commit to one 4-hour shift per week. Contact Charity at 604-854-4174 for more information. (6/28)

RESPITE CARE OPPORTUNITIES – Bethesda Christian Association is searching for people interested in a Respite Care Opportunity in the areas from Surrey to Chilliwack. Please go to Bethesda’s website to learn more and to apply online. (6/21)

CHRISTIAN GLOBAL OUTREACH MINISTRIES – Looking for volunteers to serve in an outreach program directed to the homeless and addicted. If you have a heart for reaching others, like to serve in a kitchen, clean up or prayer, please give us a call at 604-308-1349. (6/14).

CYRUS CENTRE HOUSE PARENTS – Cyrus Centre is looking for a married couple with either no children or grown children who can commit themselves to be full-time house parents. This would suit a couple where one member has outside employment or a retired couple. The Home is in Abbotsford on a bus route in a convenient location. Houseparents will provide a home environment for youth living in semi-independence, providing skills modeled in day-to-day living, skills necessary to live independently; living in community, cooking, cleaning, budgeting, shopping, recreation, problem-solving, respect of others, laundry and so on, basic day-to-day life skills. The successful couple will be provided with living accommodations, utilities, food budget, financial stipend, benefits, support and more. To apply, please pray about it first and ask questions of your friends and family; do they see you in this type of ministry? Submit two resumes (one each), a letter each, detailing each of the first six questions you answered “yes” to, what experience you have with youth, how long you have been married and any other details you think we should know. In addition, we will require personal references for each, a character reference letter for you as a couple, and pastoral reference for you as a couple. Once you have everything, and you prayed about it some more, please submit it all into an envelope and either mail or drop off to Cyrus Centre 2616 Ware St. Abbotsford BC V2S 3E5. Attention Les Talvio or e-mail to The selected couple will be required to complete a criminal record check as well as a Ministry of Children & Families (MCFD) background check. (4/19)

MENNONITE DISASTER SERVICE CANADA – Westport, Newfoundland:  MDS is building a house for a family of 5 who lost their home in a house fire in Westport, Nfld. The project begins on June 2 and will run till July 27, 2019. Weekly volunteers are invited to serve in up to two-week blocks. If serving for two weeks MDS will reimburse the cost of travel. For scheduling call Lucille Toews at 866-261-1274 or email (4/05)

MENNONITE DISASTER SERVICE CANADA – Grand Forks, BC: On May 10, 2018, a major flood hit Grand Forks, BC with much of the town engulfed in water. Beginning May 5, 2019, MDS will repair houses and possibly build new houses for those that flooded. MDS is scheduling weekly volunteers to serve for 1-3 weeks. Schedule your week(s)  at or call 800-241-8111. (4/05)

DRIVER NEEDED – Looking for a caring and outgoing individual to drive a small bus to shuttle seniors between Abbotsford, Surrey, and Coquitlam.  Must have a Class 4 driver unrestricted license, a clean driving record, and a criminal check. Qualified applicants to email (4/05)

WORSHIP LEADER POSITION – The Abbotsford Church of the Nazarene is currently seeking to fill a part-time (8 hour) position of a volunteer leader for their Sunday morning worship services.  This position is designed for someone who enjoys singing, playing an instrument comfortably while leading the congregation and various teams of volunteer musicians.  This individual will work with the Lead Pastor in planning the worship services. They will need to have a humble and caring attitude, the ability to sing and play an instrument, possess a basic level of musical training, knowledge in worship service development and planning, ability to lead a team of musicians, and would preferably have previous experience. Currently, this is a volunteer position.  If interested, please contact the church office by phone or email. 604.859.4717 or (4/05)

MENTORS (ABBOTSFORD RESTORATIVE JUSTICE & ADVOCACY ASSOCIATION) – Make a difference in the life of a young person by volunteering as a positive role model and mentor with ARJAA. We provide mentorship training and support as well as ongoing volunteer development opportunities throughout your time as a mentor. Mentors must be at least 19 yrs old, able to commit to approx 6 hrs/mth for 1 year, access to a vehicle is an asset. Please contact the Mentorship Coordinator, Sheila Neufeld, for more info at or 604-864-4820. Deadline for Spring 2019 intake for volunteer mentors is April 12. 2019 (3/15)

ON CALL DRIVERS – Inasmuch Community Society provides transitional housing, settlement services, customized employment counseling, and basic living support for up to six months following an asylum seeker’s arrival in BC.  Our folks often have to go to Vancouver to meet with lawyers, get their medicals or report to the CBSA. We’re trying to build a bank of people who’d be willing to drive them – to Vancouver, the train station in Mission or local appointments. Are you able to help us? It’s not a regular thing – it’s occasional as the need arises. If you can help – then please email or sign up at (3/15)

LANGLEY FOOD BANK TRUCK DRIVER –  We are in need of a driver for our 3-ton truck for 2 to 2.5 days per week to pick up donations.  You must have a valid driver’s license and clean abstract and be able to follow verbal and written instructions in English.  You would need to be able to lift up to 50 lbs. and use a pallet jack in the truck and warehouse. You would be required to do a circle check on the truck each time out and report any damage or abnormalities/problems to the Exec.  Director. If interested please contact Langley Food Bank 5768 203 St. Langley, or via email to

TELECARE BC – Emotional Support for Hurting People. For people going through a challenging or difficult time in their lives, it can be helpful to be able to talk to someone who has empathy and is trained in active listening.  Would you consider becoming a crisis line responder with the Telecare Crisis & Caring Line? Training begins Thursday, January 24, 7 pm at New Life Christian Reformed Church, 35270 Delair Road, Abbotsford. For more information –, 604-852-4058,

LIFE RECOVERY WOMEN’S MINISTRY – Are you a single woman, mature in your faith? Retired? Have a heart for ministry but do not want to travel? Consider LIFE Recovery. We are a women-only ministry & we are in need of women willing to spend time in our second stage home, connect with our clients & mentor them as they re-establish their lives. Our 2nd stage home is in the heart of Abbotsford. Training & support provided. For more information, call Jeanne at 778-808-5965

CANUCK PLACE CHILDREN’S HOSPICE: Canuck Place Children’s Hospice is British Columbia’s pediatric palliative care provider. Over 728 children living with life-threatening illnesses and families receive care from Canuck Place through outreach programs and two provincial hospice locations: Vancouver and Abbotsford. Services include medical respite and family support, pain and symptom management, 24-hour phone consultation support and in-house clinical care, music, art, and recreation therapy, education, grief, loss, and bereavement counseling, as well as end-of-life care. Through the investment of the community, our talented team, and over 370 energetic volunteers, we make a lasting difference in the lives of children and the families who love them.

TELECOMMUNICATIONS VOLUNTEER WORK – We are a telecommunications company that does a lot of volunteer work for ministry groups. Some of the work is out-of-town, however, all your costs will be covered. Lately, we have worked at MCC-Powell River, Camp Squeah, Camp Homewood (Quadra Island) and Kawkawa Camp. The type of work varies but is mostly to do with communications. You will be able to handle tools, use computers, and climb ladders, as needed. We are looking for someone with a good work ethic, and depending on your attitude, this may turn into an actual employment opportunity. We will train the person, so there is no need to “hit-the-ground-running”.  Contact with your contact info and general information about you. No phone calls will be accepted.

2006 VW JETTA FOR SALE– Very well maintained 2006 VW Jetta TDI for sale. Asking $6250. Includes comfort package with leather interior, heated seats, and sunroof. Has 300K, about 80% of which is freeway driving. Interior fabric and ceiling recently were redone. Timing belt and front brakes were just done in the past few months. All maintenance was done on schedule by a VW certified mechanic. Always parked in a garage overnight. No accidents. Call 604-838-1717 to inquire. (8/23)