LUMS is a Reconciling in Christ and GBLT welcoming community of faith. More about
our inclusivity statement
Meet our staff and those we serve, read the stories and see the photos, listen to
the needs, share the hope, and keep in touch.
Our Connect page has LUMS photos and videos, the people we meet and help each day,
the stories and memories, those who minister and serve, our neighbourhood and our
experiences - also our contact information, newsletters and links to other websites
Host a hot meal, help to serve at one, partner with another church, or make some
hot soup for us.
Give financially, as an individual or congregation. Our donors are are our only source
of funds, enabling us to pay our staff and landlord, and to provide food and services
to many in need in the DTES.
Donate food for our pantry and hospitality area. Canned and packaged foods are often
requested. Socks, warm clothes, blankets and shoes are welcome in the winter months.
Give a gift of timeas an occasional volunteer in our office or helping with meals
What We Do
We journey daily with people of the downtown eastside of Vancouver, providing pastoral
care, food and resources, and advocacy.
Our street pastor meets people every day and provides pastoral care and ministry.
The office has become a welcoming place for our ministry, providing coffee, food
and other resources to those we serve every day.
Our hot meal ministry serves about 300 people a month, a nutritious meal and gracious
We are a voice of advocacy on issues of justice and mercy.