Vernon Alliance Church continues to adhere to public health guidelines made by the Province of BC. We are taking the following approach to weekend services and ministries in our building as we strive to sustain a healthy, connected, and unified community. View the current public health guidelines here.

  • As of December 21, 2021 some weekday events will be PAUSED due to the current Public Health Order. Please check our event page for start dates. Weekend services are limited to 50% capacity, and will continue to run as below.
  • Please stay home and participate online if you are sick or not feeling well.
  • Please clean your hands frequently.  Sanitizer is available throughout our buildings. 
  • Please give others around you plenty of space. There is ample room in our sanctuary to spread out during services.
  • As of November 8, we require that everyone aged 5 and older wear a mask while indoors. All staff and volunteers will wear masks while serving in the building.  Exceptions to this will be those serving on the platform or preschool volunteers when they interact with young children.
  • Youth & children’s programs will adopt an approach consistent with that experienced by students at school.
  • Gatherings of more than 50 that do not include a worship component will not be held in the facility at this time.
  • Whenever possible, we will offer online options to include those unable to attend in-person. 

General FAQ

The Vernon Alliance Church campus and office is open to the public.  All visitors must enter through the West side doors during the day. Outside of these hours, all phone calls will be directed to our main answering machine.

Many in-person ministry programs are running, or continue to meet in a virtual capacity. Please view our events page, or contact our office or your ministry leader for more information.  All in-person events will continue to adhere to the most up-to-date restrictions and guidelines outlined by BC Provincial Health.
**VAC Families in-person has resumed on Saturday & Sunday.

The Vernon Alliance Church campus and office is open to the public.  All visitors must enter through the West side doors during the day. Outside of regular hours, all phone calls will be directed to our main answering machine. You may continue to email, and each staff member can be reached at their respective email address.

As of November 8, 2021 the VAC Board of Elders has updated our policies to state that masks are required indoors for everyone over age 5, as per the Provincial Mask Order . This means that our regular weekend services are ON, but please mask up indoors.

As of December 17, 2021, churches continue to have an exemption from requiring vaccination proof. However, worship services are now limited to 50% of capacity unless all participants are fully vaccinated. VAC will be adhering to the 50% capacity guidelines for all weekend services.

We will also continue to stream live online. Join us on Saturdays at 6:30pm and Sundays at 10am.

Thank you in advance for your generosity by continuing to worship through your giving. We have several online giving options for you, as well as in-person giving stations. Visit our Give page for more information.

If you need specific prayer or support, we want to be available for you. Please submit your prayer requests to, or send support requests to or contact our office. We are praying with you and for you, and are committed to continuing to help and support our community.

Common Threads continues to serve our community in a tangible way each week, with all Covid precautions in place. Our indoor sit-down option has resumed, and all our meals are served with a smile. Our clothing program is also open, and we can allow a certain number of guests in during Thursday hours from 9-11am.

Be sure to follow us on Facebook, Instagram, and YouTube for updates, videos, live prayer, worship and more!

VAC Tots and Kids are now open on Saturdays & Sunday.
Although families are welcome in the main services, we encourage parents to take advantage of the amazing weekend programs available for ages 0 to Grade 5. Your kids will be well taken care of by our Family Ministries team of VAC Tots and VAC Kids - who create specific and exciting environments for your kids to discover God. View our protocols here.
VAC is committed to continue helping kids and their families connect, both in-person and online! Visit our Families page for more info!
Our VAC Families team also has online resources available for you to continue to teach and have fun with your kids while they discover God.

Follow VAC Families on Facebook and Instagram to stay in touch!

“Do not be anxious about anything, but in every situation, by prayer and petition, with thanksgiving, present your requests to God. And the peace of God, which transcends all understanding, will guard your hearts and your minds in Christ Jesus.”
- Philippians 4:6-7