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Sunday Prayers 24/12 for Advent 4

Prayers of Adoration & Confession Loving God, creator of mysteries, giver of joy we worship and adore you for you hold us in your heart soothing our griefs, calming our worries reminding us that you are our home, our place of peace. Christ Child, son of God, vulnerable baby we worship and adore you [...]

By | 2017-12-27T08:19:39+00:00 December 27th, 2017|Categories: BUC Stories, Sunday Prayers|Tags: , , , , , , , , |0 Comments

Olive Way Christmas Lunch

Christmas Lunch Another year is done and dusted at Olive Way. And, as usual, we go out with a bang. The annual Christmas feast was held on Wednesday to mark the end of the year, and to wish all our guests a merry Christmas. We had around 120 people this year packed into the [...]

By | 2017-12-23T06:49:28+00:00 December 23rd, 2017|Categories: BUC Stories, Olive Way Happenings, Our Stories|Tags: , , , |0 Comments

Sunday Prayers 17/12

Prayers of Adoration & Confession Affectionate, gentle God, you reveal yourself to us in the tenderness of ourselves and others, our actions, our thoughts and our being. You convey your joy in the vulnerable beauty of nature, i n the shrubs and the gum trees, in the life-flow of our fellow creatures. Help us [...]

By | 2017-12-19T22:28:22+00:00 December 19th, 2017|Categories: BUC Stories, Sunday Prayers|Tags: , , , , , |0 Comments

Blue Christmas Prayers 13/12

Advent Candle Lighting prayer We light the first Advent Candle listening for the turning of the season, joining our voices to the cry ‘Keep awake’. We remember the events that have shaped our living this year and pray for Christmas hope, for an end to suffering and despair and for your light to shine [...]

By | 2017-12-15T06:54:31+00:00 December 15th, 2017|Categories: BUC Stories, Sunday Prayers|Tags: , , , , , , , , |0 Comments

Olive Press for 17/12

BUC News Johnny Salameh’s No Direction is a powerful artwork that is currently on display in our tower window facing Sydney Road. We are seeking donations to contribute towards the purchase of this artwork to be permanently displayed within our church. Therefore, if you are interested in [...]

Olive Press for 10/12

BUC News Christmas Bowl FUNdraising Stall After worship on Sunday 10th December you are all invited to enjoy buying Christmas gifts for family & friends from the Bake, Craft & Preserves stall. The stall also features a collection of 10 Christmas Cards created using Ann Soo and [...]

Sunday Prayers 3/12

Prayers of Adoration & Confession Creator God, maker of Heaven and Earth, how can we see you in the changing of the seasons? You fill our eyes with wonder as we follow your patterns, woven with hope of renewal and new life. We confess we are not more devoted observers, allowing our attention to [...]

By | 2017-12-04T10:00:33+00:00 December 4th, 2017|Categories: BUC Stories, Sunday Prayers|Tags: , , , , |0 Comments