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Sunday Prayers 14/1

Prayers of Adoration & Confession Creator God you are our home and dwelling place. As the summer unfolds before us blessing us with long days, warmth and sunshine, rain and bird song we feel our bodies and souls responding to these gifts. Christ our Saviour you renew and restore us. Through your teachings we [...]

By | 2018-01-16T06:46:15+00:00 January 16th, 2018|Categories: BUC Stories, Sunday Prayers|Tags: , , , , , |0 Comments

Sunday Prayers 7/1

Candle Lighting including Prayers of Adoration & Confession We pray in the New Year, lighting these candles as signs of who the newborn child Jesus is for us We lit the first candle for his humanity Child we praise and worship you, for in the vulnerability, the simplicity, and the wonder of your birth [...]

By | 2018-01-07T08:06:57+00:00 January 7th, 2018|Categories: BUC Stories, Sunday Prayers|Tags: , , , , , |0 Comments

What is Creativity?

What is Creativity? The art exhibition and performance night responding to  ‘What is Creativity?’ was a manifestation of the joy and creativity of our church community.  As revealed in our mission planning process in 2016, we are a community of communities and this exhibition brought all those communities (and beyond) to be in one [...]

By | 2018-01-05T06:33:29+00:00 January 5th, 2018|Categories: BUC Stories, Creating ...|Tags: , , , , , |0 Comments

Olive Press for 7/1

BUC News The Olive Way will reopen for 2018 on Tuesday 9th January. Ian will be on leave from 8th to 22nd January. We look forward to welcoming Fiona Bottcher as our preacher on 14th and 21st January. Please contact the Pastoral Care Compassion Team via Glenice Cook, [...]

By | 2018-01-04T08:40:40+00:00 January 4th, 2018|Categories: BUC Stories, Olive Press|Tags: , , , , , , |0 Comments

Sunday Prayers 31/12

Prayers of Adoration & Confession Loving God, we praise you who did not close yourself away in a distant chamber of eternity, but pierced through the veil of our world, and became incarnate, pouring love and grace into a human body, and lighting a flame in the darkness. Dear Jesus, by the strength and [...]

By | 2018-01-01T20:48:05+00:00 January 1st, 2018|Categories: BUC Stories, Sunday Prayers|Tags: , , , , , , |0 Comments

Christmas Day Prayers

Christmas Litany It is summer in Australia. Christ is born! The early dawn proclaims that the light of the world has come. Praise to you God of light! God's love is born upon earth with the glorious passion of the summer sun. Praise to you God of love! With mountain and valley, blackwood and [...]

Olive Press for 31/12

BUC News Here is an opportunity to support BUC Olive Arts' participation in an annual community event - The Brunswick Studio Walk attracting over 500 visitors to studios and galleries each year. Save the 24th February 2018 between 12noon and 5pm in your new diaries! We [...]

By | 2017-12-28T07:52:19+00:00 December 28th, 2017|Categories: BUC Stories, Olive Press|Tags: , , , , , , |0 Comments

Christmas Eve Meditation

Christmas Eve Meditation Our meditation - offered on Christmas Eve 2017. We gather before the throne, in the fields and by the manger. Written by Saide Cameron and Ian Ferguson Offered by Saide and Ian with Julie & Peter McKinnon The recording begins with the congregation singing 'Infant Holy'. The meditation in four voices [...]

By | 2017-12-28T05:19:16+00:00 December 28th, 2017|Categories: BUC Stories, Our Stories|Tags: , , , |0 Comments