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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

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

Sunday Prayers 26/11

Prayers of Adoration & Confession Loving Creator God, you made us in your image and claim us as your own, holding us with steadfast love. You shape our lives with abundant beauty and bless us with gifts beyond our ability to comprehend. Again and again you call us from the hard places reminding us [...]

By | 2017-11-26T09:05:09+00:00 November 26th, 2017|Categories: BUC Stories, Sunday Prayers|Tags: , , , , , |0 Comments

The Basis of Union

What is it?  Should we care? The Basis is the document to which the Presbyterian, Congregational and Methodist churches agreed to in order to form the Uniting Church. Should we care? Yes, because far from merely being a document of the theological fashions of the 1960s, it was even then cutting across conventional theological [...]

By | 2017-09-01T02:14:55+00:00 November 16th, 2017|Tags: , , , , , , |0 Comments