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Prayer Points Ministry Team Preparations for returning to worship onsite Church Council Olive Way program Pastoral Care Committee Justice & Mission Committee Sunday Morning Program Roster participants Non-Violent Direct Action FUNdraising Committee Presbytery of Port Philip West Creatures of the land Worship in January As [...]

By |2021-01-01T07:50:02+11:00December 31st, 2020|Categories: BUC Stories, Olive Press|Tags: |0 Comments

Extension Table Sunday

We explore Mary’s early days as a mother and her encounters with Simeon and Anna in the Jerusalem Temple. (The recording includes Meg Orton reading Luke 2:21-40.) Dave Hall, Children & Families, Youth & Young Adult Pastor

By |2020-12-27T16:11:56+11:00December 27th, 2020|Categories: Sermon|Tags: |0 Comments

Christmas Worship

On Christmas Day we lit the Christmas Candle amidst the Advent garden. We celebrated the coming of the Christ child in person, remembering that the baby Jesus turned everything upside down, that a new way of doing things dawned with his birth, and we grab hold of this new way too. Read the complete order of service. Watch [...]

By |2020-12-27T16:16:32+11:00December 27th, 2020|Categories: Ministry Stories|0 Comments

Christmas Eve Worship

On Christmas Eve we offered two opportunities for worship - our traditional pageant and evening services both online.  Both are available on YouTube to catch up or watch again. Pageant Pandemic We were taken on a journey through lockdown, isolation and beyond. Written & directed by Caitlin Mullen-Beagley with assistance from Tameka [...]

By |2020-12-25T06:25:54+11:00December 25th, 2020|Categories: BUC Stories, Our Stories|0 Comments

Olive Press 27/12

Prayer Points Ministry Team BIUC Congregation UnitingCare ReGen D&E Committee Presbytery Representatives – Kate and Jamie Student House Program Community Ministry Love Makes a Way Food Co-op CTM Our planet & all she holds Christmas News Worship services Christmas Eve Pageant, 7pm, pre-recorded and posted [...]

By |2020-12-24T17:19:04+11:00December 23rd, 2020|Categories: BUC Stories, Olive Press|Tags: |0 Comments

Worship – Blue Christmas 2020

Our worship for Blue Christmas included a meditation on the traditional themes of Advent – God’s Christmas gifts to us of hope, peace, joy and love.  This evening after a year like no other we paused in the stillness.  We gently acknowledged the months of waiting and celebrated the hope that we have in [...]

By |2020-12-19T10:29:34+11:00December 19th, 2020|Categories: BUC Stories, Our Stories|0 Comments
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