About Saide Cameron

I love collecting and sharing the stories of our congregation. Our new website is a wonderful platform for this to happen in a dynamic way. I hope you enjoy exploring the website to find out more about how the BUC congregation tells, shares and celebrates the story of God's love for all creation.

Worship 4/12, Advent 2

Amelia Ware welcomed us to worship on 4th December, the second Sunday of Advent.  We celebrated Holy Communion together and explored the idea of peace in our society and in all of creation. Watch the service again on Youtube Watch or read the the Sunday Prayers We lit the second Advent candle for Peace Watch Ian’s [...]

By |2022-12-05T20:48:55+11:00December 5th, 2022|Categories: Ministry Stories|Tags: , , |0 Comments

Sunday Prayers 4/12

Prayers of Adoration & Confession Watch or 8:18 God of desert skies and hidden springs, We cherish the life-giving water of your creation: deep oceans, nourishing rain and rivers that ebb and flow. Forgive us for standing by as your processes unravel, encourage us to consider the significance of our actions. Help us to support [...]

By |2022-12-05T20:42:06+11:00December 5th, 2022|Categories: BUC Stories, Sunday Prayers|Tags: , , |0 Comments

Reign of Christ ‘prayer crown’

During worship on Reign of Christ Sunday, 20th November 2022, each person was given a pen and a triangle of purple paper. We were invited to respond to the readings from the prophet Jeremiah and Luke's gospel using prompt questions offered by Ian.  Our prayers were used to create a crown.  Read the prayers [...]

By |2022-12-03T16:30:36+11:00December 3rd, 2022|Categories: BUC Stories, Our Stories|Tags: , |0 Comments

Stewart Lodge Christmas

Could you bake some shortbread? For many years now BUC has remembered the residents at Stewart Lodge at Christmas, singing carols and giving gifts. For the last two years we have given each resident (approximately 60) a handwritten card and a small bag of shortbread. JAM would like to do this again. We are [...]

By |2022-12-01T20:12:26+11:00December 1st, 2022|Categories: JAM, Taking Action|0 Comments

Olive Press 4/12

Olive Way Christmas celebration The Olive Way community is looking forward to celebrating in style.  There are lots of opportunities to provide support. Please email Peter and Ruth at buc.oliveway@gmail.com to confirm what you would like to do and when. ASWC Celebrating 20 years The Asylum [...]

By |2022-12-01T21:05:13+11:00December 1st, 2022|Categories: BUC Stories, Olive Press|Tags: |0 Comments

Jenny Hunter’s funeral

Dear friends and family, I am sending this on behalf of my father, Colin Hunter, and all of our family. We thank you for the many, many messages of support and kindness at this time of sorrow, since Jenny Hunter passed away on Friday 25 November at 9:50am. She passed away at Caritas Christi, peacefully, [...]

By |2022-12-01T19:48:17+11:00December 1st, 2022|Categories: Uncategorized|0 Comments

Climate Action News 4/12

December Crosslight The December edition of Crosslight is now available in print and online. Feature articles include a look into the climate crisis and what church congregations and agencies are doing to tackle it, there are also some Christmas-related poems and reflections, plus some church bulletins that will tickle your funny bone. Welcome [...]

By |2022-12-01T19:33:17+11:00December 1st, 2022|Categories: Climate Action Plan|0 Comments

Prayer Points 4/12

Ministry Team Advent & Christmas preparations Church Council Olive Way program Pastoral Care Committee Justice & Mission Committee Sunday Morning Program Roster participants Palestine Israel Ecumenical Network Non-Violent Direct Action FUNdraising Committee Presbytery of Port Philip West Creatures of the land From the Assembly News Join us in prayer for All those [...]

By |2022-12-01T20:01:31+11:00December 1st, 2022|Categories: Pastoral Care, Prayer Points|0 Comments

Sunday Prayers 27/11

Prayers of Adoration & Confession Watch or 9:29 Maranatha, maranatha, come, Lord Jesus, come. Maranatha, maranatha, come, Lord Jesus, come. God of Jacob, You invite us to come and learn your ways. You offer us a vision of a time when swords will be turned into ploughshares and spears into pruning hooks, a time when [...]

By |2022-11-27T13:54:42+11:00November 27th, 2022|Categories: BUC Stories, Sunday Prayers|Tags: , , , |0 Comments
Go to Top