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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.

Sunday Prayers 1/12

Advent Litany The prophet Isaiah speaks They shall beat their swords into ploughshares, and their spears into pruning-hooks; nation shall not lift up sword against nation, neither shall they learn war any more. We light this first candle for hope. God of all creation plant your seeds of hope deep within our aching hearts. In [...]

By |2019-12-05T08:36:11+00:00December 5th, 2019|Categories: BUC Stories, Sunday Prayers|Tags: , , |0 Comments

Olive Press 1/12

We offered a service of solidarity with our LGBTIQ identifying members.  This week's link takes you to a post about this service. Prayer Points Ministry Team Church Council Olive Way program Pastoral Care Committee Justice & Mission Committee Sunday Morning Program Roster participants Non-Violent Direct Action [...]

By |2019-11-28T10:19:54+00:00November 28th, 2019|Categories: BUC Stories, Olive Press|Tags: |0 Comments

Service of Solidarity

On Sunday 24th November we offered a special service of solidarity with our LGBTIQ members.In welcoming us to worship and introducing the service Ian Ferguson said ‘Welcome to this special service of solidarity with our LGBTIQ members, which in a way is not all that special. That’s because every time we worship here in [...]

By |2019-11-27T10:23:59+00:00November 26th, 2019|Categories: BUC Stories, LGBTQ+, Our Stories|Tags: |0 Comments

Olive Press 17/11

Prayer Points Ministry Team BUC Climate Action Group Ecumenical Neighbours Assembly President – Deidre ASWC CY&YA Committee Property Committee Mulling group Hospitality Ministry Indigenous Hospitality House UCA Assembly Creatures of the air BUC News December 2019 & January 2020 roster If you have ever thought [...]

By |2019-11-14T09:55:08+00:00November 14th, 2019|Categories: BUC Stories, Olive Press|Tags: |0 Comments

Richard celebrates 65 years

On Sunday 10th November Rev. (Deac) Jeanne Beale* presented Rev. Richard Collard with a certificate celebrating 65 years of ordination.  Responding to this Richard shared a story about his first placement in the Mallee.  He had two manses situated 68 miles apart.  He lived in one manse 9 days at a time and 5 [...]

By |2019-11-10T06:20:55+00:00November 10th, 2019|Categories: Ministry Stories, Uncategorized|Tags: , |0 Comments

Olive Press 3/11

Prayer Points Ministry Team Climate Action 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 BUC News All Saints Day & Holy [...]

By |2019-10-31T08:04:09+00:00October 31st, 2019|Categories: BUC Stories, Olive Press|Tags: |0 Comments

Season of Creation

The Season of Creation, from 22nd September through to 20th October has been a wonderful vibrant opportunity to explore our relationship to and responsibilty for the beautiful fragile planet that is our home.  It is also an example of how our community of communities opens up and gives voice to so much than each [...]

By |2019-10-29T18:23:33+00:00October 29th, 2019|Categories: BUC Stories, Creating ..., Our Stories, Taking Action|Tags: , , , |0 Comments