Ministry Stories

Holy Week Worship

Holy Week this year will be unlike any before.  Members of the worship committee have worked together to plan each of our four services.  Lots of people have been invited to provide recordings of readings and prayers.  All of the segments have been recorded and compiled into a whole service that will be our [...]

By |2020-04-08T20:06:40+00:00April 8th, 2020|Categories: Ministry Stories|Tags: , , , , |0 Comments

Palm Sunday

Palm Sunday Alongside the live stream on Sundays you can also connect to worship by reading the Sunday Prayer Post each week – Sunday Prayers 5/4 listening to the Sermon post each week – Are you ready to walk into this week? The full order of service for Palm Sunday is available here. You can also [...]

By |2020-04-05T06:50:47+00:00April 5th, 2020|Categories: Ministry Stories, Uncategorized|Tags: , , , , |0 Comments

Lent 5A

Alongside the live stream on Sundays you can also connect to worship by reading the Sunday Prayer Post each week - Sunday Prayers 29/3 listening to the Sermon post each week - What binds you today? The full order of service for Lent 5 is available here. You can also watch the live stream again here. If you [...]

By |2020-03-29T05:06:23+00:00March 29th, 2020|Categories: Ministry Stories|0 Comments

Lent 4A

Lent 4A Alongside the live stream on Sundays you can also connect to worship by reading the Sunday Prayer Post each week - Sunday Prayers 22/3 accessing the Sermon post each week - Surely we are not blind, are we? We will also seek to provide the full order of service before Sunday but [...]

By |2020-03-25T08:18:14+00:00March 25th, 2020|Categories: Ministry Stories|Tags: |0 Comments

Ash Wednesday 2020

We gathered at the Indigenous Sculpture Recognition Garden for the Acknowledgement of Country and then moved to the Gathering Space to pray in song 'Forgive us now'.  Singing Kyrie Eleison we moved to the sanctuary to listen to the Bible readings for Ash Wednesday and reflected on the questions offered by Valentina. After Psalm [...]

By |2020-03-03T09:43:26+00:00March 3rd, 2020|Categories: Ministry Stories|0 Comments

Ordination and Induction

On Sunday 9th February 2020 Fiona Bottcher was ordained to the ministry of Deacon at a service hosted by Brunswick Uniting Church and presided over by the Port Philip West Chairperson Rev. Bruce Watson.  A week later Fiona was inducted into the Port Philip West Mental Health Ministry and the Sunshine Uniting Church.  Read [...]

By |2020-03-03T09:52:36+00:00February 21st, 2020|Categories: Ministry Stories|Tags: |0 Comments

Supply Ministry Update

A CALL TO MINISTRY IN EAST GIPPSLAND The Synod of Victoria and Tasmania has asked Brunswick to support the Presbytery of East Gippsland by releasing Ian to do 3 months emergency supply ministry there. Church Council has considered this request and approved the following recommendation by consensus: “that we agree to release Ian for 3 [...]

By |2020-01-30T00:45:51+00:00January 30th, 2020|Categories: Ministry Stories|0 Comments

Christmas Bowl – Thank you

Your gifts and prayers will help mothers in Zimbabwe to become conservation farmers, so they can support their children and harvest hope after years of devastating drought.  For Sri Lankan refugees, your generosity means the chance to return home and build safe, peaceful futures after years of displacement and civil war.  By supporting the [...]

By |2020-01-07T01:49:05+00:00January 7th, 2020|Categories: Ministry Stories, Taking Action|0 Comments