Sydney Road Street Party
As always we will have a presence at this massive community event on Sunday 1st March. Our theme will shaped by the Climate Crisis. Find out all the details here. Please see the list for volunteers to find out how you can be involved – we still need more volunteers. Contact Saide, 0407 096 743, to make your offer.
Join Love Makes A Way’s impromptu choir by singing for just and compassion for people seeking asylum – 1pm, 2pm & 3pm (15-minute blocks on the hour) during the party. Details here.
Freedom through Movement
BUC Arts along with Tonia Beggs are pleased to offer you an opportunity to Dance with Olive Way. Continuing Thursday 5th March at 10.30am in the Main Hall – fortnightly. All ages and abilities welcome. Bring clothes you can move in and join us to experience the joy of dance. Contact: Tonia, 0417 135 830 or Leanne, 0449 912 092
Reflections during Lent
The Discipleship & Education committee invites you to a series of Lenten reflections after worship, 11:30-1:00, on 8th (Youth Hall), 15th & 22nd (West End) March. These are stand along sessions, no need to commit to all three.
The second of the Lenten Talk Faith groups will be held on 26th March, 7:30pm in the Youth Hall.
For more information contact Meg Orton, 0427 052 790 or Valentina Satvedi Leydon, 0456 099 448
Holy Week Worship Planning
The worship committee is hosting an open planning meeting to plan and prepare for worship during Holy Week. Please join us for a light meal on Tuesday 10th March, 6:30pm in the Olive Way. RSVP to firstname.lastname@example.org for catering purposes. The lectionary readings are available here for pre-reading.
Mechanics of the Eye
“Mechanics of the Eye” life drawing classes are back by popular demand. Led by Priscilla Manthey, artist and art teacher extraordinaire, each class will explore a different theme over 6 weeks. Paper and pencils are available or BYO. West End Hall at the church. $10/$1-$5 concession per class. “Mechanics of the Eye” Life Drawing sessions will be taking a two week break for the next two Sundays, 23rd February and 1st March. They will resume again 8th March at 12 noon., 11.45am – 2.15pm (includes prep and tidy-up).
At the Annual General Meeting after worship on Sunday 23rd February the following people were elected:
- Congregation Chair – Kate Scull
- Congregation Secretary – Saide Cameron
- Presbytery Representatives – Jamie Thom, Kate Scull
The minutes of the AGM will emailed separately.
The Olive Pages
The Olive Pages (Directory of contact details and other useful information) will be updated over the next two weeks. Please respond to the Olive Pages email to be sent out on Monday with any changes or additions. If you are new to the congregation and wish to be included in the Olive Pages please email email@example.com with your details. If you have any questions please call Saide, 0407 096 743.
Karlien Kok, member of our congregation, is seeking accommodation from April onwards. Please contact Karlien, 0403 709 197, if you are aware of any share housing or other options that might be suitable.