Join us for a Singalong in the worship space on 12th August from 1-3pm with afternoon tea. If you have any favourite songs or songs you want to learn please contact Natalie Sims, 0457 054 807.
Can you help?
One of our community’s asylum seekers is looking for a few household items for his new room: kettle, towels etc, camping type induction stove, cooking pots etc. If you can help with donations or loans for any of these items, please let Meredith, 0403 717 714,or Tim Budge, 0412 051 574 know.
Ian on leave
Ian Ferguson will be on leave from Monday 6th – Monday 20th August. If you require pastoral care during this time or become aware of anyone in need of care please contact a member of the Pastoral Care Compassion Team: Glenice Cook, Gwen Arnold, Leanne Salau.
During this time we will welcome Carlynne Nunn as our preacher on 12th August and Geoff Thompson on 19th August.
Carlynne is a member of our congregation and a candidate for the ministry. Geoff is also a member of our congregation and the Co-ordinator of Studies – Systematic Theology.
Out and About August activity
Friday 17th August. Meet at the Hunter’s home at 10.30am, 11 Fitzgibbon Avenue, West Brunswick. Colin will share his creative hobby focused on all things wood – the tools, techniques, properties of wood and examples of objects he has created. Wear not-so-good clothes as the demo will be dusty. Lunch to follow – please bring a plate of finger food for a light lunch. All enquiries to Helen Rowe 0423 009 813
Keeping Children Safe – You are invited to be part of a safe place!
Workshop No 1 – A Safe Church Awareness workshop will be offered on Saturday 11th August at 1.30-4.15 pm. This Workshop is for all who have never attended Basic Training including all leaders and volunteers in Children and Youth activities and all Appointed leaders at BUC. Anyone who is interested may also attend. The trainer is Rev Tony Duncan.
Workshop No 2– Advanced Safe Church training will be offered for people who have completed the Basic Training in previous years.
This workshop will be held on Saturday 25th August at 1.30-4pm and will include scenarios and role plays facilitated by actors. There will also be an update on Synod and BUC processes.
RSVP to Helen Rowe by 1st August, 0423 009 813.