Hot Cross Buns & Soup Lunch
After worship on Good Friday, 19th April, we gather to spend time together enjoying home made hot cross buns and beautiful soups (thank you Ray and Alistair). Everyone is welcome to the home of Adrian & Anita, 11 Hellers St. Brunswick from noon. BYO drinks and chairs.
PLEASE NOTE change of date for April Distribution Day is now Saturday 27th April. 10 am – 12 noon in the Olive Way space.
Listening Skills workshop
A one day practical workshop with Rev Andy Calder, Monday 29th April, 9:30-2:30 at BUC. Please express your interest in this workshop to Richard Arnold (firstname.lastname@example.org) or Peter Blair (email@example.com) who will forward you a registration form.
It’s official – Peter Blair and Dave Hall will be commissioned as our Olive Way and Children Youth & Young Adult Pastors on Sunday 5th May, 1:00pm followed by afternoon tea. The service will be presided over by Rev. Sani Vaeluaga.
Out and About
Excursion to Cranbourne Australian Garden, Friday 10th May. Seeking car drivers for transport of non-drivers. For more information and your RSVP please contact Helen Rowe on helen.rowe@rocketmail ASAP. People with weekday availability are most welcome to join this activity.
Irish poet and theologian Pádraig Ó Tuama will launch Julie Perrin’s collection of 60 stories Tender, stories that lean into kindness. BUC folk are invited. Do SAVE THE DATE: Saturday May 11th @ 2pm in the church hall. All welcome.
It’s only 5 weeks until our annual Church Camp. Save the dates 24th-26th May. Even more importantly join the planning committee features: minimal meetings, communication by email, task allocation and delegation. Contact Camp Coordinator Anthony Hinds, 0478 692 607, to join. For all the registration and camp details see the brochure here.
Wider Church News
UCA Funds Management – change of name
For over 30 years the Church has been active in using its funds to invest ethically, ensuring that investments ‘do no harm’ and also actively seek to ‘do good’. To find out more about the change of name to U ethical read the letter from Moderator Sharon Hollis and General Secretary Mark Lawrence. Also have a look at the brochure.