Tower Room Window during Lent
Our theme for the season of Lent is ‘Seeing through the eyes of Jesus’.  We are looking forward creating an ‘eye-catching’ display of lots of photos of peoples’ eyes in the Tower Room Window.  Please email your photo and photos of family members eyes to as soon as possible.

Congregational Meeting
A congregational meeting will be held after worship on 6th March to explore our Children, Youth and Young Adult ministry and staffing.  Please see the email sent out on 2nd February through our congregation email group or email for the link.

Lenten Reflections:  Stations of the Cross
This year we take a meditative journey on Tuesdays during Lent at 7:30 pm into Jesus’ experience as told in Luke’s gospel. The sessions will be guided by Cullan Joyce, an experienced meditation teacher and lecturer from The University of Divinity.

Lenten Reflections from Palestinian Christians
PIEN is excited to promote this series of Lenten Reflections and Palm Sunday eve service, which we are co-hosting with Sabeel Australia and Palestinian Christians in Australia (PCiA). Sabeel Palestine also joined us in organising the Palm Sunday eve service.

Blessings and Commissionings
Two more blessings to go …

  • 27th February – Ruth Sandy, Olive Way Operations Coordinator
  • 13th March – Student House program participants and committee

The Olive Pages
The Olive Pages, our collection of names, phone numbers, emails and addresses will be updated in the coming weeks and published privately early March.  If you are new to the congregation or have changed any of your details please send an email to  Please only provide details that you are comfortable to share.  The Olive Pages also includes information about Council and Committees together with The Olive Story.  Call Saide, 0407 096 743 for more information.

Green Electricity
BUC is in the process of switching our electricity from Powershop to Diamond Energy, switch with us – but not just yet

Olive Way – looking for volunteers
The Olive Way is looking for volunteers to join us for Wednesdays, 9:30-1:30 or a portion of that time.

Arts Open 22
Visit Graeme Galloway’s studio in Castlemaine.  Graeme is a former Olive Arts and Youth Hall mural mentor.

House cleaning
Bronte Potter would love to hear from anyone looking for a house cleaner.  She has cleaned houses for quite a few BUC people, please ask her for reference checks and/or to request more information, 0431 229 572.

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