We hosted an inspiring exhibition during Refugee Week, 6th-23rd June. If you were unable to view the artworks or just want to have another look please see the post on our website: Refugee Week 2019.
Merri Project Consultation
On behalf of Church Council, the Merri Project Steering Group invites you to attend the first in a series of consultations about BUC’s future mission. Please join us for the first of three congregational consultations on Sunday 28th July, 11:30-3:30. More information.
BUC Arts Brainstorming
Plans for an Art exhibition are underway. Join us on Wednesday 10th July, 1:00-2:30pm in the Youth Hall for a brainstorming session led by Ian Ferguson. The session will help us define the theme of the exhibition and identify the next steps. All are welcome. Contact Ann Soo, 0422 842 244 or Saide Cameron, 0407 096 743.
New subscribers welcome to With Love to the World
Are you interested in having a quarterly daily devotion guide that provides a reflection on the next Sunday’s lectionary? Faye Findlay will be collecting $10 from anyone interested in a remaining two quarterly copies due out in August and November. Please speak to Faye on one of the next three Sundays. Additional orders must be made by Sunday 14th July. Thanks, Faye
Plastic Free July
The Justice & Mission committee invites you to join the challenge to live with less plastic in July.
Have you been to Cafe Marcella just up the road from the church? If not – now’s your chance. The Community Team invites you to come along for lunch after worship on Sunday 7th July. Average meal cost is $15-20. Sign up at worship or let Saide know you are planning to come along, firstname.lastname@example.org
Worship Workshop – Writing Prayers
Workshop 2 is a practical workshop exploring the process of preparing and writing prayers with liturgists and prayer writers from our congregation. What are the qualities and elements and focus of the different types of prayers we offer in worship? Interested – come along to Brunswick Uniting Church (212 Sydney Rd.) on Thursday 11th July, 7:30-9:00pm with supper to follow.
Safe Church Contact Person
Jane Allardice will fill in for Helen Rowe as the Safe Church contact person. Brunswick Uniting Church has a process for following up any concerns raised about the safety of our children. Please contact Jane in person or by telephone at 0419 385 544.
Money Matters for Mission
The workshop scheduled for Saturday 6th July has been postponed to October due lack of registrations for the event on this date. Please watch out for the next opportunity to empower your area of mission by having better knowledge of basic accounting and finance.
Laurence Freeman, a Benedictine monk and the spiritual guide and Director of The World Community for Christian Meditation will be holding events at the National Conference of the World Community of Christian Meditation over the 11th-12th of October. There is also a special opportunity to for children and youth to participate.