8th July – We welcome Monica Melanchthon, regular worshipper with us and Co-ordinator of Studies – Old Testament at Pilgrim Theological College as our preacher
15th July – We welcome Sunny Chen, one of our regular preachers and Co-ordinator of Chaplaincy at the University of Melbourne
Olive Pesto – Mid-Wintercraft Meetup
Make, Learn, Laugh, Give – You are invited to the Brunswick UC’s “Craft Connection” Mid-Wintercraft Meetup on Saturday 7th July, 10am-noon in the Youth Hall. Bring what you love to do or try ‘something new’. Being Mid-Winter, the Olive Pesto team will be serving heart-warming Gluhwein and Biscotti/ Panforte.
Join in the fun of the next BUC Cycle ride after worship on Sunday 8th July. Ride your bike to church, bring your lycra (optional) and be ready to participate in a gently paced 30km ride with a stop for icercream or coffee along the way. Contact Colin Hunter, 0407 522 587, to let him know you’ll be joining in.
Cafe Style Morning Tea
After worship on Sunday 15th July morning tea will be offered Café Style. Please let Saide know if you can help with setting up or packing up, 04070 96 743
SMP get together
For SMP teachers, assistants and parents of our young people … Grab a cuppa after church on Sunday 15th July, get a quick update and help plan a great term for our kids.
Save the date for the Bush Dance on Saturday 21stJuly. This event is a FUNdraiser for the Asylum Seeker Welcome Centre.
Pop-up Op-Shop at the Bush Dance
One of the features of the evening will be the return of Helen Burnham’s much loved Pop-up Op-Shop. Start hunting through your cupboards and wardrobes for items that you no longer want or need. Contact Helen, 0412 947 647, if you have any questions. Donations can be brought to church and left in the Tower Room from Sunday 1st July.
Auction at the Bush Dance
Another feature on the evening will be a silent auction. We are seeking donations from local business as a way of raising awareness about the work of the Asylum Seeker Welcome Centre. Please print out a few copies of the letter or collect some at worship, sign your name at the bottom, include your phone number and take them to wherever you shop, have a coffee or go out for lunch and negotiate a donation. Contact Saide, 0407 096 743 with any questions or for ideas.