Wesley is a member of our congregation and a retired minister. Read his story in Crosslight, written by Julie Perrin, a writer and also member of our congregation.
A Simple Act of Service
Seeking a regular Worship attender to re-stock morning tea catering supplies. Involves topping up basic BUC catering supplies from the Food Co-op. Can be done on 3rd Saturday of the month while Co-op is operating or on any Sunday by arrangement. Please contact Helen Rowe on 0423 009 813 if you can assist and for further details. Thank you.
Bohemian Rhapsody – a FUNdraiser
This years BUC Fundraiser is a screening of academy award winning film, Bohemian Rhapsody. Come for a cosy evening with all the trimmings, popcorn, icecream, drinks and more.
- Fancy Dress: 70s & 80s Rock
- Intermission Games
- Lip Sync & Air Guitar Competition to ‘Don’t Stop Me Now’.
- Earn the most donations for your performance to win Freddie Mercury’s Golden Moustache!
- Team Kareoke Challenge
Doors open 7pm. Tickets at the door $12/$7. Entry via the Olive Way (Sydney Rd entry).
Register your interest through the Facebook event
Funds raised will go to supporting
Come and participate in a letter writing session in the Olive Way after worship on Sunday 8th September. Deb Blackmore & Mikul Denison will be on hand tosupport you to write lettersto Federal Parliament about refugees, medevac, Biloela family etc…. Resources, writing cards, assistance will be available.
On Saturday 14th September at 2pm Nili and Hamid will getting married in our Church. Nili has been connected with our congregation for a couple of years now. Both she and Hamid are asylum seekers who have no family or friends in Melbourne. They would like to share this occasion with the church. And so, you are invited to come and celebrate with them at their ceremony (which will be short and informal) and afternoon tea afterwards. Please let me (Ian: firstname.lastname@example.org) know if you are able to come and support them in this way.
During worship on 15th September we will offer our second Welcoming Ceremony for the year. This will be an opportunity for people who are new to the congregation to name Brunswick UC as their spiritual home. Participants are invited to share a little of their story, then they and we make commitments to each other. Contact Ian Ferguson if you would like to participate, 0438 547 842
After the Welcoming Ceremony on 15th September everyone is welcome to stay on for a Pot Luck Lunch. If your surname starts with A-J please bring something savoury (main course, nibbles, bread, salad) and if it starts with K-Z please bring something sweet (dessert, fruit, drinks). RSVP to Saide Cameron, email@example.com by 8th September with details of what you are planning to bring so that we have an idea of numbers and time to make adjustments if necessary.