BUC News

Here is an opportunity to support BUC Olive Arts’ participation in an annual community event – The Brunswick Studio Walk attracting over 500 visitors to studios and galleries each year. Save the 24th February 2018 between 12noon and 5pm in your new diaries!
We are thrilled to be one of the open studios and would love your support in making this a welcoming platform for our amazing Olive Way artists to show their work to the wider community.
Please contact Ann Soo on annsoo11@tpg.com.au or 0422 842 244 if you are interested. Meeting on Sunday 31st December at 11.30am after morning tea in the youth hall. Bring me your ideas and let’s start planning!

Christmas Prayers, Christmas Eve Meditation and the Christmas Day sermon are all available on our website. Check out the Sermons & Stories page

Thank you for your generous support for the Christmas Bowl through the FUNdraising stalls over the last three Sundays and Carols at the Manse. The total amount raised was $2,407.05 (this included a number of personal donations).  You are welcome to make a personal tax deductible donation using the envelopes provided at worship or online via the Act for Peace website 

The Olive Way is now on Christmas Break and will reopen on Tuesday 9th January.

Ian will be on leave from 8th to 22nd January. We look forward to welcoming Fiona Bottcher as our preacher on 14th and 21st January. Please contact the Pastoral Care Compassion Team via Glenice Cook, 0414 319 649, for any pastoral matters during this time.

Christmas Bowl stories

Christmas 1, I will not keep silent, Bringing peace to Myanmar, $148 can pay the salary of a community organiser for a month so they can rescue child soldiers, more

Prayer Points

Ministry Team
Act for Peace Christmas Bowl Appeal Projects in …
Sri Lanka
The Philippines
refugee communities in Australia

Presbytery Prayer Points
Playdate Café, Hoppers Crossing
Fiona Adams