Prayers of Adoration & Confession Eternal God, you spoke through Mary, Elizabeth, and Zechariah, who placed their hope in you for a just future, Jesus Christ, you came to us as a child, carrying that hope, Lifting up the outcast, and bringing down the mighty. Holy Spirit, you come to us today, speaking through [...]
Prayers of Adoration & Confession Come, our God of love and peace, Whose reign is whispering on the wind and rising with the sun. Come Emmanuel, Come O dayspring, key of David, branch of Jesse, wonderful counsellor, everlasting God and prince of peace. Come great Lord of might, mother of creation, spirit of joy and hope. [...]
Prayers of Adoration & Confession God of earth and sea and stars, We cherish the life-giving water of your creation: deep oceans, nourishing rain and rivers that ebb and flow. Forgive us for standing by as your processes unravel, encourage us to consider the wider significance of our everyday actions. Help us to support [...]
Prayers of Adoration & Confession May God bless and keep you, May God’s face shine on you: May God be kind to you and give you peace. God Creator Redeemer and Sustainer, You bless and keep us all, From the smallest ladybird with her delicate yellow spots in our garden to the pilot whale [...]
Prayer Points Ministry Team Church Council Carlynne – awaiting placement Olive Way program Pastoral Care Committee Justice & Mission Committee Sunday Morning Program Roster participants Non-Violent Direct Action FUNdraising Committee Presbytery of Port Philip West Creatures of the land Act for Peace Christmas Bowl Appeal [...]
Prayers of Adoration & Confession Loving God, creator of mysteries, giver of joy we worship and adore you for you hold us in your heart soothing our griefs, calming our worries reminding us that you are our home, our place of peace. Christ Child, son of God, vulnerable baby we worship and adore you [...]
Our Advent Choir offered two items during worship for Advent 3, 17th December under the leadership of Elaine Potter We hope you enjoy listening to 'Most Highly Favoured Lady' and 'Gloria'. Gloria plays first with Most Highly Favoured Lady following on automatically.
Advent Candle Lighting prayer We light the first Advent Candle listening for the turning of the season, joining our voices to the cry ‘Keep awake’. We remember the events that have shaped our living this year and pray for Christmas hope, for an end to suffering and despair and for your light to shine [...]
An Advent reflection inspired by the film Arrival. In the season of Advent we begin with the end. Why? Is there anything helpful for us in this tradition when it comes to holding our own beginnings and endings?