Candle Lighting including Prayers of Adoration & Confession We pray in the New Year, lighting these candles as signs of who the newborn child Jesus is for us We lit the first candle for his humanity Child we praise and worship you, for in the vulnerability, the simplicity, and the wonder of your birth [...]
Prayers of Adoration & Confession Loving God, we praise you who did not close yourself away in a distant chamber of eternity, but pierced through the veil of our world, and became incarnate, pouring love and grace into a human body, and lighting a flame in the darkness. Dear Jesus, by the strength and [...]
Christmas Eve Meditation Our meditation - offered on Christmas Eve 2017. We gather before the throne, in the fields and by the manger. Written by Saide Cameron and Ian Ferguson Offered by Saide and Ian with Julie & Peter McKinnon The recording begins with the congregation singing 'Infant Holy'. The meditation in four voices [...]
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 [...]
The Olive Way will close for the year on Wednesday 20th December with the annual Christmas Lunch. Details coming soon on how you can support this wonderful celebration.
Come along to Stewart Lodge to sing carols and then share in the joy and fun of gift giving and supper. Bring a plate of supper to share. You can participate by: Coming along and singing carols on the night Helping with the packing of the bags on Sunday 10th December at 11.30 am [...]
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 [...]
Blue Christmas is a quiet service of reflection & meditation for people who want a space to grieve, remember loved ones who have died, look back over a difficult year, seek peace in troubled times or simply take some time away from the busyness of this particular time of the year. [...]
Come and enjoy a relaxing evening of carol singing, poetry, stories and supper at the manse on Sunday 10th December. Bring a plate of supper to share. Make a donation to support the Christmas Bowl Appeal.
After worship on Sunday 3rd & 10th December you are all invited to enjoy buying Christmas gifts for family & friends from the Bake, Craft & Preserves stall. The stall also features a collection of 10 Christmas Cards created using Ann Soo and Mel Drury’s Advent & Christmas artwork. They are absolutely stunning. Check [...]