ministry

Richard celebrates 65 years

On Sunday 10th November Rev. (Deac) Jeanne Beale* presented Rev. Richard Collard with a certificate celebrating 65 years of ordination.  Responding to this Richard shared a story about his first placement in the Mallee.  He had two manses situated 68 miles apart.  He lived in one manse 9 days at a time and 5 [...]

By |2019-11-10T06:20:55+00:00November 10th, 2019|Categories: Ministry Stories, Uncategorized|Tags: , |0 Comments

Carlynne’s Ordination

The ordination of Carlynne Nunn, held at Brunswick UC, on Saturday 16th March was a joyous celebration.  Welcoming everyone to the service Ian ensured that every person knew that there was a place for them in their support of Carlynne.   Carlynne candidated from our congregation and began her training in 2016.  She was [...]

By |2019-04-07T22:52:39+00:00April 7th, 2019|Categories: Ministry Stories|Tags: , |0 Comments

Godly Play

In December 2018 Faye Findlay sent an email to let people connected to and supportive of her Godly Play ministry within the Sunday Morning Program know that she had decided to bring this ministry to an end.   Responding to my invitation Faye explained how Godly Play works ... Gathering Together Intentionally Godly Play [...]

By |2019-02-03T04:18:25+00:00February 3rd, 2019|Categories: Our Stories|Tags: , , |0 Comments

Celebration of Ministry

During worship on Sunday 25th November we celebrated nearly six years of ministry with Ian – a culmination of the recent Presbytery review process.   Ian was inducted as our minister on 10th February 2013.  During worship we heard stories, gave thanks and reaffirmed the commitments we made together.  We celebrated being called and sent [...]

By |2018-12-04T09:31:03+00:00December 4th, 2018|Categories: Ministry Stories|Tags: , |0 Comments

Sunday Prayers 25/11

Prayers of Adoration & Confession Creator God, you are the source of all life Our thoughts, our dreams, our creative inspirations have their source in the abundance of your love. You surround us with beauty, mystery and wonder reminding us constantly that in you we have fullness of life. Christ our Saviour, you walked [...]

By |2018-11-28T08:28:49+00:00November 28th, 2018|Categories: BUC Stories, Sunday Prayers|Tags: , , , |0 Comments