Today’s Bible talk
Today we welcome our missionary partner Matthew Meek, who will be speaking on the topic ‘Dying to save’ from Psalm 22.
Romans series returns next week
Our series titled, ‘Romans: The Heart of Truth’, returns next week with Simon speaking from Romans chapter 12 verses 1 to 8.
Chinese Lunch with Matthew Meek
Join us today after our 10am service for a Chinese-style Pot Luck Lunch and hear from Matthew Meek about his ministry with International students.
Our next Ladies’ Dinner is this Tuesday 16th October with guest speaker Nicky Fortescue, who will speak on the topic of ‘Taking grace, giving grace’. 6.30pm in the church, cost $15. Please visit www.oakflatsanglican.com/ladiesdinner to register.
The women’s conference for the Illawarra is coming up soon. Join us on Saturday 27th October, 9am to 12.30pm at Bomaderry Anglican Church. The guest speaker is Claire Smith, who is speaking on the topic “God’s Good Design”. We will explore what the Bible really says about men & women. Cost is $20 or $15 (student or concession). For more details and to book visit www.southernwomen.org.au. Registrations close 21st October.
Simon’s ordination date
Simon will be ordained as a Presbyter at St Luke’s, Miranda on Tuesday 20th November at 7.30pm. All are welcome to attend.
Children’s and youth programs
Our normal children’s and youth programs return next Sunday 21st October.
Mental Health Seminar
Albion Park Anglican Church will be hosting Mental Health seminars, ‘Tackling Mental Health Together’, on Thursday 1st November, 7.15-9.15pm or Saturday 10th November, 2pm to 4pm. RSVP: Julie McGilvray on 4256 2103.
Each week we need to receive $5,000 in order to meet our commitments. In the last calendar month, our average weekly giving was $4,745, leaving a gap of $255.Up to the end of the last calendar month we needed to have received $235,000. Compared to that total we received $206,833, leaving a gap of $28,167.Electronic giving is a great way to give! It helps us prayerfully plan our giving, and then the bank will help us keep that commitment, even when we may be unable to attend. To use your MasterCard or Visa to make a one-off donation or to set up regular giving, then securely provide your details by clicking on this link. Or, to give by direct transfer then these are the details. Account name: St Andrew’s Anglican Church. Account number: 00900445. BSB: 062 638.