Don’t miss our annual church holiday!

A few weeks ago I read a ‘tweet’ from a ministry friend in which he described his church weekendaway as their ‘annual holiday.’ It’s funny, but even after a lifetime of going on camps, houseparties and church retreats, I can’t ever remember hearing this title used for these residential events. But I love the name, … Read more…

The joy of temporary community

In the world of ‘Christian camping’ there’s an expression that keeps on popping up: ‘temporary community.’ It’s a great way to describe what happens when a group goes away to effectively ‘live’ together at the one place at the one time. Our theology drives us to see our gatherings around the word of God by … Read more…

Announcing our Church Weekendaway – March 2014!

Guess what? Our whole church is going away on holidays together! On the weekend of 21st to 23rd March next year we’re heading away together to the beautiful ‘Waterslea’ site in Nowra for a great Bible teaching, prayer, and lots of opportunities to informally spend time together across the ages of our church. Our guest … Read more…

News and Events for the week beginning 9th September 2013

Seniors Service Our next Seniors Service is this week, on Monday the 9th September at 11am, followed by a hearty lunch and warm fellowship. Don’t miss out! Ladies’ Dinner The next Ladies’ Dinner is on Tuesday 17th September at Shell Cove Brasserie. Our speaker is Christine Jensen – a great night, not to be missed! More details oakflatsanglican.com/ladiesdinner/ … Read more…

An anxious wait for Syria

Over the past few weeks we have seen pictures on our screens that have led us to shock and sadness. The evidence that President Assad has fired chemical weapons on his own people shows the deep chaos that has crippled Syria as the country suffers from the effects of long-term civil war. Now it seems … Read more…