News and events for the week beginning 27th July 2014

Our 1 Samuel series continues today: ‘God’s Leading’ Today we continue our 19-week series through the Old Testament book of 1 Samuel. It’s all about how God leads his people, as we see him lead his kingdom through the influence of Samuel, Saul and David. Today Jodie preaches from 1 Samuel 2 with the title, ‘God leads us to see the world differently’. Confirmation … Read more…

Why we need to bring back the bodies

Our nation has been disgusted with how the MH17 crash site has been treated. The possessions of the deceased have been robbed and rummaged through, and it’s made us angry. Even worse is the warning from our Prime Minister that some Australian bodies may never return home. This upsets us because we feel the need … Read more…

News and events for the week beginning 20th July 2014

New series starts today: ‘God’s Leading’ Today we begin our 19-week series through the Old Testament book of 1 Samuel. It’s all about how God leads his people, as we see him lead his kingdom through the influence of Samuel, Saul and David. Today Jodie preaches from 1 Samuel 1 with the title, ‘God leads us when we grieve’. … Read more…

Finding comfort after MH17

News of the missile attack on Malaysian Airlines MH17 over Ukraine has brought shockwaves of grief and sadness. We are saddened when natural disasters cause human loss, but we are outraged when death comes from deliberate human actions. Yet regardless of the circumstances, God leads us when we grieve. He loves us and brings us comfort … Read more…

Kids’ Church kick off!

This Sunday morning we launch ‘Kids’ Church’, our new children’s program at 9am. We have made this step to help serve the children and families of current and future members. This new program aims to help the children learn and grow in a way that suits their age and stage. It also helps the parents and carers focus on church … Read more…

The tragedy of Rolf Harris

The conviction this week of Rolf Harris for multiple cases of sexual assault is tragic for many reasons. Above all, it is a tragedy for the girls he indecently assaulted. We should pray for them and for all victims of sexual abuse, as they seek to recover and rebuild their shattered lives. Yet the sins … Read more…