News and events for the week beginning 31st January 2016

New Bible talk series begins next week Today we begin our new series on the Old Testament book of Job as Jodie preaches from Chapter 1 with the title, “Mythbusting Serenity” . Welcome to our new church PA Valerie O’Regan, our new Personal Assistant to the Senior Minister, has now begun. You can contact her at val.oregan@oakflatsanglican.com or by calling … Read more…

Learning from Lewdness

I have not watched this week’s scandalous off-field video of NRL Roosters captain Mitchell Pearce, but it seems he has clearly crossed the line of decency. Yet, without excusing his behaviour in any way, it is worth pausing to reflect on the mixed messages our society communicates to each other. This event happened on Australia Day, … Read more…

Coming up this Sunday 31st January 2016

This Sunday we kick off our brand-new series in the Old Testament book called ‘Job’ (pronounced ‘Jobe’!). It’s a book of the Bible that helps us understand just what God’s doing in this world, especially as you look around and see evil and suffering. The series is called ‘Mythbusting Reality’, as we seek to get the … Read more…

Coming up this Sunday 24th January 2016

This Sunday we’re thrilled to welcome again Bishop Peter Hayward who will be speaking to us on the topic ‘Captured to Serve’ from Ephesians chapter 4. He’s going to help us think through what church unity looks like, encourage us to keep unity of belief, lead us in keeping unity given our differences, and help … Read more…

Liana launches with Year 13

It sounds like another year of school, but ‘Year 13’ couldn’t be more different. This one-year program is a Christian discipleship gap year for school leavers, designed to grow faith and knowledge of Jesus and prepare us for the future. We read the entire Bible, undergo theological training through completing six subjects of a Diploma … Read more…

News and events for the week beginning 17th January 2015

Office arrangements during Summer Valerie O’Regan, our new Personal Assistant (PA) to the Senior Minister, begins on 25th January. In the meantime, our other staff will be monitoring our church phone and emails. Summer Sermons During the five Sundays after Christmas, we will be hearing from a range of local and guest preachers on a variety of topics, before we commence a new … Read more…

Coming up this Sunday 17th January 2016

This Sunday we welcome Moussa Ghazal as our guest preacher, who will be sharing with us from 1 Corinthians 9. Moussa will also be speaking to us about ministry to Muslims and how he is working with university students in equipping them for this task. We’ll also be hearing from Roger Kyngdon about his upcoming … Read more…

News and events for the week beginning 10th January 2016

Office arrangements during Summer Valerie O’Regan, our new Personal Assistant (PA) to the Senior Minister, begins on 25th January. In the meantime, our other staff will be monitoring our church phone and emails. Summer Sermons During the five Sundays after Christmas, we will be hearing from a range of local and guest preachers on a variety of topics, before we commence a new … Read more…

Welcome Rayne!

I am Rayne Loehndorf and I have come to Australia from Canada as a Ministry Intern for six months. I am 20 years old and come from Caronport, Saskatchewan. I am studying to get my degree in youth ministry at Briercrest College & Seminary. I study under a professor named Ken Moser who lived in … Read more…