Come us join us on the 25th February for the first church picnic of the year. Bring your lunch and picnic rug or chairs, and join in some fun and fellowship at the Australind Foreshore.
Just over a week to go and then the celebrations start. For many in our community, Christmas is little more than an excuse for a party and a holiday. A time to give and receive presents and spend time with family and friends. All of these things are good, but it’s not really what Christmas is about. It’s […]
Just a heads up that our Christmas service will be held on Christmas Eve this year, at our normal time of 10am. Please feel free to invite someone to join us as we celebrate Christ’s birth.
How easy is to talk about the needs of our community, and the plight of the poor but fail to talk any practical action? When the apostle John wrote to the young church at Ephesus he made it clear that talking wasn’t enough! Love had to be demonstrated in action and truth. How do we as a […]
In his book *Transforming Children into Spiritual Champions* Books, George Barna claimed: “What you believe at age 13 is pretty much what you’re going to die believing,” This may be a little overstated, but other writers argue that the window of 4 to 14 years is not only critical in forming lifelong values, but also […]
When God created the heaven, the earth, and everything in it, it was very good. Sadly though, from mankind’s first act of rebellion sin has corrupted this perfect world. We see the effects of this corruption in sickness and death, disaster and pollution, crime and its consequences and in many other ways. In fact, all […]
In the corporatized world in which we live, words like vision and mission get thrown around like confetti. It gets to the point that unless these things, or whatever they represent are adopted in every organisation, including the church, something is missing. And yet what do they mean? The word vision does crop up frequently in […]
Sometimes in our attempts to follow our dreams or achieve great things we encounter mountains. Those mountains may be doubts, lack of resources, criticism or any of a number of seeming insurmountable problems. We get discouraged and our enthusiasm drops. The good news is God has promised ‘One more time, I’m going to shake things […]
Prayer is something we often talk about and we seem to be convinced that is an essential part of Christian life. But what is it? The disciples asked Jesus to teach them, because they weren’t sure and he gave them a number of parables to help them understand. One of those parables encouraged them to […]