This Sunday is the beginning of the Narrative Lectionary cycle and we are diving into the Old Testament all the way up to Advent. Over the next 6 weeks we will be looking at some different characteristics of what it means to be part of a family – and in particular the family of God. This Sunday we will be exploring what it means to belong. The best place to start is the beginning and we will be ponding the Read more
Preacher: Phil Swain Bible Reading: Psalm 121 (Responsive) and John 14:1-6 Phil reflects on his last couple of weeks and weaves in two beautiful bible readings – John 14 and Psalm 121. There is also some great hymns!
Growing Young #3 – Prioritising Growing Young Speaker: Joanna DraytonBible Reading: Luke 10:25-37 and Mark 9:35-37 This is our last Sunday in Growing Young Program & we are thrilled to Joanna Drayton (who is not only a member of TUC but also PULSE Leader) sharing insights into the last two wedges on the Growing Young Program.
Growing Young #2 – Taking Jesus’ Message Seriously Speakers: Phil Swain, Bec Swain and Max DayBible Reading: Luke 9:18-27 We are continuing with our Growing Young Program by exploring the next two wedges in our Growing Young Wheel – Empathy Now and Taking Jesus’ Message Seriously. Jesus encourages us to take our faith seriously … to pick up our cross and follow him and his example. This is a message that resonates with young people, so how do we as Read more
Growing Young – Unlocking Keychain Leadership.Guest Speaker: Steve Molkentin (MOLK) from PULSE Bible Reading: Luke 2:41-52 This Sunday we launching our “Growing Young” program where we rethink, reimagine and recalibrate our ministry to young people and young adults. We are very blessed that we have as our guest speaker, Steve Molkentin (Molk) from the NSW Young People Unit – PULSE, coming to share with us about the program the importance of unlocking keychain leadership.
Preacher: Rev Phil Swain Bible Reading: Hebrews 11:1-3, 8-12, 32-40, 12:1-3 With elements from our Combined service, this 10:45 traditional service is on the theme of “Bridges” as we reflect on how we can strengthen our connection (or bridge) with Jesus, with each other and with the communities around us.
Preacher: Rev Phil Swain Bible Reading: 2 Peter 3:1-10, 17-18 In our last sermon in our 2 Peter series, Phil is exploring the tricky topic of the second coming of Jesus. When Peter wrote this letter it was about 30 years after Jesus ascended into Heaven and people were starting to wonder … “what happened to Jesus promise to return … is Jesus really coming back again?” Now nearly 2000 years … how do we understand the whole issue of Read more
Eyewitness of his MajestyPreacher: Geilie Loubser Bible Reading: 2 Peter 1:16—2:2 We are continuing our exploration of 2 Peter and we are blessed to have Michael Loubser sharing with us some insights from the end of chapter 1 into chapter 2.