Monthly Archives: August 2016

Fathers Day resources

Father’s Day is celebrated on the first Sunday of September in Australia. The secular practice of honouring fathers on a particular day began about a hundred years ago. We give thanks to God for Dads who are being celebrated today. … Continue reading

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Migrant and Refugee Sunday.27thAugust2017

Refugee and Migrant Sunday is a celebration of the dignity of people who are refugees and migrants and the contribution they have made to life in Australia.  It is celebrated by the Churches together on or around the last Sunday … Continue reading

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COCU53C.Pentecost14C.21August2016

(work in progress, as always!) Readings: Jeremiah 1:4-10; Psalm 71: 1-6; Hebrews 12: 18-29: Luke 13:10-17 (A4, double sided, landscape, 2 column handout with readings and short commentary – COCU53C.P14C.RCL & commentary) CALL TO WORSHIP All who are bent over with … Continue reading

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Rio Olympics

The 2016 Olympic Games will kick off on August 5 in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil. The 28th edition of the Games will see 10,500 athletes from 206 National Olympic Committees competing for 306 sets of medals in 28 disciplines. With the … Continue reading

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Homelessness Week (first week of August)

Homelessness Week is held in the first week of August in Australia. 1 Here to the house of God we come, home of the people of the Way, here to give thanks for all we have, naming our needs for … Continue reading

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COCU51C.P12C.7August2016

Readings: Isaiah 1: 1, 10-20; Psalm 50: 1-8, 22-23; Hebrews 11:1-3, 8-16; Luke 12: 32-40. Printed readings (designed as A4, landscape, double sided): COCU51C.Pentecost12C.RCL readings.W.v2 Resources: Textweek.com; Singing from the Lectionary; Call to Worship We are people who have been … Continue reading

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