Monthly Archives: January 2019

COCU20C.Lent 2C.17March2019

ReadingsGenesis 15:1-12, 17-18: Abram’s faith leads him into relationship with God (righteousness) and God makes a covenant with Abram, promising him that he will have a son to be his heir, and descendants as numerous as the stars in the … Continue reading

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‘Do it for Dolly Day’ May 10th

The inaugural ‘Do it for Dolly Day‘ in Australia has a focus on bullying, a factor that led to the suicide of Amy ‘Dolly’ Everett, at age 14. (see also National Day of Action (NAD)against Bullying and Violence. The 9th … Continue reading

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Funerals & Memorials

No matter what our path or belief system, death is an important part of life. A step in a journey. A new beginning. It is through the sharing of our sorrow that we are able to relieve our grief after … Continue reading

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Freedom Sunday 22 Sept 2019

Freedom Sunday is an invitation for your congregation to learn about the 45 milloin children, women and men living in modern day slavery. More resources will be posted mid-year for use in churches. Liturgical service of worship GATHERING IN GOD’S … Continue reading

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COCU15C.24Feb2019

Readings Genesis 45:3-11,15The dreamer Joseph, who has been toying with his brothers, now reveals himself to them, asks about his father, and assures them that what they intended for evil God has used for good. Their family would be saved … Continue reading

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COCU38C.Easter7C.2ndJune2019

Readings  Acts 16: 16-34 Paul and Silas are imprisoned after they cast out a demon from the fortune-telling slave girl. Even in jail they continue to worship, and Paul leads the prison jailer to faith in Christ. Psalm 97 God’s … Continue reading

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Elections

An election is not a popularity contest between two or more people where you choose who you like better. An election is a contest of ideas and values about how to shape the future of a community, nation and even … Continue reading

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