MtE Update – October 23 2021

    1. Worship this October 24 will  be live-streamed VIA ZOOM at 10.00am. Please see the streaming link on the homepage for the Zoom link; the service will also be recorded for later viewing, although only those with liturgical roles (readings, prayers, etc.) will be ‘caught’ in the distributed recording. It is not necessary to have a web-camera to view the live-streamed service; connect via Zoom and you’ll see what is to be seen, but just won’t be seen yourself!
    2. Our Melbourne Uniting Churches’ Justice Coalition is hosting an online event on asylum seeker issues on THIS SUNDAY Octotber 24: details.
    3. For those interested who enquired about the version of the organ the Saint-Saens organ movement featureed in the most recent MtW, was performed by Zuglo Philharmonic (Budapest) with Hamori Máté.
    4. If you’ve not checked out what’s happening in Hotham Mission, have a look!
    5. The most recent Presbytery News (October 18)
    6. The most recent Synod eNews (Special post-virus edition, Oct 21)
    7. The most recent news from the UCA Assembly (October 20)
    8. This Sunday October 24, and perhaps for the remainder of the year, we will return to set Sunday readings in the lectionary. This Sunday we our focus text will be Mark 10.46-53. See here for some commentary on the gospel text.