MtE Update – May 31 2018

  1. Following morning tea THIS Sunday June 3 we’ll have another of our hymn-learning sessions; please stay if you can, as we enlarge our repertoire!
  2. The 15th Assembly of the Uniting Church gathers this July in Melbourne; you can see some of what is to be discussed on the dedicated web site (see especially the menu items at the top right of the page).
  3. For those interested in some background commentary to the readings for this Sunday June 3, see the links here; our focus on 1 John continues from 2.11-17.

Other things potentially of interest

A time of reflection, prayer and music this Saturday 2nd June.

A Taizé prayer will be held at Trinity College, Royal Parade, Parkville at 5:30pm the Saturday of reconciliation week. Dinner to follow in the dining hall nearby.

Looking forward to seeing you there. Any questions can be directed to this email address or you can connect to our Facebook group: Taize in Melbourne, Australia. Thanks!

Old News

Outreach Ministry

Make it Messy! Training Day THIS Saturday June 2 Parkville 

Make it Messy! will assist those already engaged in Messy Church, churches contemplating beginning a Messy Church and people genuinely curious about the Messy Church phenomenon take the next step in their Messy journey. Join with others from churches across the state for a day of active engagement, stimulating discussions, encouraging stories and helpful electives that will empower your ministry in your local context – whether you are already engaged with Messy Church or not!. Across the day you will have the opportunity to connect with experienced Messy Church leaders and engage with…

Introducing Messy Church                                                                    

Starting a Messy Church                                                                        

Extreme Craft for Messy Church                                                        

Opening the Bible in Messy Church 

Growing discipleship in Messy Church

Exploring what makes Messy Church church                                

Messy Church beyond the monthly gathering                                             

Activities and games for building Messy community                 

More information and registration: e-mail or Make it Messy 2018 (live from May 1);  for more on the ‘messy church’ idea:

Please let Craig or Lauren know if you’d be interested in being part of an MtE group attending this workshop