As we leave this time of stillness and return to our day, may we be delighted by beauty may we be enveloped by tenderness may we be nurtured by love. And may our inner silence bring us peace to be shared. Amen. May it be so. Jose Faustino Altramirano, in Imaging the Word (given by…

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Minister`s Report for Armadale AGM – Sunday 21st February 2021 2020 was a year like no other. Despite all the challenges the year brought, it has continued to be a joy to work with and minister alongside you. We continue, in uncertain circumstances, to think seriously about who we are, as a community of faith,…

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Armadale Uniting Church Church Council Report for 2020 for the Congregational AGM February 21, 2021 This year has been like no other in our recent experience due to the government restrictions associated with the Covid 19 virus. In particular, our worship has had to adapt to a Zoom format from last March so many of…

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Notes for AUC ZOOM Discussion 10:00am, Thursday July 30, 2020 Predestination vs Free Will Prepared by Karel Reus Ever since the Protestant Reformation was launched in the early 1500s, and the roughly coincidental invention of the printing press (around 1440), the debate has raged in the church over whether God has planned our lives well…

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Easter Reflection 2020 – Do not be afraid… Acts 10: 34-43 and Matthew 28: 1-10 There are three things I`d like us to consider from the readings today… Fear. Witness. Purpose. There is a lot of fear in the resurrection stories. Understandably. If the death of a dear, dear friend is not too much to…

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We will mark HOLY WEEK as follows – Palm/Passion Sunday 5 April, 9.30 a.m.  Rev Fiona Winn will take palm fronds, make them into crosses and attach them to the railings facing onto Kooyong Rd as a symbolic act to mark the beginning of Holy Week. – Order for Reflection – Palm/Passion Sunday is here.…

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Dear everyone, After deep consultation, and with the welfare of all in mind, the Church Council has decided that from next Sunday, public worship at Armadale Uniting Church will cease for the foreseeable future. This may seem a draconian measure, but it is in line with similar decisions taken by other churches and many other…

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We had planned the following services, but these have had to be cancelled due to concerns about the COVID-19 virus. Each Sunday during Lent, 9.30 am at Kooyong Road (except Sunday 31 March). Sunday, 31 March 2020: This is a “5th Sunday”, so we will be joining the other Stonnington Churches for a combined service…

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