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We will feature news & events about the life and activities here at St Luke's and at our partner church in mission, St Alfred's Blackburn North.

St Luke’s Day Celebration Sunday 21 October, 2018

Please put this date in your diary and come along for our 9.30 service followed by lunch together. During the service there will be an opportunity to give thanks for and testimony to the role and ministry of St Luke’s in our lives.

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Andrew Livingstone -Special Guest Preacher Sunday October 7 2018

Andrew Livingstone -Special Guest Preacher Sunday October 7 2018

Andrew Livingstone -Special Guest Preacher Sunday October 7 2018

We enjoyed having our special guest Preacher, Rev Andrew Livingstone, from CMS preaching on the topic: "Walking In God's Way: our response to a pain/pleasure culture" from the Bible passage Genesis 18:17-20

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Final Sermon from the Book of Ecclesiastes

Final Sermon from the Book of Ecclesiastes

Our Associate Minister, Rev Brian Westaway drew together the threads as we conclude our series in the Old Testament book of Ecclesiastes. We looked at the apparent meaninglessness of life in the absence of an appreciation of God as Creator and sustainer.

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Oscar's Begins!

Oscar's Begins!

Oscar's is a new group at St Luke's and St Alfred's and it stands for "Over Sixties Chat and Refreshments". It is a relaxed gathering and  you are most welcome and indeed encouraged to join us!

We will meet for the first time on FRI OCTOBER 5, 10:30am - 12 noon in the foyer of St Alfred's church, 107 Springfield Rd Blackburn North.

 

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Special Guest Preacher Sunday September 23

Special Guest Preacher Sunday September 23

We enjoyed having the Little family on Sunday September 23. Andrew Little preached, and Andrew and his wife Myfanwy were interviewed about their work with MAF by Brian Westaway.

Andrew, Myfanwy and family are serving with MAF (Mission Aviation Fellowship) as the Chief Flight Instructor  in Mareeba, Far North Queensland.

The Little family are members of St Alfred's Anglican church.

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Vermont Diamonds ScienceWorks Visit

Vermont Diamonds ScienceWorks Visit

Fri Sept 21 – ScienceWorks  - It was a day of fellowship, friendship, fun and learning at Scienceworks – with a special exhibit “Above and Beyond” about air travel from the beginning to the future. Sponsored by Boeing, it has been put together with NASA and the Smithsonian.

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We Had a Wonderful Anglicare Luncheon!

We Had a Wonderful Anglicare Luncheon!

Thursday 13 September - about 35 people enjoyed morning tea/coffee and yummy treats followed by a delicious basket lunch - whilst being amazed, informed, and most of all inspired by our special guests from Anglicare - Social Worker, Jane and the therapy dog, Zues.

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Whitehorse Seniors Festival

Whitehorse Seniors Festival

The 2018 Victorian Seniors Festival runs throughout October and to celebrate Whitehorse City Council would like to encourage local seniors to participate in the many free and low cost activities and events available within Whitehorse and across Victoria.

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Ladies Dinner Tues 18 September

Ladies Dinner Tues 18 September

Our ladies of St Alfred's and St Luke's churches enjoyed dinner together. 6.30pm, Tues 18 September at Ganesh's Indian Restaurant in Blackburn

 

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We Enjoyed A Wonderful Men's Breakfast!

We Enjoyed A Wonderful Men's Breakfast!

Saturday the 1st of September at 7:30am at St Alfred's Anglican Church - our Partner Church

About 40 men enjoyed a wonderful breakfast over great fellowship and then was challenged, entertained and most of all inspired by listening to our speaker, Revd Dr Wei-Han Kuan - the State Director of the Church Missionary Society – Victoria. 

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Our Vicar Peter MacPherson’s Travel News from Haiti!

Our Vicar Peter MacPherson’s Travel News from Haiti!

From Peter MacPherson

Greetings from Port-au-Prince, the capital of Haiti.

I am travelling as a guest of Compassion under the leadership of Tim Hanna, the National Director of Compassion Australia. Our group is quite small –comprising two ministry couples from Perth, one pastor from Brisbane, and me.

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Anglicare Winter Luncheon!

Anglicare Winter Luncheon Brochure

Forty people enjoyed great conversation, a wonderful 2 course meal and were royally entertained by the poetry and story-telling of special guest artist, Annie Wisham.

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Operation Christmas Child

Operation Christmas Child

Operation Christmas Child involves us as a Church in filling “shoe-boxes” with gifts that can be forwarded to Samaritan’s Purse to children in need in the developing world.

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St Luke’s Working Bee Sat July 7

St Luke’s Working Bee Sat July 7

Thanks to everyone who came along! Despite the wet and cold weather we had an enthusiastic group of people come and share the load.

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