Seeking and Sharing the Fullness of Life

Sep
23
Sun
Sunday Worship @ South Yarra Community Baptist Church
Sep 23 @ 5:00 pm – 7:00 pm
Sunday Worship @ South Yarra Community Baptist Church | South Yarra | Victoria | Australia

Our regular Sunday gathering around the Lord’s Word and Table. An inclusive and healing blend of ancient and modern spiritual practices. All welcome, regardless of age, race, religion, capability, sexual identity, or immigration status.

After the service, everyone is welcome to share in a light evening meal together.

Bible Readings for Worship this Sunday 
Proverbs 31:10-31
Psalm 1
James 3:13 – 4:3, 4:7-8a
Mark 9:30-37

Preacher
t.b.a.

Sep
30
Sun
Sunday Worship @ South Yarra Community Baptist Church
Sep 30 @ 5:00 pm – 7:00 pm
Sunday Worship @ South Yarra Community Baptist Church | South Yarra | Victoria | Australia

Our regular Sunday gathering around the Lord’s Word and Table. An inclusive and healing blend of ancient and modern spiritual practices. All welcome, regardless of age, race, religion, capability, sexual identity, or immigration status.

After the service, everyone is welcome to share in a light evening meal together.

Bible Readings for Worship this Sunday 
Esther 7:1-6, 9-10; 9:20-22
Psalm 124
James 5:13-20
Mark 9:38-50

Preacher
t.b.a.

Oct
3
Wed
Host Group Meeting @ Nathan's Home
Oct 3 @ 7:30 pm – 10:30 pm
Host Group Meeting @ Nathan's Home

The Host Group is our congregational leadership group and consists of those members of the congregation who are willing and able to covenant together to meet regularly for the purpose of managing the day to day business of running our church. The Group usually meets once a month. The meetings are open to any member of the congregation who wishes to attend, but if you are coming for a first time please let us know.

Oct
7
Sun
Sunday Worship @ South Yarra Community Baptist Church
Oct 7 @ 5:00 pm – 7:00 pm
Sunday Worship @ South Yarra Community Baptist Church | South Yarra | Victoria | Australia

Our regular Sunday gathering around the Lord’s Word and Table. An inclusive and healing blend of ancient and modern spiritual practices. All welcome, regardless of age, race, religion, capability, sexual identity, or immigration status.

After the service, everyone is welcome to share in a light evening meal together.

Bible Readings for Worship this Sunday 
Job 1:1; 2:1-10
Psalm 26
Hebrews 1:1-4; 2:5-12
Mark 10:2-16

Preacher
t.b.a.

Oct
14
Sun
Discernment forum or workshop @ South Yarra Community Baptist Church
Oct 14 @ 1:00 am – 4:30 am
Discernment forum or workshop @ South Yarra Community Baptist Church | South Yarra | Victoria | Australia

Detail to be announced

Sunday Worship @ South Yarra Community Baptist Church
Oct 14 @ 5:00 pm – 7:00 pm
Sunday Worship @ South Yarra Community Baptist Church | South Yarra | Victoria | Australia

Our regular Sunday gathering around the Lord’s Word and Table. An inclusive and healing blend of ancient and modern spiritual practices. All welcome, regardless of age, race, religion, capability, sexual identity, or immigration status.

After the service, everyone is welcome to share in a light evening meal together.

Bible Readings for Worship this Sunday 
Job 23:1-9, 16-17
Psalm 22:1-15
Hebrews 4:12-16
Mark 10:17-31

Preacher
t.b.a.

Oct
19
Fri
BUV Delegates Dinner @ 1330 Function Centre
Oct 19 @ 6:00 pm – 9:30 pm
BUV Delegates Dinner @ 1330 Function Centre | Scoresby | Victoria | Australia

A twice yearly gathering of Baptist Ministers and the nominated representative of each Baptist Church, Community, or Agency, to discern and decide on the directions of the things our churches do in association with one another.

Oct
20
Sat
BUV Ordination Service
Oct 20 @ 2:00 pm – 4:00 pm
BUV Ordination Service @ Mill Park | Victoria | Australia

Details and location to be confirmed.

Every year in October, the Baptist Union of Victoria celebrates with Ordination candidates the official completion of their training and formation. Members of the Ordinands’ family, church and representatives from the BUV and Whitley College are gathered together to mark this significant achievement. This year’s Ordination service will include the ordination of our Church Planting Pastor, Alison Sampson.

Oct
21
Sun
Sunday Worship @ South Yarra Community Baptist Church
Oct 21 @ 5:00 pm – 7:00 pm
Sunday Worship @ South Yarra Community Baptist Church | South Yarra | Victoria | Australia

Our regular Sunday gathering around the Lord’s Word and Table. An inclusive and healing blend of ancient and modern spiritual practices. All welcome, regardless of age, race, religion, capability, sexual identity, or immigration status.

After the service, everyone is welcome to share in a light evening meal together.

Bible Readings for Worship this Sunday 
Job 38:1-7, 34-41
Psalm 104:1-9, 24, 35c
Hebrews 5:1-10
Mark 10:35-45

Preacher
t.b.a.

Oct
28
Sun
Afternoon Social Event CANCELLED @ South Yarra Community Baptist Church
Oct 28 @ 1:30 pm – 4:30 pm
Afternoon Social Event CANCELLED @ South Yarra Community Baptist Church | South Yarra | Victoria | Australia

The proposed Marshmallow toasting has been cancelled due to the forecast return of cold wet winter conditions.

Sunday Worship @ South Yarra Community Baptist Church
Oct 28 @ 5:00 pm – 7:00 pm
Sunday Worship @ South Yarra Community Baptist Church | South Yarra | Victoria | Australia

Our regular Sunday gathering around the Lord’s Word and Table. An inclusive and healing blend of ancient and modern spiritual practices. All welcome, regardless of age, race, religion, capability, sexual identity, or immigration status.

After the service, everyone is welcome to share in a light evening meal together.

Bible Readings for Worship this Sunday 
Job 42:1-6, 10-17
Psalm 34:1-8, 19-22
Hebrews 7:23-28
Mark 10:46-52

Preacher
t.b.a.

Nov
1
Thu
The Feast of All Saints – Ecumenical Worship @ St Martin's Hawksburn
Nov 1 @ 6:00 pm – 7:30 pm
The Feast of All Saints - Ecumenical Worship @ St Martin's Hawksburn | South Yarra | Victoria | Australia

On the Feast Day of All Saints the Church especially remembers and gives thanks for those who have gone before us in the pathways of discipleship, “all those who have died in the hope of resurrection”. On this occasion each year, we gather to worship God with three other local congregations. A festive supper will be served afterwards. This is part of our annual cycle of four ecumenical services, with each church hosting one.

Bible Readings
Isaiah 25:6-9
Psalm 24
Revelation 21:1-6a
John 11:32-44

Preacher
t.b.a.

Nov
4
Sun
Sunday Worship @ South Yarra Community Baptist Church
Nov 4 @ 5:00 pm – 7:00 pm
Sunday Worship @ South Yarra Community Baptist Church | South Yarra | Victoria | Australia

Our regular Sunday gathering around the Lord’s Word and Table. An inclusive and healing blend of ancient and modern spiritual practices. All welcome, regardless of age, race, religion, capability, sexual identity, or immigration status.

After the service, everyone is welcome to share in a light evening meal together.

Bible Readings for Worship this Sunday 
Ruth 1:1-18
Psalm 146
Hebrews 9:11-14
Mark 12:28-34

Preacher
t.b.a.

Nov
7
Wed
Host Group Meeting @ Nathan's Home
Nov 7 @ 7:30 pm – 10:30 pm
Host Group Meeting @ Nathan's Home

The Host Group is our congregational leadership group and consists of those members of the congregation who are willing and able to covenant together to meet regularly for the purpose of managing the day to day business of running our church. The Group usually meets once a month. The meetings are open to any member of the congregation who wishes to attend, but if you are coming for a first time please let us know.

Nov
11
Sun
Sunday Worship @ South Yarra Community Baptist Church
Nov 11 @ 5:00 pm – 7:00 pm
Sunday Worship @ South Yarra Community Baptist Church | South Yarra | Victoria | Australia

Our regular Sunday gathering around the Lord’s Word and Table. An inclusive and healing blend of ancient and modern spiritual practices. All welcome, regardless of age, race, religion, capability, sexual identity, or immigration status.

After the service, everyone is welcome to share in a light evening meal together.

Bible Readings for Worship this Sunday 
Ruth 3:1-5; 4:13-17
Psalm 127
Hebrews 9:24-28
Mark 12:38-44

Preacher
t.b.a.

Nov
18
Sun
Working Bee @ South Yarra Community Baptist Church
Nov 18 @ 2:00 pm – 4:30 pm
Working Bee @ South Yarra Community Baptist Church | South Yarra | Victoria | Australia

An opportunity to enjoy one another’s company while working together on some of the routine maintenance needs of our church buildings and property.

Sunday Worship @ South Yarra Community Baptist Church
Nov 18 @ 5:00 pm – 7:00 pm
Sunday Worship @ South Yarra Community Baptist Church | South Yarra | Victoria | Australia

Our regular Sunday gathering around the Lord’s Word and Table. An inclusive and healing blend of ancient and modern spiritual practices. All welcome, regardless of age, race, religion, capability, sexual identity, or immigration status.

After the service, everyone is welcome to share in a light evening meal together.

Bible Readings for Worship this Sunday 
1 Samuel 1:4-20
1 Samuel 2:1-10
Hebrews 10:11-25
Mark 13:1-8

Preacher
t.b.a.

Nov
25
Sun
Sunday Worship @ South Yarra Community Baptist Church
Nov 25 @ 5:00 pm – 7:00 pm
Sunday Worship @ South Yarra Community Baptist Church | South Yarra | Victoria | Australia

Our regular Sunday gathering around the Lord’s Word and Table. An inclusive and healing blend of ancient and modern spiritual practices. All welcome, regardless of age, race, religion, capability, sexual identity, or immigration status.

After the service, everyone is welcome to share in a light evening meal together.

Bible Readings for Worship this Sunday 
2 Samuel 23:1-7
Psalm 132
Revelation 1:4b – 8
John 18:33-37

Preacher
t.b.a.

Dec
2
Sun
Advent Retreat Day
Dec 2 @ 10:00 am – 3:30 pm
Advent Retreat Day @ Parkville | Victoria | Australia

Location and details to be confirmed.

On the first Sunday of Advent we spend the day in prayer and reflection with an experienced retreat leader before returning to the church for our regular worship service.

Sunday Worship @ South Yarra Community Baptist Church
Dec 2 @ 5:00 pm – 7:00 pm
Sunday Worship @ South Yarra Community Baptist Church | South Yarra | Victoria | Australia

Our regular Sunday gathering around the Lord’s Word and Table. An inclusive and healing blend of ancient and modern spiritual practices. All welcome, regardless of age, race, religion, capability, sexual identity, or immigration status.

After the service, everyone is welcome to share in a light evening meal together.

Bible Readings for Worship this Sunday 
Jeremiah 33:14-16
Psalm 25:1-10
1 Thessalonians 3:9-13
Luke 21:25-36

Preacher
t.b.a.