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
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
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
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
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
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
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
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.

Dec
9
Sun
Sunday Worship @ South Yarra Community Baptist Church
Dec 9 @ 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 
Malachi 3:1-4
Luke 1:68-79
Philippians 1:3-11
Luke 3:1-6

Preacher
t.b.a.

Dec
16
Sun
Sunday Worship @ South Yarra Community Baptist Church
Dec 16 @ 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 
Zephaniah 3:14-20
Isaiah 12:2-6
Philippians 4:4-7
Luke 3:7-18

Preacher
t.b.a.

Dec
23
Sun
Sunday Worship @ South Yarra Community Baptist Church
Dec 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 
Micah 5:2-5a
Luke 1:47-55
Hebrews 10:5-10
Luke 1:39-55

Preacher
t.b.a.

Dec
24
Mon
The Christmas Worship Service @ South Yarra Community Baptist Church
Dec 24 @ 9:00 pm – 11:45 pm
The Christmas Worship Service @ South Yarra Community Baptist Church

The Vigil Eucharist for the Feast of the Nativity is (or Christmas Eve Midnight Mass – well it’s around midnight by the time we finish our celebrations) is our main Christmas service. It is an inclusive and healing blend of ancient and modern spiritual practices with scripture readings, Christmas carols, and the Christmas Eucharist. Everyone is welcome, regardless of age, race, religion, capability, sexual identity, or immigration status.

After the service, everyone is welcome to share in champagne and festive goodies. There is no service here the next day.

Bible Readings
Isaiah 9:2-7
Isaiah 62:6-12
Isaiah 52:7-10
Titus 2:11-14
Titus 3:4-7
Hebrews 1:1-12
Luke 2:1-20
John 1:1-14

Preacher
Nathan Nettleton

Dec
25
Tue
NO Christmas Day Service @ South Yarra Community Baptist Church
Dec 25 @ 5:00 pm – 5:00 pm
NO Christmas Day Service @ South Yarra Community Baptist Church

There will be no worship service at the church on Christmas Day, because our main celebration of Christmas is held on Christmas Eve at 9:00pm.

Dec
30
Sun
Sunday Worship @ South Yarra Community Baptist Church
Dec 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 
1 Samuel 2:18-20, 26
Psalm 148
Colossians 3:12-17
Luke 2:41-52

Preacher
t.b.a.

Jan
6
Sun
The Feast of Epiphany – Ecumenical Worship @ South Yarra Community Baptist Church
Jan 6 @ 5:00 pm – 7:00 pm
The Feast of Epiphany - Ecumenical Worship @ South Yarra Community Baptist Church | South Yarra | Victoria | Australia

The 12 day Christmas season ends with the Feast of Epiphany as the Church celebrates the revelation of Jesus to the world. On this occasion each year, we gather to worship God with three other local congregations. This is part of our annual cycle of four ecumenical services, with each church hosting one, and this is the one we host. A festive supper will be served afterwards.

Bible Readings
Isaiah 60:1-6
Psalm 72: 1-7, 10-14
Ephesians 3: 1-12
Matthew 2: 1-12

Preacher
t.b.c.

Mar
6
Wed
Ash Wednesday Worship @ South Yarra Community Baptist Church
Mar 6 @ 7:00 pm – 8:30 pm
Ash Wednesday Worship @ South Yarra Community Baptist Church | South Yarra | Victoria | Australia

Ash Wednesday is the beginning of the season of Lent, and it sets the tone for the season by calling us to confront our own mortality and our own entanglement in the webs of sin and corruption that cripple our world.

The service is an inclusive and healing blend of ancient and modern spiritual practices, and all are welcome, regardless of age, race, religion, capability, sexual identity, or immigration status.

Bible Readings for Worship on Ash Wednesday 
Joel 2:1-2, 12-17 or Isaiah 58:1-12
Psalm 51:1-17
2 Corinthians 5:20b-6:10
Matthew 6:1-6, 16-21