Balwyn Anglican

2nd Sunday in August

Balwyn AnglicanComment

WELCOME to Balwyn Anglican today, especially if you are visiting for the first time. Please stay for Morning Tea after the service. Children are welcome at Balwyn Anglican, there is a children’s program in the 10.30am Service & toys are available in the Family Room near the front of the church.

Divine Makeover | Women's Convention

Saturday 13th September 2014
8:30am - 4:30pm
@ Belgrave Heights Convention Centre

For more information and to register, please visit: www.bhc.org.au

Life Groups >>

For information on groups:
Tuesday morning Women’s Group
     9.30am - Contact: Judy W.
Tuesday afternoon group
     2.30pm - Contact: Brian W.
Interested in hosting or being involved in a new group? Contact: Brian

Barnabubs Playgroup >>

Tuesday mornings in Maling Hall. Contact: Treena B.

Threads & Yarns Craft Group >>

1st & 3rd Wednesday each month at 1pm. Bring a craft project of any kind or just come for a chat. You are welcome to bring lunch. Contact: Lynn S. or Judy W.

Volunteers needed

Can you help with Welcoming/Sidesperson at 9am or 10.30am, Tea/Coffee at 10.30am, or Holy Communion Assisting at 9am? Contact: Karina or Brian

I have been driven... to my knees by the overwhelming conviction that I had nowhere else to go.
— Abraham Lincoln

What's on this week at BAC?

Tuesday

9:00am   Ladies Guild

9:30am   Women's Life Group

10:00am  Barnabubs

2:30pm   Life Group

Wednesday

10:30am  Mid-week Communion Service

5:00pm    Service of Inauguration of Primate

Thursday

12:00noon Coaching Professional Development

1:30pm     School Religious Instruction

Sunday

9:00am   Communion Service

10:30am  Communion Service


Requests for Urgent Prayer

Please call prayer chain
co-ordinator: Margaret A.

Prayer Diary

Please let Alison H., Prayer Diary Coordinator, know of any things relating to the Parish and its ministries or activities that need to be included.


Prayer Diary

Balwyn Anglican Church:

For deep & growing relationships as God’s people here in Balwyn.

For growth in Life Groups.

For ministry plans & opportunities, traditional & contemporary services, children and families’ ministries & other outreach activities.

Wider Church:

For our link missionaries Ken & Ally Thompson in Cambodia, & for the Little family as they minister in Papua New Guinea; (Please contact Karina to receive prayer updates via email)

Church of the Province of South East Asia (Abp Bolly Lapok).

The Diocese of Armidale (Bp Rick Lewers, Clergy & People).

Chinese Ministry (Robert Vun, Co-ordinator).

St Matthew’s Prahran (Shane Rogerson).

St Timothy’s Bulleen - confirmation service (Bp Barbara Darling).

All Saint’s Greensborough - pastoral service (Bp Barbara Darling).

St James’ Dandenong – confirmation service (Bp Paul White).

Australia and World:

For wisdom and compassion in social issues affecting our
national life: asylum seekers, marriage, freedom of speech, community violence. 

For those who suffer and grieve. 

For the global church: integrity, godliness & upholding of biblical truth & the gospel.

For those in Egypt and Syria, for a peaceful resolution to the political unrest and for protection for the church facing persecution. 

Sick or Special Needs:

Raymond L., Ros D., Jocelyn B., Marcel P.