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Welcome

GWUC is an active Christian community in the south-eastern suburbs of Melbourne. Have a look around the website for all the worship services, groups, activities, family events and youth stuff we do together.

Our Vision

Glen Waverley Uniting Church is a faithful, Christ-centered community that meets God and shares that unconditional love.

Read more about our future visioning and ministry identified area’s here!

Weekly Reminders, Fourth Week of April 2017

This Week – Sunday 23 April
This Sunday at 10.15am the Anzac Day RSL Ceremony will be held at the Cenotaph opposite the Church.  Please keep this in mind with regards to parking on Sunday.

2017 COP Applications – Closing Monday 24 April
Applications for 2017 Congregation Outreach Projects close Monday 24 April.  We are seeking a range of projects from local to state, national and overseas.  Each project needs to be sponsored by a congregation member.  To submit an application please get a form from the church office or online at http://wiki.gwuc.org.au/gwuc/CopProjects2017

Second Annual Walk-a-thon – Saturday 29 April

A reminder that on Saturday 29 April Neil is walking to raise money for School Chaplaincy at Glen Waverley Secondary College, the Glen Waverley Secondary College Breakfast Program, and Lynn Peters SRI Teaching.  For more details see the bulletin or notice board in the church foyer.

UCAF Luncheon – Tuesday 2 May
Tickets are still available from Margaret Duncan, Barbara Thompson or the Church Office.

Weekly Notices, Third Week of April 2017

Family Easter Event – Sunday 16 April at 3pm
A reminder about the Free Family Easter Event at 3pm on Sunday afternoon.  Please come with your children or grandchildren and join with the local community as we have an afternoon of fun on the lawns of the church.
Second Annual Walk-a-thon – Saturday 29 April
Join in and help raise money for School Chaplaincy at Glen Waverley Secondary College, the Glen Waverley Secondary College Breakfast Program, and Lynn Peters SRI Teaching.  Full details and sign-up sheets on the noticeboard.
Appeals for Africa, Floods and Lent
There are a large number of appeals open at present.  Please see the Bulletin for more details about the individual appeals and how you might support.
COP Applications
Applications for 2017 Congregational Outreach Projects are now open, and close on Monday 24 April.  Forms are available through the office on online via http://wiki.gwuc.org.au/CopProjects2017.

Weekly Reminders, Second Week of April 2017

2017 Palm Sunday Walk for Justice – Today – Sunday 9 April at 2pm
The 2017 Palm Sunday Walk for Justice is on today, Sunday 9 April, leaving the State Library (Swanston Street, Melbourne) at 2pm.  The Walk highlights concern about the harsh treatment of refugees.  A flyer is available on the Stewards Table or the Outreach notice board for further details.
 
Hot Cross Buns on Good Friday – Friday 14 April
Following the 9.15am service on Good Friday, 14 April, Hot Cross Buns and a cuppa will be available in the hall.  Please bring some Hot Cross Buns to share.  Everyone welcome.
 
Way of the Cross – Friday 14 April at 11am
The Way of the Cross will be celebrated at Waverley Central Oval (cnr Waverley and Springvale Roads) at 11am on Good Friday.  This is an ecumenical event open to all.
 
Family Easter Event – Easter Day Sunday 16 April – Volunteers Needed
Easter Sunday afternoon at 3pm we will be holding another Children’s Easter Event here.  We are looking for volunteers to help out as children play games, look for easter eggs and make some easter crafts.  The sign up sheet is on the office counter, we’d love to have your help.
 
COP Applications
Applications for 2017 Congregational Outreach Projects are now open, and close on Monday 24 April.  Forms are available through the office or online via http://wiki.gwuc.org.au/gwuc/CopProjects2017.
 
Leisure Time Drivers
If you are happy to be on a roster once a month to pick up a couple of Leisure Time guests in the Glen Waverley area, please contact Bobbie Rooks.  Guests need to be collected from their homes around 10am and driven home again around 2pm.