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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. meet_god@anytime.with.us

Weekly Reminders, Third Week of May 2016

Office Hours – Trial Review and Comments – Wednesday 18 May at 2pm
Two meetings have been arranged to allow people to discuss and comment upon the most recent office changes and impact, and offer suggestions.  These are Wednesday 18 May at 2pm and Tuesday 7 June at 7.30pm. See the weekly bulletin for more details.
 
Outreach Lunch Forum – Sunday 22 May
At the next Outreach Lunch Forum Chris Douglas, Chaplain at Glen Waverley Secondary College, will be coming to share with us about his significant work in the school community.  To assist with catering, please add your name to the list on the office counter. Lunch cost $5.
 
Ivan’s Pies – Tuesday 7 June
The Tennis Club is holding its Annual Pie Drive and would again appreciate your support.  Forms are on the Office Counter and return orders are money are required by Tuesday 7 June. See the weekly bulletin for more details.
 
Free Spirit’s Latest CD
Free Spirit’s latest CD, A Spirit for all Seasons, is now available for $20. Please contact the Church Offfice or Vida (0411 246 254) if you would like to purchase one or more copies.  All proceeds from the CD’s will go to support the Church’s programmes and activities.
 
Welfare Special Project
The box for gifts for Baby Emmanuel is in the foyer.  Welfare Committee would appreciate your assistance in preparing for Emmanuel’s needs.  Please see the May monthly bulletin for more details about how you can help

Weekly Reminders, Second Week of May 2016

Welfare Special Project
The box for gifts for Baby Emmanuel will be in the foyer from this Sunday.  Welfare Committee would appreciate your assistance in preparing for Emmanuel’s needs.  Please see the bulletin and monthly bulletin for more details about how you can help.
 
Alzheimer’s and Spirituality – Monday 9 May (10am) and Tuesday 10 May (7.30pm)
Alzheimer’s and Spirituality is the topic for this conversation which will be led by Rev Brace Bateman.  It will consider what resources the Christian faith has to help with Alzheimer’s.  There will be four sessions, on four Monday mornings in the Church at 10am, repeated on four Tuesday evenings at 7.30pm in Room 1.  All are welcome.
 
Christian Unity Ecumenical Celebration – Sunday 22 May
If you would like to visit another church please add your name to the list on the Office counter or speak with Jan Clear.
 
Outreach BBQ Forum – Sunday 22 May
At the next Outreach BBQ Forum a local school chaplain will be coming to share with us about their significant work in the school community.  To assist with catering, please add your name to the list on the office counter.
 
Equip4Life
Equip4Life are conducting a free evidence-based Health Ageing and Lifestyle Program at Glen Waverley Uniting Church.  The six session program commences on Tuesday 31 May.  Please see the Seniors Noticeboard for more information.

Weekly Reminders, First Week of May 2016

Interruption to Electricity Supply – Sunday 1 May
We have received communication from United Energy advising us that there will be an interruption to our electricity supply on Sunday 1 May from 8am until 4pm.  Please see the notice in the bulletin for more details.  There will be no Club 2016 lunch on Sunday.
 
UCAF Annual Luncheon – Tuesday 3 May
Mrs Patricial Begg OAM will speak at this luncheon about the History of High Tea.  If you have not already bought a ticket, and only wish to come and hear Patricia speak, you will be able to purchase a $10 ticket for this up until 3 May.  Tickets are available from Barbara Thompson, Margaret Duncan, Norma Saxton and Diana Coles.
 
Christian Unity Ecumenical Celebration – Sunday 22 May
If you would like to visit another church please add your name to the list on the Office counter or speak with Jan Clear.
 
Welfare Special Project
Please see the notice in the bulletin if you are able to assist Baby Emmanuel’s family as they prepare for his arrival in June.
 
Office Hours
A communication regarding the new Church Office hours, and upcoming focus groups, is available on the wiki at:- http://wiki.gwuc.org.au/gwuc/ChurchOfficeStaffingApr2016