(03) 9560-3580 office@gwuc.org.au

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 Fourth Week of May 2015

This week – Sunday 24 May – Rev Dr Sunny Chen
Today we welcome Rev Dr Sunny Chen, a gifted communicator, as our guest preacher at both our 9.15am and 11am services.

Australia’s Biggest Morning Tea at The Hub – Thursday 28 May – 10am to 12noon
Come and support this community event being hosted by The Hub and The Body Shop. Bring your family and friends. All donations will go to Cancer Council Victoria. If you are coming it will be helpful if you can please add your name to the list on the office counter – thank you.

Church Anniversary – Sunday 28 June
Following the 10am Combined Service we have the opportunity to share in a spit roast lunch. Tickets on sale from this Sunday. See Faye Wagon or Barbara Thompson. Tickets are available from the Church Office during the week ($20 per person, $10 children under 12). Don’t miss out – buy your ticket early. Remember – no ticket, no lunch!

Ivan’s Pies
The Tennis Club is holding it’s ‘Annual Pie Drive’ and would again appreciate your support. The delicious pies are an ideal quick meal now that the winter weather has arrived.  Forms are on the Office Counter.

Temporary board / accommodation needed
Mature lady seeking room and board for 1-2 weeks in June, while looking to buy a house/unit in Melbourne.  She has lived in our area (East Burwood) previously for some years and is now returning here from interstate.  Her friend in our congregation is unable to assist.
Anyone able to offer assistance is asked to contact the Office.

Children & Families Coordinator Job Ad

GLEN WAVERLEY UNITING CHURCH, VICTORIA

Coordinator: Ministry to Children and Families.

We seek an enthusiastic and committed person to work with our children and families.

This is a part-time position, 20 hours per week, initially for 2 years, preferably commencing Monday 13 July 2015.

The Coordinator will be experienced in the area of children and families ministry; have good communication skills; the ability to work with a broad range of people, as part of the Ministry Team; encourage and enhance the faith journey of children and families within the Glen Waverley Uniting Church congregation, its associated groups and the wider community.

The applicant must have a current Working with Children Check and a Police Check.

To obtain a copy of the Position Description contact Heather at the church office, phone: (03) 9560 3580, or email: office@gwuc.org.au

Applications in writing by 5.00pm on Monday 15 June 2015 to The Office Manager, Glen Waverley Uniting Church, Cnr. Kingsway and Bogong Avenue, Glen Waverley, Victoria, 3150 or office@gwuc.org.au

Weekly Reminder, First Week of May 2015

Next Week – Sunday 10 May – Material Aid Offering
Next week, 10 May, our material aid offering will be going to assist our local high schools wellbeing department.

Visitors for Christian Ecumenical Celebration Sunday – 17 May 2015
You are invited invited to be a visitor to another congregation on Sunday 17 May. Two people will visit each of four congregations. If you are interested in this ecumenical experience please add your name to the list on the Office Counter Further information from Alison Clarkson.

Worship Service Questionnaire
Thank you to all those who have completed the survey about our worship services. Details, as well as access to the electronic form, and preliminary analysis are available at http://wiki.gwuc.org.au/gwuc/ServicesSurvey2015. Paper copies are available from the Stewards Table or the office, to be returned there.

Entertainment Books
These have arrived and are available for purchase in the foyer between services or from Heather in the Church Office during the week. This is a great opportunity to support the work of the church and save some money at the same time.

Mail in the Letter Rack
Please make sure that you check the letter rack for any mail that is for you. It is very full at present and it costs to post uncollected items out.