St Kilda Uniting Church Lent and Easter Holy Week while in isolation

Lent and Easter

It’s rather strange to realise that for Lent 2020 we are having to give up gathering as a church community. Lent – time to give up Usually, Lent inspires people to give up a range of things – personal favourites like chocolate or wine, or meaningful experiences like meals in a restaurant. It’s usually about…

St Kilda Uniting Church Prayer for hospitality

Prayer About Hospitality

Loving God, As people of a faith tradition, we believe in hospitality. We believe in responding with kindness and generosity, in sharing, offering companionship, welcoming and helping others. Help us to understand hospitality. Are there boundaries to hospitality? May our questioning bring Your forgiveness. Fill our hearts with Your love, and be with us, so…

Introduction to Indigenous Theology

January the 19th Sermon

The earliest inhabitants of the area now covered by the City of Port Phillip were the Yalukut Weelam, one of the five clans of the Boon Wurrung, known as the coastal tribe, and who were members of the Kulin nation, the sovereign First Peoples of this place. We honour their elders past, present and emerging…

St Kilda Uniting Church Bush fires letter

Bush fires

Please see attached a letter from The Moderator of the  Uniting Church Vic/Tas (Rev Denise Liersch) re the recent bush fires. If you would like to make a contribution you could do this at the Uniting  VicTas Bushfire Appeal via the following link This gives UNITING the option of buying urgently needed goods or funding recovery.

Lord let see you in me

Lord Let me See

You probably won’t know ‘Harry’. You might have seen him walking down either Chapel or Carlisle St. You might not have. Harry doesn’t say very much. Keeps himself to himself. Most times he just stands in the doorway of an empty shop that’s been available for lease for months. He just kind of blends into…

Christmas - Advent Cousins

Advent Cousins

It’s the end of the school term and I was able to get to one of the grade 6 concerts. It’s a very special feeling watching your 2 eldest grandchildren who are cousins performing on stage. Especially when you know they have been rehearsing at home for weeks, stressing out over complicated choreography, and driving…