St Kilda Uniting Church Favourite books

Three Books

My granddaughter stood looking at all the books on my shelves and said,”Which 3 books did you like the most granddad”? Books 1 and 2 came to mind quickly but number 3 took a bit longer. But not much – a few seconds. It’s an interesting exercise if, like me, you’ve spent a great deal…

St Kilda Uniting Church Navigator of change

Navigators of Change

Having publicly announced my intention to retire around July this year, the implications of that decision are kicking in already. Some of them have been brought to my attention by others who have retired already from vocations that had consumed their head and their heart. I am grateful for their input. Their insights have been…

St Kilda Uniting Church Prayer for the change 1

Prayer about Change

Loving God, who supports and allows everything to live, Thank you for the gift of time – which flows on throughout our lives, just as water does not return to its source once it has flowed. We thank you for this moment, which can only be replaced by another moment, and so on. Help us…

St Kilda Uniting Church Prayer for the family

Prayers for the People 7/2/2021

Loving and compassionate God, who is ever-present. We are grounded in your love.   We remember the words of Jesus to “love your neighbour”.  We pause to bring our concerns and prayers for others before you.  Not as a fix it list for you to remedy but to remind ourselves that we have a responsibility…