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…

St Kilda Uniting Church Conversations Papua New Guinea

Conversations

What a privilege and opportunity to speak with someone from another culture. Our conversations began over six months ago, and we have been in contact ever since. Ryon, whom you will meet in this morning’s worship, is a teacher in the Black Pearl Network’s English-speaking program. She and fourteen other teachers are involved in teaching…

St Kilda Uniting Church longing

Longing

If our encounter with a Coronavirus and an exhausting period of lockdown has taught us anything, it would have to be what it feels like to sit with a deep longing and learning how to patiently and sometimes impatiently wait for it to be satisfied. A longing to see and hug family. A longing to…

St Kilda Uniting Church Being church

Being church

We are almost there – all being well, the St Kilda Uniting Church will gather in the building at 163 Chapel St on Sunday 13th December. That may sound like an odd way to describe returning to the building which for over 140 years has stood on the corner of Chapel and Carlisle and been…