Weekly Church Service – Palm/Passion Sunday: 14th of April – 2019


Sentence:

At the name of Jesus, every knee shall bend, in heaven and on earth and under the earth, and every tongue confess that Jesus Christ is Lord, to the glory of God the Father.
Philippians 2:10 – 11


Collect of the day

Everlasting God, in your tender love for the human race you sent your son to take our nature and to suffer death upon the cross; in your mercy enable us to share in his obedience to your will and in the glorious victory of his resurrection; through Jesus Christ our Lord, who lives and reigns with you and the Holy Spirit, one God, forever and ever.
Amen.

Continue reading “Weekly Church Service – Palm/Passion Sunday: 14th of April – 2019”

Weekly Church Service – Lent Five: 7th of April – 2019

 Includes Sermon Audio

Sentence:

Those who go out weeping, bearing the seed for sowing, shall come home with shouts of joy, carrying their sheaves.
Psalm 126:6


Collect of the day

Christ, whose feet were caressed with perfume and a woman’s hair, you humbly took a basin and towel and washed the feet of your friends: wash us also in your tenderness, that, in bracing your service freely, we may accept no other bondage in your name.
Amen.

Continue reading “Weekly Church Service – Lent Five: 7th of April – 2019”

Holy Week services

Holy Week with the Great Three Days of Easter are the most important time of the year for Christians. Please find below all the services and events for this time.


Start of Holy Week

Sunday 14 April, 7.30am and 9am ~ Palm Sunday
Eucharist with Procession of Palms

Sunday 14 April, 1pm ~ Walk for Justice4Refugees
In the CBD, see www.justice4refugeeswa.com


The Triduum

Thursday 18 April, 7pm ~ Maundy Thursday
Eucharist with Foot Washing and Stripping of the Altar

Friday 19  April, 9am ~ Good Friday
Readings, hymns, solemn prayers, and the veneration of the cross

Sunday 21 April, 7.30am and 9am ~ Easter Day 
Sung Eucharist with classic hymns


Weekly Church Service – Lent Four: 31st of March – 2019

 Includes Sermon Audio

Sentence:

While he was still far off his father saw him and was was filled with compassion; he ran and put his arms around him and kissed him. Luke 15:21


Collect of the day

God of compassion, you are slow to anger, and full of mercy, welcoming sinners who return to you with a penitent heart; receive in your loving embrace all who come home to you, and seat them at your bountiful table that, with all your children, may feast with delight on all that satisfies the hungry heart. We ask this in the name of Jesus Christ our saviour, who lives and reigns with you in the unity of the Holy Spirit, one God, forever and ever. Amen.

Continue reading “Weekly Church Service – Lent Four: 31st of March – 2019”

Weekly Church Service – Lent three: 24th of March – 2019

 Includes Sermon Audio

Sentence:

Seek the Lord while he may be found, call upon him while he is near.
Isaiah 55:6


Collect of the day

O God, the fountain of life, for a humanity parched with thirst to you offer the living water that springs from the rock, our saviour Jesus Christ: stir up within your people with the gift of your spirit, that we may profess our faith with freshness and announce with joy the wonder of your love.
We ask this through our Lord Jesus Christ, who lives and reigns with you in the unity of the Holy Spirit, one God forever and ever. Amen

Continue reading “Weekly Church Service – Lent three: 24th of March – 2019”

Weekly Church Service – Lent two: 17th of March – 2019

 Includes Sermon Audio

Sentence:

Our citizenship is in heaven, and is from there that we are expecting a saviour, the Lord Jesus Christ. Philippians 3:20


Collect of the day

God of our ancestors,
whose chosen servant Abraham was given faith to obey your call and go out into the unknown;
endow your church with such faith that we may follow you with courage for the sake of Jesus Christ our Lord who lives and reigns with you and the Holy Spirit, one God, forever and ever, Amen.

Continue reading “Weekly Church Service – Lent two: 17th of March – 2019”

Weekly Church Service – Lent one: 10th of March – 2019


Sentence:

Worship the Lord your God, and serve only him. Luke 4:8


Collect of the day

O saving God,
who led your people through the wilderness and brought them to the promised land:
so guide us that, following our saviour,
we may walk through the wildernesses of this world and be brought to the glory of the world which is to come;
through your son, Jesus Christ our Lord,
who lives and reigns with you and the Holy Spirit, one God, now and forever Amen.

Continue reading “Weekly Church Service – Lent one: 10th of March – 2019”

Weekly Church Service: Transfiguration – 3 March 2019 – includes sermon audio

 Includes Sermon Audio

Sentence:

And the Word became flesh and dwelt among us, and we have seen his glory, the glory as of a Father’s only son, full of grace and truth. John 1:14


Collect of the day

O God, glorious and faithful, you reveal the beauty of your face to those who seek you with a sincere heart:
strengthen us in faith to embrace the mystery of the cross, and open our hearts to its transforming power, so that, clinging in love to your will for us, we may walk as followers of your son, Jesus Christ, our Lord, who lives and reigns with you and the Holy Spirit one God, for ever and ever.
Amen

Continue reading “Weekly Church Service: Transfiguration – 3 March 2019 – includes sermon audio”

Weekly Church Service: Epiphany 7; 24th of February 2019 – includes sermon audio

 Includes Sermon Audio

Sentence:

Love your enemies, do good, and lend, expecting nothing in return.
You will be children of the most high, for he is kind to the ungrateful and the wicked.
Luke 6:35


Collect of the day

God of compassion,
keep before us the love that you have revealed in your son,
who prayed even for his enemies,
in our words and deeds, help us to be like him,
through whom we pray Jesus Christ our Lord and saviour. Amen.

Continue reading “Weekly Church Service: Epiphany 7; 24th of February 2019 – includes sermon audio”

WordPress.com.

Up ↑