Please find an update from our Interim Moderator – Dave Thurston – on the progress to date of our Senior Pastor Selection Committee. If you have any questions about this, please contact any of the committee members – Sandra Hinrichsen, John Wallace, Don Todman, Lorraine Eastwell, Lisa Tobin, Roddy McNichol,
Please find below an update from our Springfield and City South campus pastors, Josiah and Nathan, on where their respective campuses are at, and what the next steps are for each of them. If you have any questions on the campus updates, please direct them to Josiah or Nathan, or
Praise God for the launch of the Talaandig/Higaonon Scriptures. God made it happen despite so many things being against the launch of these scriptures. Please join us in celebrating this amazing milestone, and give thanks to God for this news
We have recently undertaken a review of how and where we communicate things to you guys, and we’re making a few changes, to hopefully simplify things, and make it easier to find information. Newsletter Refresh We have made some changes to the newsletter, which you’ll notice taking affect from next
For our church
- Prayer for a Senior Pastor. We know God knows exactly who he wants to be our Senior Pastor. Pray that God continues to prepare his heart for the job. Pray for our patience as we wait for a Senior Pastor to arrive.
- Continue to pray for our Selection Committee. Thank God for the work they have been doing defining selection criteria, watching sermons, and checking out churches. Pray for continued patience and wisdom.
- Pray for our Campuses. Thank God for our campuses. Pray for Nathan and Josiah as they lead their congregations, and prepare to become independent congregations in God’s own timing.
- Please pray for our Ephesians series – that we might be transformed through God’s word by the power of the Holy Spirit.
For our Nation
- Pray for our nation as we continue to see Covid-19 spread.
- Pray for wisdom for our leaders as they make decisions on restrictions, and the impact – social, mental, economic – of these.
- We have received a plea from our brothers and sisters at Kirkbrae Presbyterian Home in Melbourne who are affected by the Covid-19 outbreak. For the latest update from Kirkbrae, visit https://www.kirkbrae.org.au/covid-19-updates/
For our Mission Partners
- We have received an update from Paul and Debbie Howell in the Philippines. Praise God for the release of a bible translation in the native language! Please continue to pray that people will be reached with the gospel. To watch the video update, check out the post in this week’s newsletter
For Creek Road Campus community updates, head over to the Facebook Creek Road Community Group.