NightChurch News 11 November

THIS SUNDAY: Kez Pell is leading the service as we continue our series on ‘God, Love, Sex n Stuff’ with Nicholas Tuohy as our speaker. Jono Newmarch is organising the music team, Chris Pickering will lead in prayer, Zach Moore and Jadon Dutra are on audio/data, Dan Lansdown is convening, and Ash Moore is providing supper. Thanks everyone.

NIGHTCHURCH CAMP: There are still a few people who haven’t paid for NightChurch Camp yet – if that’s you, can you please transfer $30 into the account ASAP. Bank details have been posted on the NightChurch Facebook group.

KARANA CHAPEL: Karana is an aged care community in Kew and every Sunday morning they have a chapel service at 10.30am. We are looking for volunteers to help take residents from their rooms to the chapel on Sunday mornings. If you are interested in helping out (either regularly or occasionally), please contact Laura Baker for more details.

CORNERSTONE: If you are interested in visiting Cornerstone (missional community in Swan Hill) to get a taste of the experience and community, there is an upcoming event ‘Two Weeks at Swan Hill’ running from November 19-30 that introduces you to life at Cornerstone. More details are available at www.cornerstone.edu.au.

‘FUN TIMES’ NIGHT: Matt Hill and Bec Paterson are heading to Cambodia in January 2013 with a group of young people to volunteer at the Cambodia Children’s Trust. To help support their trip, come along to the fundraiser trivia night on Saturday 17 November, 7.30pm at the church hall. Cost is $15 per person, book online at: http://tiny.cc/4284lw. See Facebook event page for more details: www.facebook.com/events/184334481703439.

OP SHOP FUNDRAISER: The Kew Baps girls’ group is running an op shop fundraiser on Tuesday 20 November to support Beth Hunter’s dad’s hospital in Kenya (see http://bungomaproject.com.au). The event will be held at 7 Carrick Street, Mont Albert and will run from 7.30-9.30pm. If you have any clothes, accessories etc that you could donate, please contact Laura Baker.

RED FROGS: A number of people from NightChurch are volunteering with Red Frogs for schoolies programs in Byron Bay, Lorne and Rye. You can help support their ministry by buying a bottle of pancake mixture and bringing it to church to donate to the Red Frogs team.

BOOKS FOR SALE: To coincide with the current NightChurch series on sex and sexuality, the following books are available for purchase from the church:

1         The Meaning of Marriage – Timothy Keller ($15)

2         Sex God – Rob Bell ($10)

3         Sex and the Supremacy of Christ – John Piper ($15)

MORNING PRAYER: Every weekday the church is open from 7.30am (6.30am on Tuesdays) for prayer. You can pray together with others or just enjoy the space and silence of hanging out with God alone. A great way to start the day!

HOUSEMATE REQUIRED: Josh Hardidge (great cook and myotherapist) and Luke Gibbons (aka Gibbo) are looking for a female housemate to move in to their amazing apartment with a spacious lounge room and city views.  Looking for someone to move in mid-November, please contact Luke Gibbons  if you’re interested.

WEBSITE OF THE WEEK: This week I thought I’d feature an article entitled The big list of 100 tools, tips and tricks to work more efficiently online. The article can be found at http://tinyurl.com/8epbddh.

ITEMS FOR NIGHTCHURCH NEWS: Steve Pattison.