THIS WEEK @ NIGHTCHURCH: We welcome special guest speaker Rev Dr Paul Beasley-Murray from the UK. Paul will be speaking on “True Love Forgives”. Caz James is leading the service, Mat Hunter is organising the music team, Katie-Ann Baird will lead in prayer, Luke Boswell and Jadon Dutra are on audio/data, Zach Moore will be providing supper, and Jordan Kube is convening. Thanks everyone.
Paul Beasley-Murray has just retired after 21 years as Senior Minister of Central Baptist Church, Chelmsford, UK, and before this was Principal of Spurgeon’s College, London. A prolific author of dozens of books and hundreds of articles pertaining to faith, theology and ministry. Since 1994 Paul has been Chairman of Ministry Today UK, an inter-denominational organisation, whose aim is to provide a supportive resource for all in pastoral leadership. www.paulbeasleymurray.com.
Paul will also be speaking at our Pastors and Leaders Seminar and Lunch on Tuesday 12 November, 10am-1pm in the Hall. “Living out the Call: Rising to the Challenge of Ministry Today”. Everyone welcome. RSVP to church office. $10 to cover morning tea and lunch.
NIGHTCHURCH CAMP: Friday 28 November – Sunday 30 November. Markthe dates in your diary! And if you have any suggestions for a venue (e.g. camping/farm/property/beach), please contact Dave Hore-Lacy, Elizabeth Bakker or Grace Walton. www.facebook.com/events/1643857329174433
THE HOUSE: Do you love people? Is being welcoming and hospitable something you enjoy? Are you up for fun? Are you up for a challenge? Do you have a desire to see young people new to Melbourne welcomed into the Kew Baptist community? We are now accepting applications to live in “The House” in 2015. If you’re interested, please read through the position description (http://tinyurl.com/kgk2qoe). Feel free to contact Steve or Anouchka if you have any questions. Ph: 9853 5402; email: firstname.lastname@example.org; or send us a message on Facebook.
GIRLS’ NIGHT: Every Tuesday night, the females of Res hang out with each other and this Tuesday we would love to have the females of NightChurch join us as we enjoy each other’s company. There will be fire, food and joy. It will be a great opportunity to meet people you have not met before. Tuesday 11 November, 7pm in the Res Carpark.
AMANDA’S BOOK LAUNCH: Saturday 8 November, 2:30-5pm at Newnham Hall. I would like to officially invite and welcome my church family at KBC to join with me in the launch of my new book. I will also have a number of my original artworks on display, and there will be a scrumptious afternoon tea. Come for a minute, or stay the afternoon. www.facebook.com/events/813978485313576
KEW COMMUNITY CAROLS: On Sunday 7 December, we have the Kew Community Carols. We need people to get involved – helping on the day with setting up, sausage sizzle, activities for kids, and other bits and pieces. Please see Phil Prior or Nicholas Tuohy if you want to get involved or you have some ideas for the day. www.facebook.com/events/1478817369072927
TUNES UNDER THE TREE: #TUTT is back and this time bigger than before! Saturday 22 November, 3pm onwards at The House. Artists include: Tree Top Tunes, Lilly Tunley, Kyle Barnard, MYAMI, Sampson, Young Vincent, Wire Bird. Entry $10. www.facebook.com/events/645631552221154
TITHING: A reminder that you can give your weekly offering via direct debit to the church account.
PRAYER: There is prayer at the back of the church at 5pm every Sunday. We’d love you to join with us in this important ministry!
That’s all for this edition of NightChurch News – Steve Pattison.