Category Archives: Community

Hobsons Bay Churches Carols 2012

Celebrate the birth of Jesus with us. Come to: Trafalgar Reserve, Trafalgar Avenue, Altona Meadows on Saturday 22nd December or Commonwealth Reserve, Nelson Place, Williamstown on Sunday 23rd December. If you and your family love singing carols, then why not … Continue reading Continue reading

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“Search and Rescue” Report

“Search and Rescue” May I say that something very special and very ordinary happened over these 2 days in August in Hobson’s Bay this weekend. A group of people from all over Hobson’s Bay met to sing, praise God, pray … Continue reading Continue reading

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Hobsons Bay Churches Easter Dawn services

Williamstown: It was a wonderful morning with people from Williamstown, Newport and Spotswood churches. The backdrop over the water as the sun was rising with the stark empty cross was magnificent. Again the sun arose at just the right moment! … Continue reading Continue reading

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Flood Relief Work

On Saturday the 5th of March a group of 19 people mainly from our church but some others also, including a small group of girls from Westbourne Grammar School went to Charlton to help with fencing that had been destroyed … Continue reading Continue reading

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Report on Oikos Get Together

On Sunday 27th March Di and I held our first Oikos get together for people interested in simple church and house church in Melbourne’s western suburbs. Oikos is a non-denominational house church encouragement network which has now been ministering for … Continue reading Continue reading

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Abortion

I read this blog on the website of The Babes Project, an organisation committed to providing alternate viable options to women faced with crisis pregnancy and contemplating an abortion. http://www.thebabesproject.com/index.html I thought it was such a masterful and moving piece … Continue reading Continue reading

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Izza is our latest new blogger

Please welcome Izza as a new blogger. Izza is a brother in the local church whom I know and trust. He has shared with me his reasons for keeping his identity secret, not just because he is shy but because of safety, … Continue reading Continue reading

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Welcome to Peter Zammit as a new blog author

I just want to welcome and introduce Peter Zammit as a new author on the Hobsons Bay Churches Blog. Peter is an active member of Christ Church Newport, and Di and I have long known and respected him as a … Continue reading Continue reading

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