Writing in the Parish Press on Sunday 10th February 2019, Fr Russell commented -
"How often do we cut God out of our lives because we forget that we are part of God? ..... We have to develop the understanding that God is in every part of our journey, not just at the end.... God shares our journey, our sufferings and our joys, and His invitation is to enter deeply into His infinite joys and everlasting life...."
Come and Worship with us! You will be very welcome!
Christ Church is on the corner of Moorabool and McKillop Streets in Geelong - follow the links from the menu at the left of this page to find out more about the Parish.
.... as the year unfolds ...
... we are continuing in the season of Pentecost and reflecting in the Pew Bulletin for 11th August 2019 Fr Russell commented -
"...God will give us everything we need and will be there for us at all times. As life passes by and difficulties come upon us, we are going to need great strength. God will give us that strength. It is the gifts of the Lord that He freely gives to his servants that are the greatest treasure. They are the gifts that won't fade, [and] that time can't destroy.... "
The Parish welcomed our Regional Bishop Kate Prowd to be Celebrant & Preacher on Sunday 14th July. If you would like to re-hear her address or hear excerpts from the Meals Program Thanksgiving Service held on 15th July, go to 'Recent Celebrations' in the menu to the left of this page.
Within the Parish, the Parish Book Group has choosen the books it is reading and discussing for the coming months - if you'd like to join this group just speak to Fr Russell..... and Sunday School (CAFS) meets weekly on each Sunday at 9.30am during school terms.
Looking ahead as the year unfolds....
As the year goes on, our Sunday 8am, 9.30am and 5.15pm Eucharist services continue, as does the Wednesday Eucharist at 9.30am, and other weekday services (see the menu on the left), for the remainder of the year. Do join us for any of these services!
Parish Film Nites are continuing throughout 2019 - on the second Monday of each month; and the Parish Social Club is also meeting monthly, usually on the first Saturday each month; and ....
... details of these and all the other happenings around the Parish are available from the Parish Office or at our regular services.