...this week at Christ Church!

... and looking ahead to services resuming on 28th June!

Pentecost - 31st May 2020

blue ball this week's Parish Press (31st May 2020) (the Vicar's message, prayers and Parish information)

blue ball ... some reflective music, to begin (this week the introductory music is a recording of Russell Edwards playing recorder - it was recorded live at the start of an 8am Sunday services)

celebrate Eucharist at Christ Church today (video) (44:09)

this Eucharist is celebrated especially for Pentecost.

* please note - this service was filmed live in Christ Church, so background noise will be audible from time to time, and volume controls may need to be adjusted! The video includes the Readings, the Psalm, the Gospel, and the Sermon (presented by Fr Russell) - for your use in worship at home....

blue ball today's Readings and Psalm ( a link to today's Readings, Psalm, and the Gospel - for you to read)

blue ball you can also listen a beautiful version of today's Psalm (Ps 104) as sung by the Lincoln Cathedral Choir...... The Choir here sings all of Psalm 104 - verse 10 onwards which we read today s at 4:35
** please ignore or skip any advertisements that appear before the singing of the Psalm!

... some Special Prayers for these times (including a Prayer for our Vicar and supporting clergy)

...this week's Hymn - HYMN 320 - "Breathe on me, breath of God" - a hymn with special significance for Pentecost - here played by Winton Barry and sung by the Christ Church choir and congregation.

for quiet times in the days ahead... Holy Days in June ....books to read .... God in the Arts

... and you might also like to look at - The Melbourne Anglican (May 2020)  Prayer Diary (May-June) .

... and just for fun ...various things to do... ... and for younger members of the family!

* these resources are updated most weeks!....

The Parish Pastoral Group is keeping in touch with everyone, but if you've not had a call please email the Parish or call Fr Russell (0433933738) or Judy Munro (0419870447)

... as well as services resuming from 28th June, the 2020 Woolies Market is also on - it will be held on Saturday 27th June from 9.30am to 1.30pm- click the link in the menu at the left for more details, but do mark your diaries and tell all your family and friends!

... and please remember that Parish expenses go on, even though services are expected to resume from Sunday 28th June - and Parish finances have fallen considerably since the shutdown. You can maintain yoursupport for the Parish by bank account deductions via the Anglican Development Fund ... and you can also support the Parish through the digital Entertainment Book for 2020-21 - click this link for details. We need to continue our contributions if we want to sustain our Parish!

...for other news the quarterly Parish Magazine - the Chronicle - is available online (see link at left), and the June edition will be delivered (or posted) early in June. This page is being updated every few days, or as changes occur. Stay safe and stay well!


...you can find Christ Church on the corner of Moorabool & McKillop Sts, Geelong

Vicar - Fr Russell Trickey

0433 933 738  or email trickeyrussell13@gmail.com  

Parish Office Ph 03 5221 8055


... missed an earlier Parish Press ??

... listen to a recent sermon

send in your news and photos!

messages & news from across your parish

Send your prayer requests to be added to the Prayer Diary (below)

your Prayers are asked for ...

.... want to singalong with your favourite hymns ??

...and Christ Church is also on Facebook (see menu at left) - Morning Prayer is live at 8.30 am on Wednesday, Friday and Sunday; whilst Evening Prayer is live at 5 pm on Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday. The video is placed on Facebook a few minutes after it is streamed.



updated 29th May 2020
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