Parents’ Blog

Parents’ Blog

Community Carols this Sunday

G’day Parents, This weekend (Dec 16) Sunday@6 will not be at the St John’s buildling. Instead we’ll be at the Community Carols down at Coventry Oval. You can read about it at our info hub or check out the Facebook event. See you there for a sausage and some singing. Finishes with fireworks! We’ll have one more Sunday@6 service on Dec 23. There will be no evening service on Dec 30. Kirk

Teaching Children to Pray

  Hi families, Over the past three weeks, St John’s Kids at the 9:30am service have been exploring a series on Prayer. If you missed out on receiving the Prayer resource handed out to families, go to a different service, or just prefer a digital copy, please click on the applicable link(s): Teaching Children to Pray, 2-6 yrs Teaching Children to Pray, 7-11yrs (Please excuse the formatting of the PDFs. It’s designed to be a two-sided tri-fold booklet, not a…

Extended Worship – after Sunday@6 this week

Hello parents, After this weeks service, 2nd December we will be having a time of extended worship and prayer. This is a great chance to take a break from the week to praise God together through music and prayer. Our service will officially end between 7-7.10 pm, we will then kick everyone out, set up the space and then invite everyone back in for extended worship until around 8 pm. All are welcome, both youth and parents alike! Andi

A big week ahead!

Hey Parents, This week we have a few things to look forward to: Our youth event: Diamo Scavenger Hunt, is THIS FRIDAY! For more information and to RSVP click here. This week we will be having another Come and See themed service. This means it’s excellent for inviting friends to as we’ll focus both services on being friendly to non-church people, especially in our teaching. Once a month a bunch of Christians in our area get together for a time of worship.…

Picnic this Sunday

Hi families, You are invited to a picnic lunch at Peppers Paddock, 7 Kangaroo Ground-Wattle Glen Rd. Wattle Glen, after the morning service this Sunday (18 Nov). All Welcome! BYO picnic (there are also BBQ facilities) and chairs/picnic rug etc. Note: The church Hall & Foyer will be the backup plan if the weather is inclement, but at this stage we’re expecting perfect picnic weather!

Come and See Service – this Sunday 18th November

Hello Parents, This week the 9:30 am and Sunday@6 services are both Come and See themed. This means they’re excellent for inviting friends to as we’ll focus both services on being friendly to non-church people, especially in our teaching. Also, our next youth event: Diamo Scavenger Hunt, is coming up in just two weeks! For more information and to RSVP click here. Have a great week, Andi

Sunday@6 Dinner this week + our next youth event

Hey Parents, This Sunday we will be eating a meal together before our Sunday@6 service – 11th November. Dinner is at 5pm in the St John’s foyer, we recommend bringing a $5 donation to help us cover costs. Our next Youth Event will be a Scavenger Hunt around Diamond Creek, Friday 23rd November, a fun night of adventure and hanging out. To find more information and to RSVP click here. Have a great week, Andi

Grade 6s welcome at Youth Unite

G’day Parents, Just a quick note to say we’d love to have grade 6s with us at Youth Unite this Friday (as well as year 7-12s). It’s a great chance for them to get a taste of youth ministry and they’re generally excellent events. Click here for more info and RSVP. Kirk

Youth Event: Youth Unite Spring – THIS FRIDAY!

Hey Parents, Youth Unite Spring is this Friday! This is a chance for our youth to join youth from churches in our area for a time of worship, games, hanging out and learning more about God! Details: Friday 26th October Meet at St Johns 6.30 pm (we’ll then car-pool to Mill Park Baptist Church) Pick up St Johns 10 pm $5 entry Please RSVP here. Also, once a month a bunch of Christians in our area get together for a time of worship. The next Plantroom…

Youth Event: Youth Unite Spring

Hey Parents, Our next youth event is Youth Unite Spring. This is a chance for our youth to join youth from churches around our area for a time of worship, games, hanging out and learning more about God! Details: Friday 26th October Meet at St Johns 6.30 pm (we’ll then car-pool to Mill Park Baptist Church) Pick up St Johns 10 pm $5 entry Please RSVP here. Thanks, Andi

Ping-Pong-athon + Sunday@6 Dinner – THIS WEEK!

  Hey Parents, Our Ping-Pong-athon to combat human trafficking is THIS FRIDAY! Friday 12th October 6.30-9.30 pm St John’s Foyer $10 (dinner included) Please RSVP here. Also, please join us for dinner this Sunday – 14th October. Dinner is at 5 pm in the St John’s foyer, we recommend bringing a $5 donation to help us cover costs. Hope to see you then, Andi

EXTENDED Q AND A – AFTER SUNDAY@6 7TH OCTOBER

Hello parents, Following our service this Sunday; 7.20 pm – 8 pm, 7th October, we will be having an extended time of Q and A. This is a great opportunity to ask a panel of Sunday@6 goers questions about this week’s talk and anything else God related. Also, please don’t forget to RSVP to our youth Ping-Pong-athon here. It’s only two weeks away! Andi