Sunday 2 December 2018

While our Church Building is Repaired we are meeting each Sunday at The Mineral & Lapidary Club 110 Waltham Rd (next to Waltham School) at 10am.

We would love to have the opportunity to welcome you.


Sunday 2nd December 2018

NOTICES: A very warm welcome to all who worship with us today. Please join us for morning tea after the service.

Wednesday Walkers 5th December: Meet 9.30am for a cruise and walk in Lyttelton (weather permitting!) Take the No 28 bus from Garlands Road at 9.20am, to catch the 9.50 Ferry to Diamond Harbour for a return trip, followed by coffee at Anneke’s home. People who prefer to drive should be at the ferry at 9.50.  Don’t forget your gold-card or Metro card for the bus and/or ferry. All welcome.  Anneke 021 077 4065.

NEXT SUNDAY is your last chance to bring Christmas Gifts for Waltham Cottage. Gifts are required for men, women, teenagers and children –  toiletries, clothing, toys, books, biscuits, sweets etc – all the things you would like to receive.

South Elder Care Vacancy – we are looking for a couple of men to work with our increasing number of male clients, alongside David Hodder on the 2nd & 4th Tuesdays. We would like someone who enjoys the company of men, prepared to take part in active games – table tennis, darts, quoits, walking etc… We resume on 15th January 2019. Please talk to Lyndsey McKay 388 1264 for more details.

2019 morning tea and door duty roster now available – please pick up your copy.


Christmas Eve 24th  December 7pm

Christmas Day 25th  December 9.30am

Sunday 30th  December 10am at Beckenham Methodist

Sunday 6th  January 10am Here

Sunday 13th  January 10am at Beckenham Methodist

 Sunday 16th December – All Age Service… we’ll be building mangers, making stars, decorating angel biscuits, and creating beauty out of junk. There will be conversations, interaction, and creativity as we draw closer to Christmas together. Bring your children and grandchildren.

 CWS Christmas Appeal:   envelopes can be delivered back to church any Sunday until January 20th.

South Brighton Voices Concert  ‘Gifts of Song’ will be held on Sunday 9th December, 3pm at the Linwood Ave Baptist Church, cnr Linwood Ave/Worcester St. Refreshments will be served. Tickets $15 adults $2 children available  from Lyndsey McKay.

Building News: The concrete drive outside will be poured this week; the asphalt carpark will then be prepared.

Bricklaying is completed, and we believe all structural work has been completed. We wait for the sign off from the engineer.

The kitchen joinery has been installed and final plastering throughout the complex completed. Shipleys are installing the data projector and sound system. The electrician has almost completed the electrical fitout. We will hold the first services on Christmas Eve & Christmas Day.