Every year, members of the Hopkins Region of Churches participate in a Soul Water Walk to mark the beginning of Lent. It is a time to reflect with their fellow travellers as they journey with Jesus on the way of the cross.
More than 100 people attended the Hopkins Church Picnic at the Warrnambool Botanic Gardens. The Hopkins Region consists of congregations from Warrnambool, Allansford, Port Fairy and Mortlake.
The Wendouree Uniting Church Ladies Evening Group held their annual Strawberry Luncheon to raise funds for Uniting Church Hospital and Aged Care Chaplaincy. A $2200 cheque was presented to the hospital and aged care chaplain Andrew Shearer-Cox.
The Lara Uniting Church sold pancakes during the weekend of the Avalon airshow to raise funds for UnitingCare.
The History of Unicare was launched by Rev Dr Peter Blackwood at the North Balwyn Uniting Church on Sunday 5 March. L to R: chairman Rod Harden, convenor Mrs Ruth Shipp, author Graham Beanland and Rev Dr Peter Blackwood.