Synod Snaps – July 2017

Every month, the Ocean Grove-Barwon Heads Uniting Church congregation holds an intergenerational worship service called ‘4R Thrive Together’.


Synod staff celebrated the Uniting Church’s 40th anniversary with a special cake baked by Merryn Rowlands.

mark lawrence and kim quach

The St Andrew’s Uniting Church in Alexandra was rebuilt from an old wooden Presbyterian building to a brick church 50 years ago. Windows were installed on the north side of the building 40 years ago to celebrate Union, with the badges of the three churches and the Uniting Church logo.

An intercultural celebration was held at St Andrew’s-Hanbit Uniting Church in Box Hill to commemorate the 40th anniversary of the Uniting Church.

intercultural celebration

The Presbytery of Tasmania held a morning tea to celebrate the church’s 40th anniversary. From left: Ian Farquhar, Eliza Day, Rev Amanda Nicholas and Presbytery Chair David Reeve. The cakes were made by Launceston North’s youth group members.


St Thomas’ Uniting Church in Craigieburn hosted an Iftar dinner with members of the local Turkish Muslim community.


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