St Andrews Church Service Sunday 13th September

In times of exile, everybody wants a hero.
Be careful what you wish for folks...
the time of the warrior king god needs to end.
With thanks to Mark, Indigo, Jill and the Ridley Kids and Janice and Grace and the delightful Ms Pearl.

St Andrews Church Service Sunday 6th September

The Christchurch verdict opens us up to questions of forgiveness and evil outside of comprehension...what can our faith offer into this space?
With thanks to Louise and the boys, Georgie, Mark, Indigo, Tilly and Kirsty and Peter and Leichardt Uniting Church

St Andrews Church Service Sunday 30th August 2020

Moses said YES to Holy Fire,  Adrian Burragubba says NO to Adani, time to decide what your faith 
is all about....  Huge thanks today to Helen (by the sea), Tilly and Eli (in the bush) and the rest of us (in the stinking city) Mark, Ange, Boyd and Indigo.

St Andrews Church Service Sunday 23rd August 2020

Jesus tells us that we are his rock...but some of us are not feeling so steady 3 weeks into Stage 4. Courage my friends...together we are strong.

With thanks to Terry, Nell, Chris, Fay, Mark, Indigo and Alisha xxx

St Andrews Church Service Sunday 16th August 2020

Oh Jesus: lamb of god,
good shepherd, man of sorrows,
singer of songs of justice...
Oh Jesus...racist?

Let's see what one good woman, amongst many, has to say, on this day, to us all With thanks to Rabbi Brian, Cristy, Barry, Indi, Derek, Mark, Grace and the beautiful Clover for her sweet, sweet song.

St Andrews Church Service Sunday 9th August 2020

This week we pray for Beirut, we welcome Nicki to the pulpit and we reflect on miracles  and wild water. Thanks to Mark, Georgie, Grace and Grace (!), Ginger, Indigo and Leslie and of course our preacher Nicki.

St Andrews Church Service Sunday 2nd August 2020

When did we give away our collective power? When did we forget that Jesus could feed the 5000 with the power of communal love? When did caring for our older people become about profit...when oh lord...when?

Thanks as always to the magnificent Mark Lucas without whom worship would consist of me standing on the church steps throwing bibles at passers by. Thanks also to Lucy, Anna, Paul, Tilly, Indi , Alex Angus and Emily for her stunning and heartbreaking prayers...God Bless.

St Andrews Church Service Sunday 26th July 2020

So apparently nothing can separate us from the love of God... Really? Not even a lockdown? Not even fear? Not even really weird doctrines from the Reformation? Nothing.

Deep thanks to Brian, Georgie, Mark, Jancice, Indigo, Lucy and Joe

St Andrews Church Service Sunday 19th July 2020

Statues are toppling, sacred spaces are being blown up, the barbarian is at the gate, children are sewing masks for refugees and Jacob saw angels, on a ladder...everything is tipped upside down, for good and where do you stand?

Special thanks to Georgie, Mark, the Sewers, Indigo, Winsom and Arthur, Sharon and Rochelle and Anthony.

St Andrews Church Service Sunday 12th July 2020

Thanks to Allan, Grace, Mark, Mathew, indigo and Kat. What shall we call this generation? Wild? Wonderful? And full of Holy Hope...