The traditional people of this land, the Kulin people, call this season in April – July ‘waring’ or wombat season. Temperatures are at their lowest. Rainy days follow misty mornings. Wombats emerge to bask and graze in the sunshine. The… Continue Reading →
A reflection for home or in a worship gathering that we shared in last Sunday. Materials: Paper and marker. How has being a Christ follower or someone who loves and respects Jesus shaped your week? What has his love meant… Continue Reading →
Ideas for Living Joyfully into this Season 4o days of Celtic Advent and 12 days of Christmas 2017 In the 6th century, the Celtic Christians celebrated Advent during the 40 days before Christmas, as a mirror to the period of… Continue Reading →
Evening Prayer of Examen Adapted for all ages by Toli Morgan Find a comfortable place and remind yourself that God is there with you. Now look back over your day. Were you at home? Were you at school? Were you… Continue Reading →
Intro Today is a special holiday celebration. Today we come together as church community to bless God for the season of Spring. For spring in creation, for spring times in our lives. For change and growth and new things. First,… Continue Reading →
Eastern Hills Community Church acknowledges that we meet and work on land for which people of the Kulin Nations are the traditional owners and custodians.
We remember and pay our respects to our Aboriginal and Torres Strait Elders from the past, present and future.
We give thanks for the rich heritage and culture of the Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people through whom God sustained the life, spirit and promise of this land and waters which we celebrate today.
We embrace and are blessed by the wisdom and leadership of our Aboriginal and Torres Strait Elders.
We look forward to justice and reconciliation for this land and it's peoples.