Category Archives: Sundays

A breath of fresh care

What do a parachute, the Lectionary Text for the day and a model for pastoral care have in common? Quite a bit, it would seem. The theme for Sunday 27th May was exploring a ministry of creative care for Sophia’s … Continue reading

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Sophia’s Spring welcomes Jan and Kay

Last Sunday was the start of a three month Intentional Creative Ministry that Jan Sebastian and Kay Quisenberry will undertake with the Sophia’s Spring community.  Jan and Kay are no strangers to Sophia’s Spring. We have enjoyed their gentle and … Continue reading

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Blessing of the Animals

Sunday, November 12, 2017 10am Learning Centre, CERES   Bring your pet (or animal photo) for a blessing.  The blessing ceremony will take place outside the Learning Centre at CERES and will start at 10am. Barbara Allen, first Chaplain of … Continue reading

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midsumma celebration

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Coming soon – Animal Blessing

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Coming up at Sophia’s Spring

Two more Sundays of our Winter Fling … August 21 – Rev Dr Coralie Ling will be taking the service August 28 – campfire service with communion, followed by billy tea and morning tea (weather permitting) During September we will … Continue reading

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National Tree Day

Last Sunday, July 31, was National Tree Day. While some groups planted 100’s of trees, we planted just one: a carefully chosen Eucalyptus crenulata.  We will be able to see it from the windows in the Learning Centre and when … Continue reading

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First week in Advent: Anticipating

This year our theme for Advent is A Journey through wonder towards Wisdom.  Inspired by the Socrates quote ‘wisdom begins in wonder’, we have taken four aspects of wonder and made them the theme for each of the weeks in … Continue reading

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Disappointment

What do you do when it all turns to dust?  This was the theme we looked at our last Sunday morning gathering.   We focused on the Narrative Lectionary reading for the day, which was Hosea 11:1-9. We heard  that along … Continue reading

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This Sunday

A service to mark the World Week for Peace in Palestine Israel When: 10.00am, Sunday 20 September Where: Sophia’s Spring, an ecofeminist community of the Uniting Church in Australia CERES Learning Centre (enter via Lee Street), Brunswick East . Guest … Continue reading

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