The Screwtape Letters by C. S. Lewis

How do you find one-month challenges? Like Active April, H2October or Movember? They’re catchy and can be a good way to keep up with good habits. For me October has been Screwtape Lettersmonth, where I read 1 of the 31 chapters a day. And while I’m still reading it,...

One in Christ

Have you ever hopped on a bus, walked into a lecture theatre or entered a staff lunch room and had that moment of awkward panic – “Where am I going to sit?” “Is it weird if I sit next to him?” “Should I leave a gap between us?” I’m sure we’ve all felt...

Deny yourself

In preparation for one of the kids talks I was reminded of the importance of not only saying I follow Jesus, but showing I follow Jesus. Key to this is Christ’s call to discipleship in Mark 8:34 - If anyone would come after me, let him deny himself and take up his...

Thankfulness

As someone who describes themselves as more of a pessimist than an optimist, I often find it hard to be thankful. My prayer life is full of requests. Full of “Father, help me with…”, “Lord, provide for…”, but sadly lacking in thankfulness. I...

Professional development

Professional development is widely recognised as being very important to the development of your (you guessed it!) profession! But have you ever thought that your walk with the Lord might benefit from some ‘professional development’ also? Life...

Loving CSAC

Why do you come to church? Do you come for the good teaching? For the great kids ministry? The music? Or because you love the building? Would you consider yourself a consumer or spectator? Or do you see church as a place to serve? I was...

Hope

Yesterday the hopes of the Richmond Football Club and their fans were finally realised, as the siren rang across the Melbourne Cricket Ground. Richmond raised the premiership trophy as the 2017 premiers. It was the first time in 37 long years....

Reading the bible with your children

I recently heard an encouraging story about a father who instructed his 7-year-old son that if he didn’t start reading the bible everyday now, he never would. And so the boy started to read the bible daily. And the child, now a grown man, reads...

Why I will be voting ‘no’

As you know, we have been asked to vote on the definition of marriage. Do we uphold the traditional view of marriage between a man and a woman or do we change it?   There has been a lot of debate around this issue. And the issues are complex and...

Multicultural Carols in Bowen Gardens

A multicultural carols service will be being held on Sunday, December 8 at Bowen Gardens in Bowen St, Camberwell. Children’s activities including food and a petting zoo will begin from 4:30pm and the carols service will start at 6pm. Carols will be sung in English,...

Bastille Day Dessert and Trivia Night

Come and enjoy some delicious desserts while testing your knowledge of French culture. A great opportunity to meet people from different backgrounds and learn all you need to know about France in a relaxed atmosphere. When: Saturday 13th July Time: 6-8pm Where:...

The Screwtape Letters by C. S. Lewis

How do you find one-month challenges? Like Active April, H2October or Movember? They’re catchy and can be a good way to keep up with good habits. For me October has been Screwtape Lettersmonth, where I read 1 of the 31 chapters a day. And while I’m still reading it,...

One in Christ

Have you ever hopped on a bus, walked into a lecture theatre or entered a staff lunch room and had that moment of awkward panic – “Where am I going to sit?” “Is it weird if I sit next to him?” “Should I leave a gap between us?” I’m sure we’ve all felt...

Commitment Month

Commitment Month

During October Camberwell South Anglican Church has its annual commitment month. During the commitment month we're encouraged as a church to be committed to Christ and his people, the church. One of the ways we show our commitment to Christ and...

Deny yourself

In preparation for one of the kids talks I was reminded of the importance of not only saying I follow Jesus, but showing I follow Jesus. Key to this is Christ’s call to discipleship in Mark 8:34 - If anyone would come after me, let him deny himself and take up his...

Thankfulness

As someone who describes themselves as more of a pessimist than an optimist, I often find it hard to be thankful. My prayer life is full of requests. Full of “Father, help me with…”, “Lord, provide for…”, but sadly lacking in thankfulness. I...

Professional development

Professional development is widely recognised as being very important to the development of your (you guessed it!) profession! But have you ever thought that your walk with the Lord might benefit from some ‘professional development’ also? Life...

Single-Minded Conference

St. Stephens Presbyterian Church will live stream this event. Date: 22nd September Time: 10:15am-5pm Address: Cnr Canterbury and Warrigal Roads, Surrey Hills Cost: $15 to be paid on the day BYO lunch and snacks RSVP to Aileen by 15th September...

Loving CSAC

Why do you come to church? Do you come for the good teaching? For the great kids ministry? The music? Or because you love the building? Would you consider yourself a consumer or spectator? Or do you see church as a place to serve? I was...