Elle Apopei

Oct 102014

Last Thursday we did indeed stretch our minds as we looked at the last three chapters of Spufford’s Unapologetic (very challenging) and two chapters from Rowan Williams A Ray of Darkness.  The good thing about challenging what is true is that you don’t need to be defensive or careful!

Our next book is The Insanity of God by Nik Ripkin and we meet on Dec 11.

Feb 052014

Family Fun Night! When was the last time you had a family fun night? Why not choose a regular night of the week and plan to have  fun together doing something you all enjoy? Read this verse from the Bible together: “A cheerful heart is good medicine… “  (Proverbs 17:22) Then have some fun! Play board games, play Frisbee in the park, play hide and seek,  have a joke-telling session, make super duper ice-cream sundaes, read a story together, put [continue reading…]

Dec 192013

Traditionally Christmas brings promises of peace, hope and joy. However, for many this is a far cry from the experiential reality of busyness, stress, unmet expectations, disappointments and loneliness. No wonder my friends call this the ‘silly season’. One in five Australians aged 16-85 experiences a mental illness in any year, with the most common mental illnesses being depression, anxiety and substance-use disorders, or a combination. Although symptoms of mental illness can occur at any time, arguably the additional pressures [continue reading…]

Dec 082013

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Oct 312013

Interested in walking where Jesus walked? Our Senior Minister, Malcolm Potts went to Israel recently with a team of leaders to go on an amazing journey through where Jesus lived and walked 0ver 2000 years ago. In 2014 from the 9th-24th May, he plans to go again, with another group which you can be apart of. Check out the website for more details: http://footsteps-experience.com If this is something that interests you, contact Malcolm on 0401 189 071, or email: malcolmp@stphilips.net.au

Oct 302013

  December 2018 (date to be adviced) at the Cottesloe Civic Centre. B.Y.O Picnic on the lawn from 6pm. Event starts at 7pm. Off street parking is available on the West Lawn. This event is free, donations are welcome. Be careful not to park illegally!  A parking fine would spoil a wonderful night. Bring the family and friends for magical night!