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You and your church

by Mark Calder

“Find a good local church, get involved, become a member, stay there for the long haul. Put away thoughts of revolution for a while and join the plodding visionaries. Go to church this Sunday and worship there in spirit and truth, be patient with your leaders, rejoice when the gospel is faithfully proclaimed, bear with […]

Scenes from the final hours – reading notes Wk 3

by Mark Calder
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Notes and readings for the week beginning 22nd February are below, with a PDF version here.  We’re exploring the last hours before Jesus’ brutal execution. Last week we saw how Jesus’ viewed his impending death – a pouring out of his life for many. In this week’s passage, we see him wrestle with all that will […]

Scenes from the final hours – reading notes Wk 2

by Mark Calder
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Notes and readings for the week beginning 22nd February are below, with a PDF version here.  We have just commenced a series which will take us up to Easter, exploring the last hours before Jesus’ brutal execution. In this week’s passage we see something of Jesus’ understanding of the significance of his death. It is that […]

Easter guest speaker – special treat

by Mark Calder

We have a great guest speaker lined up for Easter this year. I’d really like to treat the speaker and his wife to a nice place to stay. Before I book somewhere, I’d thought I’d check with you! If you have a really lovely place near the beach or river and will be away for Easter, […]

Scenes from the final hours – reading notes Wk 1

by Mark Calder
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Notes and readings for the week beginning 15th February are below, with a PDF version here.  Next Sunday we begin a new series in the lead up to Easter. “Scenes from the final hours” will take us from Mark 14 when Jesus was anointed right up to the crucifixion and resurrection in Mark 15 and 16. […]

I’m sorry

by Mark Calder

Dear friends This morning at the 930am service I made a passing comment about being late for church. I’ve listened back to the recording and I didn’t think the manner in which I raised it was appropriate. It lacked the very gentleness I had been speaking about last week.  It didn’t match Paul’s call to […]

Fancy a drive around Noosa?

by Mark Calder

We’d love some help delivering the Annual meeting reports to those who could not be at church today. We need someone who knows where most live and can sort into areas and then some who with actual addresses wouldn’t mind dropping off a few here and a few there. Email Mark if you can help.

SIX THREE OH moving to Sunday night

by Mark Calder

Dear parents with teenagers I want to gently encourage you to enable your teenagers to be part of the SIX THREE OH on a Sunday night. We’ve switched it to Sunday night because we want to channel those who have been coming into our new evening service which starts on 22nd February. We also feel […]