Category - Events
Posted: 10 May 2017
Overlooking picturesque Watsons Bay the women at church gathered last weekend to learn about Finding God Amongst Life’s Tangles. The autumn sun was in peak form for warm discussions and good banter, many laughs and even a few literal tangles as the day unfolded.
We were treated to fine preaching as Janet Riley took us from the yearnings of Psalm 42 to...Continue Reading
Posted: 20 April 2017
These evenings are for anyone wanting to discuss objections to the Christian faith in an open forum over drinks in a local pub. No matter who you are — sceptic, seeker or saint — we’d love to have you join us. The forum will begin with a 15 minute talk, followed by an extended Q&A dialogue.
How can a loving God allow suffering?
Tuesday 9 May – 7pm
Posted: 13 April 2017
I'm really looking forward to coming together this weekend to reflect on the death and resurrection of our Lord Jesus.
We've got hot cross buns, a chocolate fountain, live jazz in the grounds, an Easter egg hunt, and a BBQ. It's a great event to bring your friends and family to. If you haven't already, why not invite them now.
Can I also encourage you to...Continue Reading
Posted: 07 April 2017
At Easter, we come together to celebrate the amazing news that Jesus Christ conquered death and gives new life to all who trust in him. While Good Friday is a time of reflection on the death of Jesus Christ, Easter Sunday is the party day for Christians the world over. Whoever you are and whatever your background, we’d love for you to join us and explore...Continue Reading
Posted: 01 April 2017
With something like 160 of us, there were plenty of both old and new faces as Viners gathered at Collaroy for our annual Weekend Away. The stunning coastal setting was the perfect scene to be reminded of the immensity of our God as Joel Hollier led us on a journey into Hebrews in three parts.
First, we were challenged to expand our perception of how big...Continue Reading
Posted: 29 March 2017
There's something profoundly moving about seeing community deepening, friendships formed, and God's people sitting under His word. This past weekend, Vine Church + St Michael's had the opportunity to head to Collaroy for our annual Weekend Away where over 170 people gathered for what was an exciting and encouraging time.
Sessions were spent hearing...Continue Reading
Posted: 24 March 2017
Our annual Weekend Away starts this evening! We've got 170 people coming for a fantastic weekend hearing from the Bible, enjoying fellowship and hanging out in a beautiful part of Sydney.
Joel Hollier will be giving three talks on the weekend on the greatness and supremacy of Jesus from the book of Hebrews. I've been working through these talks with him,...Continue Reading
Posted: 10 March 2017
This coming Wednesday night is the Annual General Meeting for Vine Church + St Michael’s. The meeting is going to be a really fun and important night in which we thank God for all he has done over the past year and look forward to what he has called us to do in the future.
Join us for sushi in the church at 6.30pm or for the formalities from 7pm. You can...Continue Reading
Posted: 22 February 2017
On Friday night, around 40 women gathered in the church hall at St Michael's for the inaugural Ignite evening. A beautiful space was created for conversations that encouraged vision and ideas. We started to think and pray for the year ahead over an amazing dinner.
Carmen inspired us by sharing how God grew her through a difficult time; she shared that it...
Posted: 17 November 2016
In a world where hope is elusive and uncertainty abounds, the story of Christmas promises peace on earth, justice for the oppressed and comfort to the afflicted.
2,000 years ago, the universe watched on as a baby was born – he was God become man to rescue our broken world. This Christmas, join us as we discover the hope that dawned with the birth of Jesus...Continue Reading