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Psalm 3:5-6

Trust in the Lord with all your heart,
and do not lean on your own understanding.
In all your ways acknowledge him,
and he will make straight your paths.

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Upcoming Church Groups,
Meetings & Other Events

Church Groups, Meetings and Other Events

City Bible Study
Tuesday, 16 July, 6.15pm till 8.30pm
No meeting in July - Winter break
Sausage Sizzle
Wednesday, 17 July, 11.30am
Prayer Meeting
Sunday, 21 July, 12.15pm
Outreach Cake Stall
CANCELLED due to Open House Melbourne
Pastoral Care
Wednesday, 31 July, 12.30pm
Craft Group
Wednesday, 7 August, 10.00am
Kirk Session
Wednesday, 7 August, 7.30pm
Outreach Committee Meeting
Monday, 12 August, 8.00pm
Wednesday, 14 August, 10.00am
Outreach Cake Stall
Sunday, 25 August, after the 11am service
Board of Management
Thursday, 26 September, 7.30pm

For Your Diary

Kirkin 'O' Tartan
Sunday, 21 July
Open House Melbourne
Sunday, 27 July (10am-4pm), 28 July (1-4pm)
Music Matinee
Tuesday 6 August, 1.10pm

September Organ Series
4-24 September (See brochure for details)
Golf Day
Monday, 21 October, Healesville
Board of Management
Wednesday, 27 November, 7.30pm

Art Exhibition

will be held again this year in conjunction with Open House Melbourne, on 27 & 28 July. Closing date for entries: Thursday 18 July, with entries to be delivered by Thursday 25 July. Details and entry forms available by emailing or calling the Church Office on 9650 9903. Paintings, sketches, textiles, ceramics, sculptures and photographs welcome!

Sausage Sizzle

The next sausage sizzle will be held on Wednesday 17 July from 11.30am to 2pm.The funds raised this month will be donated to the Royal Flying Doctor Service. For more information please contact Lois Taylor (9716 2276) or Robert Lowe (9877 1305).

July Cake Stall

The Outreach Committee cake stall will NOT BE HELD on Sunday 28 July due to Melbourne Open House weekend. The Committee is most appreciative of your ongoing support of the Committee month by month!


Scots Church will again participate in the Open House Melbourne Weekend, Saturday July 27 10am -4pm, Sunday July 28, 1pm – 4pm.
We have participated for the last seven years and are consistently one of the weekend’s most visited attractions. Activities include, stories that inspired the windows, children’s activities, self-guided tours, an art exhibition, demonstrations on the organ, a video of the inner workings of the organ and inside of the spire, and refreshments for sale.
If you would like to volunteer for a couple of hours to greet people, please contact Jonathan: or 9650 9903

Kirkin 'O' Tartan Service

The Melbourne Tartan Festival group will be joining us for the Kirkin ‘O’ Tartan service next Sunday, 21 July 11.00am. Rev Peter Welsh will be conducting the service. Don’t forget to wear your Tartan.

Prayer Cards

Prayer cards are available in the pews. Please write any Prayer requests on one of these and either place it on the table in the Vestibule (an Elder will ensure a Minister gets them) or hand it directly to the office or one of our Ministers.

You can also submit your prayer requests online »

Upcoming Church Services @ Scots'

Wednesday Mid Week Service , 1pm
17th June
Rev Christian Tirtha

Thursday Lunchtime Series , 1pm 
18th June
Rev Richard O'Brien
*Robert White Hall

Sunday 21st July
10.30am Indonesian Christian Church
Prof Sen Sendjaya
*Werner Brodbeck Hall
11.00am Kirkin 'O' Tartan
Rev Peter Welsh
12.15pm Prayer Meeting
Following the 11am Service
5.00pm Engage Service
Rev Richard O'Brien
*Robert White Hall

* The Werner Brodbeck and Robert White hall are located at 156 Collins St, next to the Church
^ Speakers for the allocated services are subject to change without notice


"Thought for the week"

"A man's true wealth is the good he does in the world."

Kahlil Gibran