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Psalm 121:7-8

The Lord will keep you from all evil;
he will keep your life.
The Lord will keep
your going out and your coming in
from this time forth and forevermore.

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Upcoming Church Groups,
Meetings & Other Events

Church Groups, Meetings and Other Events

City Bible Study
Tuesday, 19 November, 7.00pm
Sausage Sizzle
Wednesday, 20 November, 11.30am
Pastoral Care
Wednesday, 27 November, 12.30am
Board of Management
Wednesday, 27 November, 7.30pm
Outreach Cake Stall
Sunday, 8 December, after the 11am service
Outreach Committee Meeting
Monday, 9 December, 8.00pm
Kirk Session
Wednesday, 11 December, 6.30pm (Dinner will be served before the meeting)

For Your Diary

Board of Management Elections
Ballot papers now available at the Welcome Desk
Board of Management Elections
Nominations to be submitted by 2 December, 8pm
Music Matinee
Tuesday, 3 December, 1.00pm
Rev Douglas Robertson's Farewell Lunch
Sunday, 15 December (BYO Plate to share)
Friday, 20 December, 7.30pm
Service of Nine Lessons with Carols
Sunday, 22 December
Board of Management Elections
Voting to close 19 January 8.00pm

Rev Douglas Robertson's farewell Lunch

A farewell lunch is to be held on Sunday 15 December following the 11.00am Church Service. If you could bring along a plate to share that would be appreciated. Please RSVP to Wendy either via the office on 9650 9903 or by email to by the 9 December.

Planned Giving

The Planned Giving Envelopes are now available for collection. They can be picked up in the Robert White Hall.
If you are interested in receiving a box of weekly envelopes these can be provided for you to make a regular weekly offering. For further information please contact the Church Office or the Convenor, Mr Wayne Truong.

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 »

Outreach Cake Stall

Thank you for supporting the Outreach cake stall through the year – very much appreciated! The last cake stall of the year has been moved from late November to Sunday 8 December and will include Christmas baking as well as our regular items!

Sausage Sizzle

The next sausage sizzle will be held on Wednesday 20 November from 11.30am to 2pm.The funds raised this month will be donated to the Presbyterian Inland Mission Drought Appeal. Please contact Lois Taylor (9716 2276) or Robert Lowe (9877 1305).

Safe Church Online Refresher Course

A short online presentation to be viewed once every 12 months by all those who have previously completed the Basic Training. This can be found on YouTube by searching “PCV Safe Church Refresher Course”. Here are the link details.
Alison Robertson, Scots’ Church Safe Church Rep

Upcoming Church Services @ Scots'

Wednesday Midweek Service, 1pm
20th November
Rev Christian Tirtha

Thursday Lunchtime Series , 1pm 
21st November
Rev Richard O'Brien
*Robert White Hall

Sunday 24th November
10.30am Indonesian Christian Church
Prof Sen Sendjaya
*Werner Brodbeck Hall
11.00am Morning Service
Rev Douglas Robertson
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"

The greatest test of faith is when you don't get what you want, but still you are able to say, "Thank you, Lord."