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Psalm 16:8

I have set the Lord always before me; because he is at my right hand, I shall not be shaken.

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Upcoming Church Groups,
Meetings & Other Events


City Bible Study       
Tuesday, 17 July, 6.15pm
 Sausage Sizzle                           
Wednesday, 18 July, 11.30am (25th Birthday)
Home Bible Study                           
 Tuesday, 24 July 7.30pm (at the manse)
 Pastoral Care                         
Wednesday, 25 July, 12.30pm
 Finance Committee                        
Wednesday, 25 July, 6.00pm
Board of Management
Board of Management Wednesday, 25 July, 7.30pm
Project KIN Group Wednesday
1 August, 10.00am
Kirk Session Wednesday
1 August, 7.30pm (meeting only)
Outreach Cake Stall 
Sunday, 5 August, after the 11.00am service
Wednesday, 8 August 10.30am
Outreach Committee
Monday 13 August, 8.00pm

 For your diary

Kirkin ‘O’ Tartan
Sunday, 22 July
Open House Melbourne
Saturday 28 July & Sunday 29 July
Music Matinee Tuesday
7 August, 1.00pm, Scots’ Church
Board of Management
Thursday, 27 September, 7.30pm
Golf Day - Healesville RACV
Monday, 1 October, 9.00am
Elders Advanced Safe Church Training   
  Saturday, 20 Oct, 9.30am, Robert White Hall



Sausage Sizzle

25th Birthday Celebration

The next sausage sizzle will be held on Wednesday 18 July from 11.30am to 2pm. This is also their 25th year of service to the community.

The funds raised this month will be donated to the Melbourne City Mission Homeless Appeal. For more information please contact the Church Office

Art Exhibition 

will be held again this year in conjunction with Open House Melbourne, on 28 & 29 July. Closing date for entries: Wednesday 18July, with entries to be delivered by Wednesday 25July. Details and entry forms available at  or at the Church Office.

Paintings, sketches, textiles, ceramics, sculptures and photographs welcome!


(Thanksgiving month) Wednesday 8 Aug 10.30am Robert White Hall Speaker: Tom Ruijs from the ‘Lighthouse          Foundation’ will speak about their vision to end youth homelessness.  


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 »

Open House Melbourne @ Scots' Church

The Scots' Church Melbourne is participating in the Annual Open House Melbourne weekend.  We welcome you to wander through our beautiful Church. Following your visit please come next door to the Assembly Hall Building (156 Collins St.),  where you can enjoy the beautiful building while consuming refreshments.  Opening times are Saturday July 28, 10am - 4pm and Sunday July 29, 2pm -4pm.

This year we will be showing videos of  the inner workings of the organ and a photo presentation of the inside of the spire.

Scots’ Church Craft Group

to support the work of the charity Project KIN.

All are welcome to join us to knit, crochet and sew as we enjoy fellowship together with a purpose. We will meet on the 1st Wednesday of each month from 10am-1pm.

Please join us and find out more this Wednesday 4 July at 10am in the Robert White Meeting Rooms,

Level 1, 156 Collins St

Music Matinee  

On the first Tuesday of each month, the Music Matinee Group are holding a lunchtime concert at 1.00pm in the Church. The next concert is on the 7 August and features the Chamber Group from the Australian National Academy of Music.

All are welcome to this free event.

Home Bible Study (Balwyn)

Tuesdays fortnightly at the Manse. If you are interested, please contact the office for details.

Upcoming Church Services @ Scots'

Wednesday Mid Week Service , 1pm 
July 18
Rev Douglas Robertson

Thursday Lunchtime Series , 1pm 
July 19
Rev Richard O'Brien
*Werner Brodbeck Hall
 Sunday July 22
10.30am Indonesian Service
Rev Christian Tirtha
*Werner Brodbeck Hall
11:00am Worship Service
Kirik - o-the-Tartan
Rev Douglas Robertson

5.00pm Worship 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"

O Lord, who lends me life,
lend me a heart replete with thankfulness.

William Shakespeare