Author Archive: Linden Vine

Church Council Meeting – May 2017

Summary of Council meeting – May 2017 The Stromlo Council met on 1 May 2017.  We prayed together and also discussed the following: Finances: We discussed the church finances as at April 2017, noting that giving remains significantly below budget for this financial year (by around $30,000). Mike Spark, Stromlo’s Treasurer, will speak to this at the upcoming AGM.  We […]

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Easter Traditions with Kids

By Miriam English The cool mornings are creeping back, and yellow leaves are starting to appear on the trees, reminding us all that it will be Easter time very soon. I really love this time of year. Aside from the fact that there are hot cross buns and chocolate everywhere you look! The time leading […]

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Stromlo Kids – Welcome to the Year!

Welcome to 2017! Stromlo Kids starts back this Sunday! I’m excited for what this year will hold, seeing how God will be at work in the lives of the children that are a part of our Stromlo family. Before term starts there are a few things that I want to share with you; What are […]

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Christmas Traditions with Kids

By Miriam English Well Christmas seems to be sprinting towards us again this year at an alarming rate.  I know that it’s really hard in the end of year craziness to ensure that Jesus is the focus. Especially in a world dripping with advertising, and beautifully decorated shopping centres. Over the years, our family has […]

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A new associate pastor in 2017

Dear Brothers and sisters at Stromlo Following the vote to approve Dan as our next Senior Pastor, I shared with the congregation our follow-on plans for seeking an associate pastor for 2017. In brief, the council needed only to prepare for one variable. If Dan was not nominated or approved as the new Senior Pastor, […]

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A new lead pastor in 2017

Yesterday Stromlo Christian Church held a general meeting to determine whether Dan Evers would be appointed as Lead Pastor following my departure in 2017. We can joyfully report that Dan has received the emphatic support of our members to take up this role. Please be praying for Dan and Skye, and our church in this […]

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