For it is by grace you have been saved, through faith – and this is not from yourselves, it is the gift of God – not by works, so that no one can boast. For we are God’s handiwork, created in Christ Jesus to do good works, which God prepared in advance for us to do.’ (Ephesians 2:8-10).

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Grace Church Holy Communion Service (20th after Trinity)

This Sunday (22 October) we share as service of Holy Communion together at 10:30 am. Our readings this Sunday are from Isaiah 45:1-7 and Matthew’s Gospel 22:15-22. They both get us to think about what it means to belong to God and others. In the Gospel, critics try to entrap Jesus with the question about […]

Grace Church Service of the Word (18th Sunday after Trinity)

This Sunday (8 October) we gather together for worship at 10:30 am. We hope you can join us and look forward to welcoming you! At this Harvest time of the year, our reading from Matthew’s Gospel 21:33-46, is where Jesus tells the Parable of the Tenants who are to look after an important vineyard, in […]

Grace Church Holy Communion, 16th Sunday after Trinity

This Sunday we meet to share Communion together at 10:30 am, and look forward to you joining us! Our reading from the Gospel of Matthew 20:1-16 is when Jesus tells the parable of the workers in the vineyard, where all are compensated equally, however late they join in the work. This challenges human thinking with […]

Grace Church Service of the Word, 14th Sunday after Trinity

This Sunday we meet to share a Service of the Word together at 10:30 am, and hope you can join us! In our Gospel reading (Matthew 18:15-20), Jesus counsels us how to address, reduce, and resolve interpersonal conflicts in a wise and constructive way. And in Romans 13:8-14, Paul reminds us that the basis of […]

Grace Church Holy Communion, 12th Sunday after Trinity

This Sunday we gather to celebrate and share Holy Communion together at 10:30 am. Interestingly, after our last service’s Gospel reading about Jesus walking on water and also rescuing Peter, this Sunday’s Gospel reveals Peter strikingly recognizing Jesus as the Messiah (Matthew 16:13-20)! And Paul’s letter to the Romans also reflects on our calling, as […]

Grace Church Service of the Word, 10th Sunday after Trinity

After the summer break, we come together again this Sunday to share a Service of the Word at 10:30 am. Our readings are the amazing passages from 1 Kings 19:9-18 (where God speaks in remarkable ways to Elijah, who is literally holed up in a cave with concerns, after successfully standing up against the prophets […]

Grace Church Service of the Word, 5th Sunday after Trinity

This coming Sunday we share a Service of the Word together at 10:30 am. Our readings are from Zechariah 9:9-12 (which prophecies the Lord’s coming, but in a humble way, that brings encouragement and anticipates Jesus’ entry to Jerusalem) and Matthew 11:16-19, 25-30 (where Jesus challenges the unfair expectations of the culture, and points to […]

Grace Church Holy Communion, 3rd Sunday after Trinity

This Sunday we gather to celebrate and share Holy Communion together at 10:30 am. Our Bible readings for this coming 3rd Sunday of Trinity are not easy ones, but they are actually encouraging. In the Old Testament reading (Jeremiah 20:7-13), the prophet struggles under oppression but still feels strongly called and compelled to speak out […]

Grace Church Service of the Word, 1st Sunday after Trinity

This Sunday we gather to celebrate and share a Service of the Word together at 10:30 am. Our readings will be from Hosea 5:15-6:6 (where the Lord needed to bring rebuke in order to bring healing, and encourages his people that our faith is primarily about love and mercy and familiarity with and knowledge of […]

Grace Church Holy Communion, Pentecost Sunday

This Sunday — Pentecost Sunday — we celebrate the wondrous blessing of God’s Holy Spirit, enlivening, inspiring and motivating us all to receive and share the love of God! We gather for worship at 10:30 am, and the extraordinary reading from Acts 2:1-21 will of course feature. And if you would like to read some […]