Home and Study Groups
A variety of home groups operate within the Parish. They meet on a regular basis and undertake various studies as well as enjoy time together in fellowship and prayer. Groups meet at the church on a Tuesday evening, in Forestdale and Algester on a Wednesday evening and in Algester on a Friday morning.
Meets at 10 am every Friday in the Church Hall during school term time.
Mainly music is a fun music group for parents or primary care givers to enjoy together with their child. Throughout the session, children develop gross and fine motor skills, language, imagination, mathematical and pre-reading skills as well as socialise with each other. Children are introduced to music, creativity and much more . After the music session the group share morning tea/lunch together before the children have playtime. The five values of Mainly Music are Connection with people and God, Generosity, Creativity, Celebration and Honour which involves kin and affirming interactions and care and respect for others.
The Algester Mens group meet on a monthly basis. Activities include BBQ breakfasts, guest speakers, dinners, social outing such as Willowbank racing, lawn bowls, putt putt and generally enjoying one anothers company.
Mothers Union – Algester Branch
MU Australia is part of the worldwide Mothers Untion that has more than 4 million members in 81 countries. The MU aims to promote and preserve marriage and family life. The Algester branch of the Mothers Union meet on the 2nd Wednesday of the month and worship together before the monthly meeting. Throughout the year they participate in a number of activities including World Day of Prayer, annual fashion parade and quiet days around the diocese.
Sunday School takes place over in the church hall at the beginning of the 9am worship service and the children return to their parents in the church in time for communion. Children learn more about the bible through stories, songs, craft activities and play. Sunday School is suitable for children aged 4+ years.
Yahweh Youth is the Sunday School group aimed at the teenagers of our church. They are able to join when they reach year 7 and leave us on completion of year 12. A variety of topics aimed at teenagers are covered in these sessions.
Sessions run from 6.45-7.45 on Thursday nights and from 4.30-5.30 on Sunday afternoons. At just $3 for an hour long class you won’t get better value anywhere. Our instructor is a professional and can tailor the session to suit anyone’s fitness level.