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07 January 2016 ~ Comments Off on Starlight!

Starlight!

03 January 2016 As SICC stepped into the New Year we committed ourselves  to joining the Wise Ones who continue to ‘Seek Jesus and Follow Yonder Star’.   How good it is to live with a ‘pocketful of Starlight’!

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04 January 2016 ~ Comments Off on A Happy Christmas Day at SICC

A Happy Christmas Day at SICC

A Happy Christmas Day at SICC Christmas was celebrated at SICC with the Lighting of the Advent wreath and the Christ Candle.   It was a joyful day with lots of photos taken to celebrate our coming together to worship the Babe of Bethlehem who became the Christ.  

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21 December 2015 ~ Comments Off on The Candle of Love – 4th Advent Sunday

The Candle of Love – 4th Advent Sunday

The Candle of Love – 4th Sunday of Advent The four candles of Advent – Hope, Peace, Joy and Love blazed their light as Christmas in Africa was shared by Ann, Steve and Betapo.  We listened to Christmas celebrations in Nigeria – towns and villages and in the Cameroon.  Later, David and Mabel joined in […]

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21 December 2015 ~ Comments Off on 3rd Advent

3rd Advent

On the 3rd Sunday of Advent, the candle of Joy was lit and its light blazed with the light of Hope and Peace – a weary world rejoices.  We listened with delight as three of our women shared their memories of Christmas in Scotland and we sang a Gaelic carol written in the 1800s.

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21 December 2015 ~ Comments Off on Songs of Christmas in their respective homelands

Songs of Christmas in their respective homelands

6 December 2015 Our thoughts turned toward the coming of the Prince of Peace as we lit our Advent Candle for Peace.   How much we all desire the Peace only the Christ can give in our world and in our lives at this time.   Hannah, Szaby and Sam shared stories and … The […]

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02 December 2015 ~ Comments Off on More Thanksgiving Hope

More Thanksgiving Hope

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02 December 2015 ~ Comments Off on Candle of Hope/Thanksgiving

Candle of Hope/Thanksgiving

29th November 2015 Candle of Hope/Thanksgiving On the 1st Sunday of Advent as we prepare our hearts to receive the One Who Comes we lit our first Candle of Hope.   As a church family, it is part of our tradition to celebrate Thanksgiving.   In participating in this, we write our prayers of Thanksgiving […]

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02 December 2015 ~ Comments Off on Christmas Boxes

Christmas Boxes

    15 November 2015 On Sunday the church family brought their prepared ”Christmas Boxes’ for the Operation Christmas Child (Samaritan’s Purse).  This year the boxes from Austria are going to Moldavia/Romania.  Our thanks to Moira for supervising the collection and transferring them to the Office in Salzburg.

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17 November 2015 ~ Comments Off on International Congregation

International Congregation

  At service, today, we welcomed mother and son, Lon and Kyle Relph from Fresno in California on holidays to celebrate the end of Kyle’s studies.    As they sat with Lyman chatting at ‘after church fellowship’ they discovered that all three had lived and studied in the same area of LA at different times […]

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09 November 2015 ~ Comments Off on First Sunday of the Month

First Sunday of the Month

Sunday 1 November 2015 The first Sunday of the Month is our Prayers for Healing and later, Fellowship Lunch.  Sharing together in this way is a blessed time for us – both Prayers for Healing and sharing a meal together after Service. Bulletin_2015_11_1

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