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27 October 2015 ~ Comments Off on New people

New people

Sunday 18th October 2015 It was a delight to welcome to our service Gabriel Bello (centre) from Chile who is living now in Salzburg with his family. He was joined at After church fellowship by Ricky Ramos from Chicago who is studying in Salzburg and Lyman Bliss, our oldest member. Lyman comes from California but […]

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07 October 2015 ~ Comments Off on Spirits for a New World

Spirits for a New World

4th October 2015 On Friday night a group from SICC took part in the week long programme “Spirits for a New World” helping to form a text cloud of BIble readings in the ‘Alte Markt’ as people processed toward The Dom with music and candles for the “Opera for Peace’ Concert. A joyful time was […]

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03 September 2015 ~ Comments Off on 30.08.2015 Baptism of baby Aaron

30.08.2015 Baptism of baby Aaron

On Sunday we shared in the baptism of baby Aaron, son of Milagros and Chester. It was a great time of joy and celebration for all present: Church family, family and friends of Milagros and Chester. Later over a sumptuous meal prepared by their Filipino family and friends, we sang happy birthday to their two […]

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26 August 2015 ~ Comments Off on Ryan’s Birthday

Ryan’s Birthday

‘Recently, everyone shared in singing Happy Birthday to Ryan as he celebrated his birthday with a marvellous and delicious birthday cake … blessings to him” .  

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29 July 2015 ~ Comments Off on Arash


Sunday 26th July It has been a privilege as a church family to have Arash, a refugee from Afghanistan, joining us for worship. We appreciate his willingness to help with the hymnbooks and after church fellowship preparation. A friendly, gentle and caring young man whose presence is warmly appreciated by us all.  

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22 July 2015 ~ Comments Off on Sunday July 19 Visit from Chanda Rule Bernroider

Sunday July 19 Visit from Chanda Rule Bernroider

  Sunday July 19Our service was blessed with a return visit from Chanda Rule Benroider, a student with Union Theological College, New York and well known Jazz singer in both the US and Austria and our intern two years ago. Chanda presented her sermon “Nameless (She)” based on Luke 7: 37-48 through song the “She” […]

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15 July 2015 ~ Comments Off on Cast and all

Cast and all

“It was a delight to have Martha playing the piano once more for our morning service — plaster cast and all. Martha had a foot operation 7 weeks ago and has not been able to play but today, there was great rejoicing as we welcomed her back to the piano stool. Only a few days […]

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07 July 2015 ~ Comments Off on 2015-05-07 New People

2015-05-07 New People

In spite of the picnic melting away in the heat, and no photos …. it was a busy day with new people — the young man from Afghanistan and the family from Barbados … he will keep life in the church for sure. I will be dedicating their baby boy on August 30 followed by […]

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01 July 2015 ~ Comments Off on Three Year Anniversary Bible Study

Three Year Anniversary Bible Study

June 28 2015 SICC has a weekly bible study organized by Cliff Shepherd and is a blessing to the church family. On Sunday afternoon, we celebrated the 3rd Anniversary of “Mountain of Mercy” with a BBQ and cake at the home of Mabel and Cliff. It was a great afternoon and we were richly blessed […]

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23 June 2015 ~ Comments Off on June 21 Coffee and Conversation

June 21 Coffee and Conversation

Sharing together over coffee and conversation is something we love to do at SICC. Each Sunday after our service we continue fellowship together downstairs over our cups of coffee, tea and cake. John Paul from The Gambia, Felicia from Indonesia and Sahil (three of our students) chat with Rachael, from Australia, who was visiting Salzburg […]

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