WELCOME & SERVICES

Welcome to Tumby Bay Uniting Church.

We are glad you came.

We invite you to join us for worship and fellowship, then stay for a cuppa and a chat.

Worship each Sunday is important to us.

Our service time is Sunday 10.00 am – traditional style worship.
Kids’ Church has commenced with junior members of our congregation having a learning moment during sermon time (school terms).
Sunday Morning Live we join with Church of Christ and Anglican people (1 per school term)
Sunday Night Live we share a meal at 6.00pm followed by a 7.00pm service, with other denominations, on 5th Sunday of the month.
A service is conducted for Uringa Hostel residents on 4th Wednesday of the month at 1.30pm.

Members of the Tumby Bay congregation are active in the community and enjoy the company of each other as well as tourists and other visitors who come to our great town.

Tumby Bay is a seaside town on Eyre Peninsula just north of Port Lincoln. Congregation members work or are involved in a variety of town and farm activities. If you are visiting please check out www.tumbybay.town for more information.

ACTIVITIES

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WORSHIP

Congregational members enjoy participating in, running and preparing worship

Pastor Ruth Parker with Moderator Sue Ellis

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AFTER SERVICE FELLOWSHIP

Each week we get together for a cuppa and a chat. After a combined service we share a meal.

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family mission

Every year Tumby Bay Christian community hosts a family mission. Over a hundred local kids are involved.

Our Fellowship group, mainly ladies, meets on the 2nd Wednesday of each month at 1.30pm. They have a mission focus supporting a mission in Mawandi, filling Samaritan Purse boxes for Christmas distribution and donating to our Frontier Services.

Christian Shed Men meet on the 2nd Friday of each month, in a bloke’s shed, for a BBQ about 6.00pm or later. Bring your own drinks.

Community Playgroup “Song and Play” is a group for 0 to 4 year olds, with a parent, every Tuesday and Thursday at 9.15am to 11.00am in the small hall hosted by Nancy Stewart.

On Tuesdays a Mobile Toy Library visits us and their staff assist with playgroup.

A KYB (Know Your Bible) group is active each Tuesday at 10.15 am in the Tumby Bay Coffee Room (school term).

A Women’s Breakfast is held once a school term in Sea Breeze Hotel hearing amazing stories from prominent women.

We are active leaders in the school’s Religious Education program. Our Inter-Church Council support Pastoral Support Workers in Tumby Bay Area School, Ungarra Primary School and Port Neill Primary School.

Congregation members are involved in the community through volunteering with SES, CFS, Meals on Wheels, Senior Citizens and various sporting bodies.

One of the activities we do really well is cater for funerals. Bit different – but we have a real mission to the senior members of our town and their families!!!

Elders meet at 7.00pm on the 1st Wednesday of each month.

Church Council meet at 7.00pm on the 2nd Wednesday of February, April, July & October.

UPCOMING EVENTS

Fellowship
Wednesday 13 November
Meeting with the CWA

Women’s Breakfast
Saturday 23 November 9.00am
Sea Breeze Hotel
featuring Gladys Fleming “That’s Life”

Sunday Morning Live
Sunday 24 November 10.00am
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Christian Shed Men
Friday 13 December 6.00pm
Lion’s Park on seafront, Tumby Terrace

Christmas Carols by the beach
Sunday 15 December
Starting with stalls at 6.00pm & singing at 8.00pm

Traders’ Trail and Christmas Float
During Christmas week

Sunday Night Live
will be held at the Lutheran Church with tea at 6.00pm and service at 7.00pm

Family Mission
6-10 January 2020

Please contact the Church for information on any upcoming events.

CONNECT

Get in touch with us…

Pastor Ruth Parker
M. 0422 177 705

Church Street Address:
30 Spencer Street (Cnr South Tce), Tumby Bay SA 5605
E. tumbybayanddistrict@tumbybay.ucasa.org.au

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