Although Toorak Uniting Church is closed for worship, our services will continue to be live-streamed.
Sad News: Melbourne is governed by Stage 4 Covid-19 restrictions. For us, this means -
The church is closed and it will not be possible to physically attend the service.
Our Sunday worship services will continue to be livestreamed at 10:15am. You can access the most up to date information on services here.
The office phone (9829 0300) is attended by Bronwen or Anne between 9:30am and 4:30pm each day. The church premises, including Kinross House and the Manse café are not open to visitors. For pastoral care, please contact Rev Dr Christopher Page, Christine Brown (convenor of the pastoral care team) or Rev John Edwards directly by telephone or email or leave a message with the office.
Faith Fellowship meeting to be held on Zoom.
The Rev Dr Christopher Page will be leading a “Previewing the Lectionary” fellowship meeting each Tuesday at 7:30pm using Zoom, an online meeting platform.
The discussion will focus on the upcoming lectionary reading. If you would like to participate, please email the office - firstname.lastname@example.org and you will be sent an electronic invitation with the access details.
Detailed instructions on how to download, install and join Zoom meetings can be found here.
During our services, an offering bowl is passed around. While this is not possible during an online service, you can donate your
offering by direct credit to Toorak Uniting's bank account. The details are:
BSB - 033086; Account number 911892; Account name: Toorak Unting Church.
Conversely, you can click on this donate button below. All major credit cards are accepted.
All major credit cards are accepted and you do not need to have a PayPal account yourself to donate.
Pastoral Care in the time of Covid19
The Rev Dr Christopher Page and Rev John Edwards are available for pastoral care and the office phones are being attended by Bronwen and Anne from 9:30 to 4:30pm, with the exception of days of staff illness.
Even when the office is unattended due to illness, the email will be monitored remotely. Be assured that your email will reach the right person, but do please be patient.
We ask that you do not physically visit the office at this time, to minimize the risk to yourselves and to our staff.
If you would be available to assist members of the congregation who might be in need of assistance with grocery deliveries and/or meals and/or telephone company due to self-isolation restrictions, the leader of the pastoral care team, Christine Brown would appreciate hearing from you. You can email he office - email@example.com and your offer of assistance will be forwarded to Christine.