Posts from John Weeks

Whale Watching Week in Eden

17 November 2017 • By

Whale Watching Week in Eden Each year in November, various members of the Ferntree Gully Seventh-day Church, as well as non-Adventists, stay in Eden, a coastal town in the South Coast region of New South Wales, Australia. The town is 478 kilometres south of Sydney and is the most southerly town in New South Wales, […] Read more

Farewell to long-term church members Garry & Roslyn Jackson

17 November 2017 • By

Farewell to long-term church members Garry & Roslyn Jackson. Garry & Roz have attended the Ferntree Gully Seventh-Day Church for nearly 39 years, serving in various positions of the church. A special luncheon was held in appreciation of their friendship, and commitment to Jesus and the Church. One door close, another door opens as Garry […] Read more

Book Review : Darwin Strikes Back

08 October 2017 • By

Book Review : Darwin Strikes Back: Defending the Science of Intelligent Design Paperback – 2006 by Thomas Woodward (Author), William Dembski (Foreword) The Science Establishment thought they had it all wrapped up; with the media in cahoots and the Judiciary on side, the religious nuts behind the creation fable were beaten! Then – Shock-horror! Some […] Read more

Report from the Constituency Meeting of the Victorian Conference of the Seventh-day Adventist Church

06 October 2017 • By

Report from the Constituency Meeting of the Victorian Conference of the Seventh-day Adventist Church, held in Nunawading, on 24 September, 2017 The current church officers were re-elected : . Pastor Graeme Christian (President) . Pastor Craig Gillis (Secretary) . Mr Graeme Moffitt (Chief Financial Officer) 6 members of the Ferntree Gully Seventh-day Adventist Church attended […] Read more

Flowers for Church Service

29 September 2017 • By

Each week sanctuary flowers are provided by church members for our Sabbath morning worship. Our members display the flowers for the church as a sort of belonging, and it is a way of saying thanks to the Creator and being part of the church community. The ideas of our church members for the floral composition, […] Read more

‘Wildlife Wanderings’ by Andrew Wegener

06 September 2017 • By

‘Wildlife Wanderings’ by Andrew Wegener / Adventist Media Join wildlife expert Andrew Wegener (a member of the Ferntree Gully Seventh-day Adventist Church) as he explores different habitats and animals around Australia. Videos to view :   . Wildlife Wanderings – Rock pools Ep 1 – Spanish Dancer & Brittle Star . Wildlife Wanderings – Rock […] Read more

Open Mic Night

23 August 2017 • By

Open Mic Night Church members of the Ferntree Seventh-Day Adventist Church, Ruth Wilson and Sherae Wilson, performed in song at the Open Mic Night in Wantirna (Victoria), on Saturday night, August 19 2017. The event was a fundraiser for the Rowville-Lysterfield Seventh-Day Adventist Church. Profits go to their Church Building Fund and June Camp 2018. […] Read more

“A Taste of Heaven”

06 August 2017 • By

  “A Taste of Heaven” There’s a saying that “good things come in small packages.” This was certainly proved true when the small Wantirna Church Choir visited Ferntree Gully Church on Sabbath, August 5th, 2017, but what a mighty punch they packed! Under the baton of Billy Neyra, the Choir blessed us with a powerful, up-lifting […] Read more

GROW Conference 2017

04 August 2017 • By

Church members, Chris Simons and John Weeks, of the Ferntree Gully Seventh-day Adventist Church, attended the GROW Conference – For Elders and Local Church Leaders, on July 28-30, 2017, at Howqua, Victoria. The conference was organised by the Victoria Conference, Ministerial Association Department.. The keynote speaker was Dr Emilio Abdala, who is the Director for […] Read more