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Woma Python Snake on Display

02 February 2020 • By

During Church Worship, on Sabbath morning (February 1, 2020) at the Ferntree Gully Seventh-day Adventist Church, church member, Andrew, shared his knowledge of the Woma Python Snake (as pictured). The woma python (Aspidites ramsayi), also known commonly as Ramsay’s python, the sand python and simply the woma is a species of snake in the family […] Read more

A Visit to Rosebud

02 February 2020 • By

Each year, members of the Ferntree Gully Seventh-day Adventist Church visit the township of Rosebud for a pleasurable day of rest and fellowship. Such a visit occurred on Sabbath afternoon, January 18, this year. Rosebud is a large beach-side centre. It fronts Port Phillip on the Mornington Peninsula in Victoria. It is located between Rye […] Read more

Support to those effected by Victoria’s bush fires

02 February 2020 • By

At the peak of the horrendous bush fires that occurred across many regions of Victoria this year, members of the Ferntree Gully Seventh-day Adventist Church (and some non-Adventists) rallied, on Friday, 3 January, in packing personal essential items into kit bags for those in need in the township of Bairnsdale. Photos by John Weeks Read more

A Visit to Royal Botanical Gardens Cranbourne

30 July 2019 • By

On Sabbath afternoon, July 27 2019, church members of the Ferntree Gully Seventh-day Adventist Church, visited the Royal Botanical Gardens in Cranbourne (Victoria). The church activity was called ‘Winter Wonder Walk’ Cranbourne’s Royal Botanic Gardens is located at Ballarto Road off South Gippsland Highway, Cranbourne. The Gardens cover 363 hectares of God’s beautiful creation. Church […] Read more

Baptism of Sharon Wellesly

23 July 2019 • By

Baptism of Sharon Wellesly, occurred at the Ferntree Gully Seventh-day Adventist Church, on 20 July 2019. “I feel that I was led to the Ferntree Gully Church. When I came to my first Worship Service, I felt as if it was my spiritual home.” … Sharon Wellesly “Thank you to all my Christian Sisters and […] Read more

80th Birthday Celebration

27 May 2019 • By

Ferntree Gully Seventh-day Adventist Church Event On Sabbath afternoon (Saturday, 25 May 2019), during the luncheon in the church hall, long-time church member, Malcolm Preston celebrated his 80th Birthday with family and friends. Malcolm has been a church member for a great many years, contributing in many levels of church activities. Currently he teaches Bible […] Read more

‘Family Seasons’

05 April 2019 • By

Each quarter, the Seventh-day Adventist Church publishes a ‘Quarterly” Sabbath School Bible Study Guide to be used in Sabbath School, for personal Bible study, or in any other setting in which a deeper understanding of God’s Word is desired. The Adult Sabbath School Bible Study Guide (Quarterly) links the entire world Church together in a […] Read more

‘Oneness In Christ’ – Bible Study

03 October 2018 • By

Each quarter, the Seventh-day Adventist Church publishes a ‘Quarterly” Sabbath School Bible Study Guide to be used in Sabbath School, for personal Bible study, or in any other setting in which a deeper understanding of God’s Word is desired. The Adult Sabbath School Bible Study Guide (Quarterly) links the entire world Church together in a […] Read more

An Opportunity For Everyone To Study The Bible At Upper Ferntree Gully

30 March 2018 • By

Each quarter, the Seventh-day Adventist Church publishes a ‘Quarterly” Sabbath School Bible Study Guide to be used in Sabbath School, for personal Bible study, or in any other setting in which a deeper understanding of God’s Word is desired. The Adult Sabbath School Bible Study Guide (Quarterly) links the entire world Church together in a […] Read more

Paul Kotanko – New Pastor of Ferntree Gully Seventh-day Adventist Church

18 February 2018 • By

Paul Kotanko has been a local church pastor for approx 16 years. He has also served as Field Director (President) for the Mongolian Mission for a term. Before studying to be a pastor at the Adventist institute of Advanced Studies (Philippines) he worked in banking and finance as qualified accountant for the Vic. Government. Now […] Read more