St Paul's is blessed to have many resources including musicians, volunteers, staff and facilities.
In each audio file, Christian psychologist Sharon Kerber guides us through considering the topic, and members of St Paul’s lead us into reflective meditation in Scripture (approx. 15 mins total).
Each topic has accompanying written handouts as further resources to use when listening, or for later reflection.
Part 1 - Navigating Change
Part 2 - Building Resilience
Part 3 - Finding Stillness
Part 4 - Sitting with Vulnerability
Part 5 - Seeking Connection
Part 6 - Understanding the Triune Brain
Part 7 - Practising Gratitude
Part 8 - Valuing Grief
Part 9 - Nurturing Hope
Links to Sermons (opens in Google Drive)
Week 1 - Understanding Conflict (16 Aug 2020)
Week 2 - Responding to Conflict God's Way (23 Aug 2020)
Week 3 - Finding Opportunities Within a Conflict (30 Aug 2020)
Week 4 - 'Get the Log out of Your Own Eye' (6 Sept 2020)
Week 5 - Forgive One Another (13 Sept 2020)
Bible Study Resource Material
The Bible Study booklet 'Blessed are the Peacemakers' is available:
- contact St Paul's Office, or
- purchase from the ACR (Australian Christian Resources) website
Other Helpful Resources
A Study on Reconciliation, from The Lutheran magazine, May 2019 (on the LCA website)
Understanding Forgiveness - an article from St Paul's magazine, 'Inside Story', September 2019
Listening to Others - a seminar held by Karen Dymke in Sept 2020 (opens in Google Drive)
Terms of Reference for the Listening and Facilitating Team (LiFt)
Login to Elvanto: HERE
Sunday 31 January, 2020
We also continue to offer our Worship Service online - everyone is invited!
The Organ service is available every week.
The stream begins 5 minutes before the scheduled organ service - at 8.25am or 10.25am.
See the homepage or above for the service schedule.
You can access current and previous services HERE
Unfortunately St Paul's 'Food Parcel' program is not running at present, due to our relocation and COVID-19 restrictions.
If you need food support, people at the following locations may be able to assist (in the area in and around Box Hill).
Times: Monday – Friday
Contact: (03) 9886 3700
Location: 2 Vision Dr, Burwood East VIC 3151
Combined Churches Relief Centre (One Community Church)
Times: Wednesdays & Thursdays - By appointment
Location: 184 Surrey Road, Blackburn VIC 3130
Times: Monday – Thursday; by appointment (phone to organise a time)
Contact: (03) 9837 2900
Location: 171 Rooks Road, Vermont VIC 3133
Times: Mon, Tue, Thur, Fri, 10am – 12.30pm; By appointment
Currently not open – phone or email for assistance
Location: 81 Doncaster East Road, Mitcham VIC 3132
Times: Food Pantry: Mon, Tue, Fri, by appointment; Pre-packed: Mon-Fri, 10am-2pm
Contact: (03) 9890 7999
Location: 3 Springfield Road, Blackburn North 3130
Times: Thursdays 1.30-3.30pm; by appointment
Available for people living in postcode 3132, or City of Manningham
Contact: (03) 9873 4822
Location: 325 Mitcham Road, Mitcham VIC 3132
- Lifeline: 13 11 14
- Beyond Blue: 1300 224 636
- Mensline Australia: 1300 789 978
- Kid’s Help Line: 1800 551 800
Eheadspace: 1800 650 893
- Online and webchat support and counselling for 12-25 year olds, their family and friends.
- information and forums on topics for young people, parents and schools.
- National Alcohol and Other Drugs Hotline: 1800 250 015
- SANE Australia: 1800 18 7263
- Family Violence help and support - SafeSteps: www.safesteps.org.au or ph 1800 015 188 (24/7)
- Mental Health Resources: DHHS.vic: www.dhhs.vic.gov.au/mental-health-resources-coronavirus-covid-19
We all need a helping hand at some point or other.