A Jesus-Following, Christian Community
in Hawthorn, Victoria, Australia

Posts by Mike

No Sunday Service Dec 31

PLEASE NOTE: There will be no Sunday service held at HWBC on December 31.

Some of us will be picnicking in Mason St Park (behind the church building, down the laneway) from 10:30-12:30pm. You are very welcome to join us.

Otherwise – see you next Sunday!

Student House Applications for 2018 are Open

Applications for our highly-regarded student share houses are open for 2018. Leases start from Feb 2018.

For over 13 years, these supported but independent households have proven an excellent opportunity for young adults to live in supported, intentional Christian community and engage with a growing local church – all in a fantastic location for work and study, and at reasonable rent and living costs.

For…

We’re back!

Renovations are complete at HWBC’s hall – we’re back in full strength on August 6.

On July 30 we will have a small working bee to do some cleaning up post-renovations (starting at 9.30) with a time of worship from 10.30am. All welcome!

Student House Applications for 2017 Are Closed

Applications for our highly-regarded student share houses are now closed for 2017. You may apply for the waiting list if you wish, or you can apply for 2018.

For over 10 years, these supported but independent households have proven an excellent opportunity for young adults to live in supported, intentional Christian community and engage with a growing local church – all in a fantastic location…

What is the Church?

We are a people summoned, gathered and called out by God’s grace – not an organisation or a club.

We have been saved from evil by Jesus’ death, given new life through his resurrection. We are prisoners being set free, sinners being restored, people under [re]construction, humans learning what it means to be truly who we were made to be by our loving…

What is “Communion”?

When you visit a church for the first time, you may be surprised by some of the things we do. But what you’ll find is there are certain things that EVERY church does, that are universal to the Church across the world. Communion, singing, teaching, reading the Bible, prayer…

Communion is also called The Lord’s supper,…