We are a warm, welcoming & inclusive church in the Anglican tradition. A loving community where all people are invited to grow in relationship with God and one another.

Coffee Morning

The Coffee Morning Club is a welcoming and hospitable group that enjoys sharing fellowship, stories and good conversation over a hot cup of coffee. The group meet at Calmer Cafe on the 4th Wednesday of each month (except January) at 9:30am. New members are always welcome.

mainly music

mainly music is a 30 minute non-denominational fun music session for families with children aged between 0 – 4 years. During the session children and their care givers enjoy an interactive session of music and movement using instruments, rhymes, puppets via an interactive presentation. Children are exposed to literacy and numeracy, enjoy singing new songs…

Parish Council Meeting

The Parish Council is elected by the members of the parish congregation (who are on the Parish Electoral Roll) to conduct the affairs and business of the parish in accordance with the Parish Governance Act 2013, and in accordance with all relevant local, state and federal government legislation. Parish Council meets on the fourth Wednesday…

Bible Study

During the Season of Lent, Fr. Michael will be hosting Lenten Bible Studies from Thursday 7th March, 2019, for 6 weeks. There will be an Afternoon Group (2pm) & an Evening Group (7pm). All sessions will be held in the John Steele Room – St. Andrew’s Church. The Cost of the Study Guide will be…

Bible Study

During the Season of Lent, Fr. Michael will be hosting Lenten Bible Studies from Thursday 7th March, 2019, for 6 weeks. There will be an Afternoon Group (2pm) & an Evening Group (7pm). All sessions will be held in the John Steele Room – St. Andrew’s Church. The Cost of the Study Guide will be…

Eucharist at Arcadia

As part of the ‘mission’ of St Andrew’s, Fr. Michael and the members of the parish Pastoral Care Group conduct an Anglican service of Eucharist each Friday morning for the residents of Arcadia Aged Care in McCracken Street, Essendon. Though Anglican in its format, the service is ecumenical in its nature as people from various…

Said Eucharist

The ‘Said Eucharist’ is a service of worship where the congregation both joins the priest in prayer to give thanks and praise to God, and shares in the sacrament of Holy Communion by receiving the elements of bread and wine, which represent Christ’s presence among the congregation. The service enables the congregation to listen to…

Sung Eucharist

Like the ‘Said Eucharist’, the ‘Sung Eucharist’ is also a service of worship where the congregation both joins the priest in prayer to give thanks and praise to God, and shares in the sacrament of Holy Communion by receiving the elements of bread and wine, which represent Christ’s presence among the congregation. The service also…

Neighbour Day: Book Meet w Cheese & Wine

The Parish is going to host a community event for Neighbour Day this year. More information to follow. Neighbour Day is an Australia wide day initiative introduced by Andrew Heslop who believes there is not enough contact with those in our community – especially those who live close by. The slogan Andrew has developed is:The…