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.


Bible Studies

Our next Bible Study will be commencing on Thursday 1 June 2023 at 7pm in the John Steele Room. The topic of this study will be Paul’s First Letter to the Thessalonians.  If you would like to participate, then please contact Reverend Michael Danaher on 0419 114 870 or at ua.moc.oohaynull@rehanadfm   

Pax Cakes

Pax Cakes (Peace Cakes) on Palm Sunday The origin of the Pax Cakes is rather obscure. It is believed to have been started with a bequest by a Lady Scudmore in England in the 16th Century. The cakes were handed out by the Vicar & Churchwardens after the Services, with the words: “peace and good neighborhood”, to each person. Originally ale was…

Community Service

Reverend Michael and several pastoral care volunteers lead an Anglican service of Eucharist for the residents of Arcadia Aged Care in Essendon on the Second Thursday of each month at 10.30am, which is usually followed by a cup of coffee across the road at the McDonalds in Niddrie.

Prayer and Spirituality

Prayer Prayer plays an important part of the life of a parish, helping to bind the community of faith together, especially during times of trouble and strife in the broader communities in which we live. Morning Prayer Morning Prayer is held via Zoom on Monday and Wednesday mornings at 9am. Please contact Reverend Michael either on 0419 114 870 or at ua.moc.oohaynull@rehanadfm…

Parish Social Groups

The parish has a number of groups that meet regularly and share in fellowship and hospitality. These include: Dinner Club: The Dinner Club is a wonderful forum for parishioners and non-parishioners alike to get to know one another and to build closer personal relationships. The group meets on the 3rd Friday of each month, usually at 6.30 p.m., and mostly at local…

Children’s Ministry

Every Wednesday mornings during the school term, from 10am to 11am, the parish offers the opportunity for pre-school aged children to join us for Mainly Music – a structured, interactive program of music and movement for children aged 0-4 which is great fun for children and parents/grandparents alike. The 30 minute session is followed by some healthy snacks and playtime for the…