December 9

Morning Services

Pastor Craig Richardson will bring us God’s Word from Luke 1, ‘Redemption Song’.

Chinese Service

Rev Tamloy Lai will bring God’s Word this morning.

Evening Service

Rev Dr Tony Bird will preach on Psalm 66, ‘Come and see what God has done’ (Psalm 66:5).

Next Sunday

Next Sunday Dec 16, at the 10.30 am service, we will be having a Special Sunday School Service.

The children and teachers will come dressed in their ‘Christmas best’. We invite the congregation to join them. Rev Gerald Vanderwert will be preaching in the morning services.

Christmas Events @ DPC

Christmas Carols on Sunday December 23 @ 7.45 pm

Speaker: Rev Gerald Vanderwert

Come early at 6 pm for free sausage sizzle, jumping castle, face painting… A fun-filled family evening.

Christmas Day Service on Tuesday December 25 @ 9.30 am

Preacher: Rev Jordan Born

Plan to invite your family and  friends to our Christmas celebrations!


There are invitation cards to our Christmas events available in the hall and foyer. Please take some and hand them out in your streets this week. Thanks!

January 2019 Evening Service DVD Series

Title: "Titus 3—For Goodness Sake: How the Gospel Compels Good Works"
Speaker:  Alistair Begg

Please note these dates!

  • Sunday Dec 23

    • Combined morning service at 9.30 am.

    • Christmas Carols at 7.45 pm, sausage sizzle starts at 6 pm.

    • No evening service.

  • Christmas Day Tuesday Dec 25

    • One service at 9.30 am.

  • Sunday Dec 30

    • Combined morning service at 9.30 am.

    • No evening service.

  • Sunday Jan 6 to Jan 27, 2019

    • Combined morning service at 9.30 am.

    • Evening service at 6.30 pm.

  • From Sunday February 3

    • All services are back to normal—8.30 am, 10.30 am and 6.30 pm.

PYV Summer Camp

Thursday Dec 27 to Tuesday Jan 1
@ Campaspe Downs Resort Rev Toby McIntosh will be preaching from the Gospel of Luke. Registration is open.


Please be praying for all those involved in the Summer camp, whether they are a leader, a camper, or helper.


Items needed: sugar, honey, juice, pasta sauce, long life milk full cream, shampoo, toilet paper, tinned vegetables (eg pea/carrot, carrots, not corn) single toothbrushes.

Cash donation is also appreciated for their Christmas appeal. Place in an envelope marked “LinC Christmas” and put in the offering plates.

Angel Tree

Thank you to all who contributed gifts for the Angel Tree program, remembering the children of prisoners this Christmas.

What’s right for me? Workshop

(for High School to Young Adults)

Subjects! Courses! Jobs! How do I choose? Am I making the right choices? Come along to a workshop on Sunday 16th December, 2-3:30pm in the Ministry Centre. We will look at what God says about this and learn practical ways that help you make these decisions. Contact Rowena for more information or to register your interest.