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explaining christianity online // begins 6 july

We believe that solid hope and lasting peace is available.

And we believe that this hope and peace is found in Jesus. Jesus has transformed the lives of millions of people over the last 2000 years. And we’d love to introduce you to him.

If you would like to investigate Jesus then we would love you to attend Explaining Christianity online. There will be four talks released over four weeks starting on 11 May.

You will be sent a link each week so that you can watch the talk. There will then be opportunities to join an online discussion each week using the platform Zoom. When you sign up you will given a link so that you can join these discussions.

In these discussions, there is plenty of time to ask questions and hear what answers the bible gives us. We believe there is no such thing as a dumb question!

Everyone is welcome, no matter what age, or background or religion.

online membership course // 9 & 16 august

At our membership course, we will explore what the Bible says about membership and discuss what this looks like at Eastside. The course will be held over two Sunday afternoons.

The following events we had planned for 2020 will be subject to social distancing requirements.

Read more on our response to covid-19 by clicking here.

talking truth // begins june

Our Talking Truth course is for anyone wanting to explore how to better prepare and present Bible talks. Over the last 3 years we have had Eastsiders from all ministries and of all ages find this course extremely helpful!

The course runs once a week over 8 weeks, and you can register your interest by contacting the office.

growth night // 15 july

At our first Growth Night for 2020, we will be joined by Luke Jenkins from Grange Baptist Church. We are looking forward to hearing him speak to us about being “A Praying Church” and we encourage you to come along! 

connect lunch // 19 july

New to Eastside? We’d love to get to know you better over lunch! You’re invited to our Connect Lunch, where we’ll share a meal together (on us!) and chat more about Eastside and how you can get better connected.

baptism course // 9 august

Our baptism courses run on Sunday afternoons, and are designed for those considering baptism, or anyone wanting to know more about what baptism is.

There will be absolutely no pressure for you to be baptised following the course, so just come along for a relaxed afternoon of discussion around the Bible!

explaining christianity // begins 24 august

We would love to introduce you to the one person who has changed our lives forever. His name is Jesus and he has promised to give you life to the full. He has transformed the lives of millions of people over the last 2000 years. If you would like to investigate the claim that Jesus is Lord then we would love you to attend a 4 week course called Explaining Christianity.

The dates for the course are as follows:
Week 1: Monday night, 24 August
Week 2: Monday night, 31 August
Week 3: Monday night, 7 September
Week 4: Monday night, 14 September

Each night will will commence at 7:00pm with a dinner. The night will then finish with supper at 8:30pm.

There is plenty of time to ask questions and hear what answers the bible gives us. We believe there is no such thing as a dumb question! Everyone is welcome, no matter what age, or background or religion.

growth night #3 // 14 october

For our term four Growth Night, we will be joined by Gary & Fiona Millar for two separate sessions. Fiona is a part-time lecturer at QTC with a passion for children & women’s ministry, and will be helping us explore “How to read the Bible with your children”. Gary is the principal of QTC and will speak to us on “Seeing Jesus in the Old Testament”.