St Luke's Anglican Church in Enmore a lively, inclusive welcoming liturgical community

Twenty-Third Sunday after Pentecost 2018

Twenty-Third Sunday after Pentecost

Welcome to our worship this morning!

At St Luke’s we seek to share God’s unconditional love and acceptance of all people, regardless of age, gender, race, marital or family status, sexual orientation, disability or wealth.

Celebrant & Preacher:        Fr Philip Bradford

Welcomers today                Brett Davies & Amrit MacIntyre

Next week:                         Nadia Wheatley & Kevin Green

Readers today                     David Dunlop & Katherine Oldfield
Next week:                         Moya Holle & Brett Davies
Intercessor:                         Peter Seymour

Next week:                         Rosemary Bradford

Hospitality:                        Katherine Oldfield & Sally Woellner
Next Week:                        Brett Davies, Amrit MacIntyre (B’day Cake)

Flowers/Dusting Sat 3rd :      Matilda Rinker & Kevin Green


Gluten free hosts are available – Please see the Welcomers.

If you are taking the common cup please stand in the outer circle for Communion if you are intincting the host (wafer), please stand in the inner circle and Fr Philip will explain at this time.


This church is fitted with a hearing loop – please turn your hearing aid

to the T-setting.



Today Parish Council meets after morning tea in the office.

Angela Bell is currently resting at home awaiting surgery next Wednesday to relieve pressure on the brain from a tumour. She is still very ill; please pray for her and Saffron, who is now being cared for by her father.

There is a letter to parishioners in the church & hall foyers about our new Rector, Fr Jeff Parker and his wife Michelle, if you have missed this news!

Our St Luke’s Play Group meets each Monday between 10.00 a.m. and 12 noon for 0-5 year-old children and their Carers. For further information please talk to Ian Mylchreest, Matilda Rinker, Moya Holle or Christine.

Friday to Sunday – 2-4 November – Weekend Retreat at Stroud; cost is $200 for two nights accommodation and meals (except Friday night – eat on the way or before you go). Please bring your sleeping bag or sheets; pillow case, torch, towel and toiletries; comfortable shoes, raincoat and umbrella. If you are interested in going please speak to Peter Seymour or Rosemary (we need to know your name and contact details and if you have dietary needs or need transport); email Peter on or Rosemary on

Sunday 4 November – Evening Prayer in the chapel.

Thursday 15 November – The St Luke’s Long Table – at Kafenes Greek Restaurant, 149 Enmore Road. Please RSVP if you can go to There is a $3 per person charge for a BYO glass of wine. Come along order your own meal or share – it’s optional!

Saturday 17 November 6.30 for 7 p.m. – Men’s Nite Outwill be held at Delhi O Delhi Indian Restaurant, 3 Erskineville Road, Newtown. Please contact Kevin Green on 0405 691 055 to RSVP. All men welcome.

Saturday 24 November 2018 – time to think about baking Christmas cakes and puddings. This event is always on the last Saturday in November so please put it in your diary to help on that day. Our stalls require your help! The Fair always has a Christmas Hamper competition, so if you wish to donate something please place it in the box in the foyer. Stuart Grigg has some plants potted but is going away. Who can mind these babies til the Fair day?

Toys & Tucker – just a reminder that we will be collecting new toys and foods from now until early December (not chocolates or anything that melts)

Quiet Day – Sat 1st Dec at Golden Grove will commence with morning tea at 9.30 a.m. for a 10 a.m. start. The Day will be conducted by Bishop Peter Watson. Please let Fr Philip know you are coming.

Christmas Day – Community meal in the hall? If anyone does not have family to go to on Christmas Day and would like to be part of this community celebration, see Noel Jeffs who is eager to galvanize interest.

Sculptures by the Sea is currently on until 4 November – take a bus or train to Bondi and walk from Bondi Beach to Tamarama Beach.

St Luke’s Direct Transfer If you want to ensure regular giving to St Luke’s, but find you never have the right amount in cash, or are sometimes unable to attend on Sundays, then St Luke’s Direct Transfer may work for you. Please put your name or the word Offertory as a reference.
St Luke’s Enmore Bank Account Details
Account Name:
St Luke’s Anglican Church Working Account
BSB: 062-165                Account Number: 10023547


Intercessions for this week:

Pray for all our Opshop volunteers!


Kathy Drummond; David Dunlop; Michael. Fleming, Elizabeth Armstrong; Thomas, Ellenor & Nicholas.


Stephen Gates & Andrew; Altin Gavranovic & Hannah Forsyth.


Peter Gilbert & Alfredo Narnolo; Kevin Green; Stuart Grigg &’Tricia Blombery.


Richard Hagen & Somsakdi Sirithammakij; John, Martha &Christopher Haly..


Raymond Heslehurst; Susan Hill, Janet Broady & Alex; Moya Holle.

Please take this notice sheet home!

Parish Information       ABN.78 161 584 893.


Sung Eucharist and Children’s Ministry at 9.30 am followed by hospitality in the hall. Evening Prayer in our Chapel on 1st Sunday of the month at 6.00 p.m.

Thai Community meets at morning tea. Enquiries to Amanda Mason 0407 101 382.


Wednesday 9.30 a.m. – Morning Prayer; and

10.00 a.m. Eucharist and Prayers for Healing (followed by morning tea)

Friday 8.30 a.m. – Morning Prayer led by Peter Seymour.

Rector – Fr Philip Bradford;Phone 9557 4219 – 0431 655 220 (Mob)
PO Box 64. Enmore NSW 2042

Parish email:

Lay Ministers-Part Time: Lea MacNeil & Amanda Mason
Honorary Lay Minister: Peter Seymour

OFFICE HOURS: Tuesday, Friday 8.30 to 10.30 a.m.

Hon Clergy Associate:

Fr John Reimer

Organist: Kathy Drummond Occasional Organist: C. Brooks

133 Enmore Rd, Tel: 9550 5713
Hours: Tues‑Wed & Friday 9.30 ‑ 4; Thursday 9.30-3; Sat 9.30 – 2.30.

Healthy Church Life Group:

Fr Philip; Peter Seymour, Moya Holle, Ian Mylchreest, Fabian LoSchiavo, Evelyn Maack, Brett Davies; Angela Bell and Ruth Champion.

The Long Table – Brett Davies – email to

Fabian LoSchiavo: 0417670749.
Eddie Reddy: 0410634948
Ruth Champion: 0400166041

Parish Council:
Andy Serafin; Angela Bell; Susan Hill; Peter Seymour; Brett Davies, Tony Purcell; Evelyn Maack & James Barnes (Treasurer)

Hall Administrator:
Stuart Veitch Mb 0400-312-354

Synod Representatives
Diana Jefferies & Peter Seymour

Parish Nominators:
Moya Holle; Mandy Tibbey; Susan Hill; Ruth Champion & Stuart Veitch.

Pastoral Care Group
Lea MacNeil; Ruth Champion; John Tonetti, Moya Holle, Ann Petersen.