Welcome

A friendly welcome
Biblical teaching and preaching
Classical but contemporary worship with a rich musical ‘menu’
Multicultural community


Sunday Worship ~ 22nd October
11 am  Morning  Worship ~ Rev Alistair Macrae
6 pm  Threshold Holy Communion  Worship ~ Rev Alistair Macrae


Latest Sermon ~15th October
Rev Dr Sandy Yule

8th October
Rev Alistair Macrae
“St Francis of Assisi”

1st October
Rev Alistair Macrae
‘God’s Help in Times of Trial’


Minister

Rev. Alistair Macrae
Email: minister@wesleychurch.org.au
(03) 9666 1238

Address
148 Lonsdale Street,
Melbourne, VICTORIA 3000
(between Russell St and Exhibition St)

Weekly Worship Services

9.15 am    Gospel Hall Cantonese/Mandarin Service
11.00 am  Morning Worship Service
6.00 pm   Evening Worship Service

Church Office Hours
Tuesday              9.30 am – 2.30pm
Wednesday      9.30 am – 1.30 pm
Thursday            9.30 am – 4.00 pm


Some facts about Wesley Church

  • Built in 1858
  • Originally a Wesleyan Church, it became a Methodist Church in the union of 1902, and then part of the Uniting Church in Australia in the union with the Congregational and Presbyterian Churches in 1977.
  • Located in the Central Business District of Melbourne, Australia
  • In 1893, in response to community needs, started what is now Uniting Wesley, a large community services organisation serving the most vulnerable people in our community.  https://www.wesley.org.au/we-will-be-uniting/www.wesley.org.au
  • Offering ‘mainstream’ biblical teaching and classical reformed worship
  • A cross-cultural congregation, including people of various Asian and Pacific cultures
  • Wesley Church building is also the home of the Gospel Hall, a Uniting Church congregation with church services in Cantonese, with Mandarin and English translation.

    Uniting Church in Australia

    Wesley Uniting Church is a congregation of the Yarra Yarra Presbytery and the Synod of Victoria and Tasmania.

    Mission Statement

    Wesley Church seeks to serve Christ with the following mission priorities for the coming five years:

    • to provide services of worship, building on our present style, and with a special focus on the ministry of music
    • to continue to welcome, care for and nurture all who share in our worship and congregational life
    • to grow as a cross-cultural and inclusive community, especially welcoming and supporting visitors and international students, while developing our partnership with the Gospel Hall congregation
    • to be a vital centre available to the Uniting Church and ecumenical partners