Our vision is to see children’s lives transformed through Jesus Christ to the glory of God. The young people of St Hilary’s are a valued part of our church community. We want to equip parents with the resources to be Godly individuals who can teach the truth of Jesus in the home.
Find out more about our different activities using the links below, or for further information about any of our children’s ministries please contact Amanda Lincke.
St Hilary’s – SUNDAY 9am and 6pm
St Silas – SUNDAY 10am
Children are introduced to music, creativity and more, plus families given a chance to think about the God-part of life. Amazing to think that all this can be achieved in a loving, shared family environment.
Each mainly music is associated with and is run by volunteers from St Hilary’s Network.
Mainly Music fees are $5 per week per family. For 2019 we will be starting the week beginning Monday February 11th
St Hilary’s – TUESDAY 10am and FRIDAY 10am
Mainly Music in the Church followed by morning tea and play in the playhouse from 10.30am
St Silas – TUESDAY 10am
Mainly Music session followed by morning tea at 10:30am.
St Augustine’s – THURSDAY 10am
Mainly Music session followed by morning tea and play time from 10.30am
Children are encouraged to participate in activities including craft, music, and group story time and also have plenty of time for free play. We share Bible stories and Christian songs at times, with a special focus on Easter and Christmas celebrations.
Playgroup fees are $50 per term per family. For 2019 we will be starting the week beginning Monday February 11th
St Hilary’s – MONDAY 10am
Playgroup in the Playhouse
St Silas – MONDAY 10am
Playgroup upstairs in the Guild Hall
St Augustine’s – WEDNESDAY 10am
Playgroup in the Church Hall
Family Fun Night’s are a great way of getting your family and friends together. Spending time together can also be good for your health—it’s been shown that an enjoyable family evening can boost your immune system for days. Family memories and traditions can be created and these memories can last a lifetime. Our family fun nights consist of games, food and stories for all the family.
When do we meet? 5:00pm-7:00pm (once a term)
Dates for 2018:
Saturday March 3rd St Silas North Balwyn (Corner Maud Street and Osburn Avenue)
Saturday June 23rd St Hilary’s Kew (12 John Street)
Saturday September 8th St Augustine’s (36 Bundoran Pde, Mont Albert North)
Saturday December 1st St Hilary’s Kew (12 John Street)
Messy church is an interactive, fun filled afternoon church for kids and adults of all ages. We play games, do crafty things, build stuff, learn about God, the world and ourselves. Then we have dinner together. Lots of mess and lots of fun? Everyone is welcome but children must be accompanied by an adult.
When do we meet? 4:00pm-6:00pm (usually once a month)
Where do we meet?
St Augustine’s (36 Bundoran Pde, Mont Albert North)
St Silas North Balwyn (Corner Maud Street and Osburn Avenue)
St Hilary’s Kew (12 John Street)
What does it cost? Messy Church is free but a donation towards dinner is welcome
Dates for 2018: (all 3 sites)
Mar 18, May 20, June 17, Aug 12, Sept 16, Oct 21, Nov 18
Spring Holiday Program: St Hilary’s, 12 John Street Kew
Wednesday October 3rd: preschool concert: 10am-12noon
Thursday October 4th and Friday October 5th: Primary School Holiday Program: 9am-3pm
Richard is the Generations Director, Kew 6pm Minister, Facilities Manager and the Director of Support Services, having joined the staff team in March 2016. Richard is married to Danielle and...