Archived News & Press Releases
Church Camp 2014
Camp Update! November 7th and Saturday November 8th we are heading down the road to Anglesea for a time to hang out and enjoy each others company as a church community. We have booked Camp Burnside and will soon be releasing camp forms and details. http://www.baptistcamping.com.au/burnside/ Our tentative plan is to enjoy a […]
Statement by Torquay Christian Fellowship regarding SRI and Torquay College
Statement by Torquay Christian Fellowship regarding, SRI and Torquay College. In reference to the segment on ABC Victoria 7pm news on Sunday the 23rd of February. Regarding religious education run at Torquay College, a reference was made to Torquay Christian Fellowship that was incorrect and unfactual. Karen Percy stated, “The course at Torquay College was […]
Christian Surfer’s CD!
Guys this compilation has put together as a fundraiser for Christian Surfers Australia! It will make a great Christmas present for all- you can get details on how to get one (or ten!) by e-mailing this link
Sunday March 3rd saw us celebrate the opening of our new worship space, and also marked the 30th anniversary of the founding of Torquay Christian Fellowship. Stewart Rae (pictured above), Pastor at the time of the church which planted TCF, and James Baker, Founding Pastor of TCF were present and shared. To see a 3 […]
New Space for Summer
Though still unfinished, services moved to the new auditorium in January. Shown here is Steve Brown welcoming people to the first service in the new space. Painting and carpet should be completed later in January. Come along and check it out!
A new stage in renovations!
Bad Pun Alert! – Since our last e-News a mountain of work has been done in the space being transformed into an enlarged auditorium. So much thanks to everyone involved both directly and indirectly. Advice is being sought on carpet and colours and almost all the other elements needed for our certificate of occupancy for […]
Study Materials Available
During 2012 we undertook a series on “Becoming Life-Giving”. Starting with being Life-Giving, we then explored life giving relationships (forgiving), life giving attitudes (thanksgiving), gift-giving (spiritual gifts), life giving finances and being “Creators not Consumers”. The messages are available on our Sermons page. If you would like a copy of the study booklet and small […]
First Service in New Building
On April 22 we gathered in at the former council chamber rooms for the first service in our new facility. The room we met in will be our temporary home until we are able to remove office partitions and prepare a larger space elsewhere in the old Shire Office building. Chris Rowney spoke on the […]
Baptist Witness iPhone Article
It might seem an odd verse to inspire an iPhone app – but a number of years ago while reading 1 Corinthians 14 I was thinking about Paul’s statement that “he would rather speak five intelligible words to instruct others than ten thousands words in a tongue.” Regardless of anyone’s position on the validity of […]
Moving Torquay Christian Fellowship – Baptist – to a new facility
(ARCHIVED POST) Introduction The Baptist church in Torquay, Torquay Christian Fellowship (TCF), celebrated its 25th Anniversary in 2008. During that year the leadership and congregation of TCF considered the need, and explored the possibility of how to best facilitate the life of the church over the next 25 years and beyond. Through church meetings and […]