BUV Together – Good News Stories

Together is a monthly email that highlights some of the Good News Stories from within the BUV. God is doing some amazing things in Victoria and we think these stories should be celebrated!



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  • Justice and Advocacy Week Reflections

    Many Baptist churches all across Victoria joined together to celebrate Justice & Advocacy Week. Read on for some reflections and stories from those who participated!

  • From retired Navy chaplain to local church pastor

    Retiring as a Royal Australian Navy chaplain to serve at his local church, Pastor Duncan Besci is excited for what God has in store for him and the faith community at Beaconsfield Baptist Church.

  • Paying it forward

    NewHope Baptist Church’s Middle Ground Cafe introduces a Pay-It-Forward scheme to bless others with a cup of coffee! Little things make a big difference.

  • An Unexpected Gift

    Lacking in funds needed to hire a Children’s Worker, Gateway Church of Christ spreads the love and generosity by gifting Naringal Baptist Church with $2000!

  • Mosaic – the first gathering

    Rev Paul Huglin from West Preston Baptist Church shares a glimpse of Mosaic’s first gathering held this year.

  • Life together is a gift!

    Rev Lyn Hunter beautifully modelled and embodied Syndal Baptist Church’s ‘Life Together Is A Gift’ tagline. Celebrating the end of her tenure, Rev Lyn looks back at her life and ministry as she moves on to where God will lead her next.

  • A milestone in ministry

    Rev Graeme Semple, BUV’s Regional Pastor (West) who has been ordained for 30 years, has a passion for spreading the transformational work of the gospel.

  • Celebrating Grace’s Life and Service

    Armed with a passionate heart for service, Grace Munro’s life shows how God can use the willing and obedient to further His kingdom here on earth.

  • Going above and beyond

    During the brief window that allowed for 20 people to meet in-person, Pastor Danny McDowell at Torquay Christian Fellowship invites those who are struggling to cope with online service to a special in-person fellowship.

  • Big Step Sunday

    Crossway Baptist Church’s creative kids program, Big Step, sees 52 children put their trust in Jesus!