SUNDAY SERVICESOnline at 9am
Due to current COVID restrictions we will not be gathering in-person this Sunday July 18. Join us at 9am online as we gather as a community on Facebook or at coah.co/geel-livestream for those unable to attend.
Normally, you can join us each week for our Sunday services at 230 McKillop St, East Geelong at 9am, 11am, 4pm and 6pm.
There is plenty of parking at the church and in the surrounding streets. City on a Hill Geelong is a vibrant and diverse community of all ages and many nationalities. The morning services are all age with kids and youth programs from creche to year 12. The 6pm evening service mostly attracts young adults and students and is followed by a weekly meal. Whether you are not yet a Christian, exploring your faith or wanting to go deeper, you are welcome – so come along, we’d love to meet you, help you get connected, and encourage you to experience more of the beauty, truth, and relevance of Jesus for yourself!
Throughout the week our Gospel Communities gather online or in homes across the Geelong region as they do life, love, and mission together. This is one way of keeping our big church small. Most groups enjoy a meal and social time before spending time studying the Bible and praying together. Many people find the people in their Gospel Community become their closest friends and the people who are there in tough times and the good.
Find a Gospel Community that suits your schedule and location.
We are passionate about seeing the next generation know Jesus and make Jesus known. Jesus said, “let the little children come to me” and so invited children to know him and walk with him. We want to help the children of our church know Jesus, and we do that on Sundays by teaching them deep truth from the Bible in fun and friendly ways. Our kids learn about Jesus, are challenged to live in light of him, and are equipped to tell their friends about him.
During the 9am and 11am service, age appropriate programs run for crèche (10 months-3 years), kinder (4-5 years), younger primary (prep-grade 2) and upper primary (grade 3-5).
It is important during this season to pre-register your children for City Kids services using the link below. If you’re new to City Kids, please come a little early to check-in your children before the service starts and to meet some of the team. Check-in takes place through the Families Entrance to the left of the Main Church Hall. Check-in opens 10 mins before the start of each service.
City Youth exists to know Jesus and make Jesus known. We seek to partner with families to help young people explore their faith in a safe and nurturing space. Our community is built around opportunities where they can build friendships and ask deep questions about life and faith.
Each Sunday we release a new City Youth episode to engage year 6 to year 12 students. On Friday nights City Youth meets in person from 7-9pm every Friday during school term with separate events for our junior (Year 6-9) & senior youth (year 10-12) members. Contact us below for location details.
2020 was a tough year. Our church in Geelong refused to look inwards in fear but stepped out in faith and love. Bless 2020 was a campaign of radical generosity. In this campaign we set out to raise $120,000 above and beyond our normal giving and then give it all away! To bless those in need in Geelong, Australia and around the globe. In God's grace we raised $121, 830! The campaign has now closed, In the months ahead we will be sharing how this money has been used and what it has achieved. Praise God for his goodness!
Many Rooms is City on a Hill’s mercy ministry - a practical expression of care and support for those who are disadvantaged and vulnerable in our city. It operates across all City on a Hill churches, through our national-based programs; The Living Room and Care Pack Initiative. Find out about how you can get involved and explore your gift of service and mercy through Many Rooms.
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