Reflection by Rev Mel Wheeley

36 “Abba, Father,” he said, “everything is possible for you. Take this cup from me. Yet not what I will, but what you will.” Mark 14:36 I woke up reflecting on these words recently.  Surely there isn’t a more poignant, potent expression of intimacy, love and devotion found in the whole of scripture.  Jesus knows that the air is charged […]


Weekly Reflection by Rev Mel

This week we celebrate the Reign of Christ as the final act in our liturgical calendar. Next week we begin again as we enter into a season of hopeful anticipation and waiting in the Advent Season. But first, we rejoice that Christ is King of all Creation.   The feast of Christ the King was instituted […]


Weekly Reflection From Rev Mel

”and what does the Lord require of you but to do justice, and to love kindness, and to walk humbly with your God?” Micah 6:8 Last night I had the privilege of attending a dinner for the outgoing CEO of Wesley Mission Queensland, Geoff Batkin.  As the night rolled on and people shared stories of […]


Weekly Reflection from Rev Mel

There is song that is sung in Taize worship that says the following, “Keep me God, for I trust in you. You show me the path of life. With you there is fullness of joy.” It is a chant that is sung over and over again, each round of chorus allowing the words to sink more deeply into the soul.