Announcements

Announcements

CRT Update 23/09/2021

The Covid Response Team met this week to begin applying the recently announced government roadmap as it applies to MBC.  We are attempting to work through implications for Christians and applications of it to our church.  Because the indicative dates for openings are at least a month away and we all know that things often change at the last minute, we are continuing to exercise caution before announcing opening dates, etc.  We also need to signal that there may be…

COVID Update 05/08/2021

CRT Update 5th August 2021 As the Victorian government have called a sixth snap lockdown our church building will be closed except for: The broadcasting of services, and The storage and assembly of care packs. All other church programs must also abide by the new rules.  We anticipate issuing new CRT guidelines as soon as possible, depending on future government regulations.   We understand that these fluid times are very hard for some and remind you that the pastors and elders are a…

COVID update

CRT Update 16/07/2021 As the Victorian government have called a snap lockdown our church building will be closed except for: The broadcasting of services, and The storage and assembly of care packs. All other church programs must also abide by the new rules.  We anticipate issuing new CRT guidelines as soon as possible, depending on future government regulations.   We understand that these fluid times are very hard for some and remind you that the pastors and elders are a phone…

CRT update

CRT Update 9/7/2021 There are some changes this week as the current restrictions are gently eased.  We continue to encourage: ·       Registration via Eventbrite is no longer required – just turn up like the good old days! ·       We all still need to sign in using the QR code upon entering the building. ·       Anyone who can’t use a QR code will be assisted by one of our welcome team at the front door via our MBC kiosk (any questions contact Rob Bell…

CRT Update

There have been some further easing of restrictions which means we are getting closer to pre-lockdown conditions: Church will be on again this Sunday in person and online and the cap of number of people we are allowed to have in person has been significantly increased. So anyone that would like to come will be able to but will need to register on the Eventbrite registration system. Creche will be on during the 9:30am service but there will be no Blast. The…

COVID-19 Update

Hi all, Slowly but surely restrictions are easing. The CRT met during the week and provide an update on the changes relevant for the MBC: Church will be on again this Sunday in person and online and we are allowed to have 75 people attend in-person. We will be running the Eventbrite registration system, so if you would like to come in person, you will need to register. There will be no Creche, Blast or Bible Jam this week during…

Covid-19 Update

The CRT have been monitoring the latest changes from the government.  We anticipate things will change again next week.  Here is a summary of changes from midnight tonight and the rules for MBC for this coming week:  The church property currently remains closed except only for religious services where under 50 people are permitted to attend.  We have set up the Eventbrite booking system on the website, so if you wish to attend you will need to register. However, we…

State youth Games 2021

Hi Youth! If you’re interested in signing up for SYG this year click the link below to join up through the SYG website. Cost is $50, and registrations are due by the 5th June. Have a chat with pastor Paul or James Meyer for all the latest on MBC’s involvement. http://stateyouthgames.com/vic/

New Check-In Process

Matt explains the new contact tracing check-in process that we are now required to follow when attending any of our church services onsite. If you have any questions or concerns then please don’t hesitate to contact us for more information.

Change of Service Time

Great news – Beginning from Sunday 18th April 2021, our morning worship service will now start at 9:30 am, so please note the following: Continue to come early as we still need everyone to sign in which may take some time. Please come along and enjoy fellowship and band rehearsal before the service. We would appreciate if people could move forward to find a seat as we need ample seating for our ever increasing number of young families. We are…

Stage 4 Lockdown

Due to the recently announced lock down, our Simla St premises will be closed from midnight tonight (12th Feb) until midnight Wednesday 17th. That means no ministries are able to run and you are not able to attend on site. Unfortunately church will not be in-person this Sunday but we are hoping to be able to run church online. Stay tuned for more details. If you have any questions, please don’t hesitate to reach out to any of the Pastors, Cathy or Church Leadership.  Please stay…

CRT Update 15th January

CRT update The Covid Response Team met this week to monitor recent government announcements and how things have been travelling at MBC over summer.  Three items of news emerged which we wish to communicate: All people attending MBC services are encouraged to continue to be diligent with electronic signing-in via the established ticketing system or via the paper sheet at the door.  It is really important that we maintain this practice and not become complacent. All visitors to the church…