May 18, 2024, Beit HaMashiach Announcements

# Announcement Details/Script
1 Welcome Shabbat Shalom and welcome to the Beit HaMashiach community announcements. If you’re new to our website, please introduce yourself to our leaders at and we invite you to attend our services if you live in Melbourne – 10:30am every Saturday at 206 Bambra Road, Caulfield South. Or join us online at (in the ‘Watch Our Livestream” section).
2 Never Again Is Now rally tomorrow (Sun 19th May) Please join us at the ‘Never Again is Now’ rally tomorrow Sunday 19th May on the Parliament steps (Mebourne), from 1:30pm to 4pm, to take a stand against AntiSemitism in Australia. For more details and to register, go to
3 Art Group Donald Kenner, our resident artist, leads an amazing Art Group here every Tuesday from 1pm to 3pm! Those who are involved have an enjoyable time of fellowship together, as well as learning to express their creativity through drawing. We encourage as many of you as possible to come, and we’d love you to bring your friends, especially those who don’t yet know Yeshua.
4 Shalom Youth movie night Shalom Youth will host a Youth Movie Night to watch ‘The Prince of Egypt’ to conclude our studies through the Exodus narrative, on Friday 31st of May from 7pm to 9pm in the Beit HaMashiach Sanctuary. We’ll kick off the night with some fun games, watch the film, then wrap up with a group discussion. Enjoy popcorn and lollies on us, or bring your own favourite snacks and drinks. Parents and siblings are welcome to stay, especially if you have a longer commute. Feel free to bring bean bags, camping chairs, blankets, or pillows to make yourself comfortable. Don’t miss this opportunity to come together, have fun, and celebrate what the Lord did for His people, Israel.
5 “United in Prayer for Israel” event in Bendigo For our online viewers living in or near Bendigo, or anyone else interested, there is a ‘United in Prayer for Israel’ event there on Saturday 1st of June, from 2pm to 5pm. The organisers are hoping people from churches all over Bendigo will come to spend time praying for Israel. The event will also feature Rahel and Mark Landrum from ‘International Mission to Jewish People’, sharing about their work amongst Jewish people in Sydney and other parts of the world. And Karen from Celebrate Messiah, who will lead Messianic worship, and teach about God’s plan for Israel, and the issues of AntiSemitism and Replacement Theology. Both ministries will have resources available. Even though it’s a free event, it’s important to please register at
6 Counting of the Omer Today is Day 25 out of 50, of the ‘Counting of the Omer’. So we encourage you to continue setting aside some money each day until Tuesday 11th June, to give in our Shavuot service on Saturday 15th of June, or to donate online into the Beit HaMashiach account, making sure to specify ‘Omer Offering’. The money will be sent to Israel to various ministries who are helping the poor and sharing the good news of Yeshua.
7 Poland study tour If you’ve ever wanted to visit Poland, you may be interested in a study tour titled, ‘Jewish Life in Poland – Then and Now’, which will be led by a pastor from Israel, from the 29th of August to the 10th of September this year. It focuses on Jewish and Polish Christian spirituality and the history of Jewish life, including the Holocaust.
Marion who is part of our congregation and did this tour last year, highly recommends it, to help us be better informed to pray, and to stand against anti-Semitism. For more information and to book, please go to
8 Caring for our Community Happy birthday today to Heather and to David who turns 9, and tomorrow to Cheriane. Happy 25th wedding anniversary Friday to Rasanga and Anusha. And happy birthday or wedding anniversary to anyone else celebrating this week.

‘Black Dog Institute’ aims to prevent suicides, and to support people like Hannah (who sadly took her life recently) with bipolar & other mental disorders. Please consider donating (using the link in Announcement 9) into the BH account marking it ‘Black Dog’ so BH can send a combined donation.

9 Offering Finally, thank you for your ongoing support of Beit HaMashiach. We invite you to give your tithes and offerings at And if you would like to contribute towards our ZulaRoo Surf House, you can do that at