Sunday Services

Join us this Sunday at 10am or 3pm

We will now check-in upon arrival for adults and youth (no pre-registration required).

Kids For Christ (available at Willawong, 10am Service) will continue to pre-register

KIDS FOR CHRIST

 Registration opens Wednesday, 5pm

Auditorium Seating and Exit
Kids For Christ and Ablaze Youth

Service Information

We will be holding two services every Sunday.

  • 10am – located at Unidus Community Centre in Willawong, caters primarily for families and working adults; the only service that provides kids program (Kids For Christ) & Ablaze Youth
  • 3pm – located at the University of Queensland in St Lucia caters primarily for tertiary students

As restrictions continue to ease in Queensland adults, youth and toddlers under 2.5 years will no longer need to pre-register prior to attending. You will however need to check-in upon arrival in line with our COVID safe plan.

Kids for Christ our children’s program, will continue to register and is open every Wednesday, 5pm.

We ask that each household sit 1.5m apart from the next household where possible. Thank you! Please also be patient and kind with our ushers!

Our cafe will remain closed till further notice. We ask that you refrain from bringing your own food at this time. Bottled water will be allowed.

REGISTRATION
All children who are intending to participate in KFC, will be required to have a ticket according to the class they are in. Parents, please ensure you register them when you register yourself.

Note:
Tiny Tots group (2 1/2 to 4 years old)
Junior group (Kindy to Prep)
Impact group 1-2 (Grade 1-2)
Impact group 3-4 (Grade 3-4)
Impact group 5-6 (Grade 5-6)

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  • Watch video on the website for info on drop-offs and pickups.
  • Please note you are required to physically sign your child in and out. 
  • On the day itself, there will be KFC /Ablaze signages that will guide & direct you to the right places
  • We also have designated KFC teachers (one on each floor, to assist and help you).

Note:
Tiny Tots – Eden (ground floor)
Junior & Impact 1-2 – Moriah 1&2 (ground floor)
Impact 3-4, Impact 5-6 – Ariel 1&2 (1st floor)

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A few important things to note:

  1. Due to COVID safety guidelines and room capacity, no parents are allowed to stay in the room for the duration of our KFC program. If you need to settle your child in (for Tiny Tots / Junior), you can bring them into the classroom, but you will need to leave after 10 minutes. If your child is not able to settle, you will be requested to bring them into the main auditorium with you.
  2. Due to COVID safety guidelines, we encourage parents to pack a basic set of stationery for your child. Pencils/ Pens and Erasers.
  3. Please remember to pack a water bottle and a morning tea snack for your child. We will not be distributing any morning tea snack or cups of water due to our COVID safety guidelines.

Remember, we start at 10am. Please try to arrive on time or early if you know that your child needs time to settle into their classrooms.

REGISTRATION
All youths who are intending to participate in Ablaze Service will be required to register upon arrival

CHECK-IN
Check-in counter opens at 9:45am, so do come early to check-in!

Once you have checked in, follow the flow of direction sign on the floor and head to Bethel on Level 1 Unidus for service.

EXIT
Ablaze service will conclude at 11:30pm. Kindly vacate the room so that cleaning can commence. Remember to follow the exit directions and wait for your parents and guardians under the A-Frame.

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A few important things to note:

  1. If you are feeling unwell, please stay home. Please do inform your clan leader.
  2. Maintain physical distance. Avoid touching or hugging others.
  3. Different households should sit two seats apart.
  4. Avoid sharing food or items. We will not be having lunch together after Ablaze service.

Remember, Ablaze Service starts at 10am. Let’s honour each other with our time too!

Frequently Asked Questions

What time should I be at Unidus for service?

Doors will be opened 15 minutes prior to each service. Please do come early (preferably 20 minutes before service) as we will need time to get through registration and settling in. We may be expecting a queue, but we will try our utmost to check you into the service. Please be patient and kind to our registration team!

There will be check-in signages available for you to scan as you come through from the car parks, it’s easy as scan, submit and show your submitted information (green tick!) to one of our friendly ushers in the foyer area. 

Is there a private place for nursing mums?

There will be a nursing mums corner set aside for parents at Antioch (ground floor, opp. the toilets).

What if I can’t check in or register online due to technical difficulties?

If you have trouble checking in upon arriving, please head to our new visitor’s booth, our friendly ushers will assist you with checking in. 

Kids for Christ registration: If you are having difficulties navigating the registration platform, please phone the church office on 3714 0300 during office hours (9:30am to 4:00pm) or email administrator@hope-church.com.au after office hours.

Can I still watch Hope Online?
We will be live streaming our 10am service at online.hope-church.com.au. Then, the service will be uploaded to www.hope-church.com.au/sermons after 5pm.
Can I attend church if I have a cold?
If you are feeling unwell or displaying any flu-like symptoms, please do not attend in-person church service, but continue to make use of our online live stream at online.hope-church.com.au.
What is Hope Church doing to ensure the facility is clean and safe?
Our teams will undertake a strict cleaning protocol both before, during and in between each service. Hand sanitiser stations will be available throughout the building and we ask that you maintain 1.5m from each other at all times.

We will be commencing cleaning of the auditorium once the service ends. We are also anticipating around 30 minutes post-service connection time, so we asked that you would take your conversation outside of the auditorium.

To ensure that there is minimal cross-contamination, we ask that you would vacate the facility an hour before the next service allowing the safe arrival of the next service congregation. We ask that you vacate the building by 12pm after the 10am service and 3pm after the 1pm service. Thank you!

Is my information secure?
The registration system takes a defence in depth approach with multiple layers of controls put in place to secure the data. The approach covers physical, technical, procedural and personnel security. The service and the data are hosted in secure data centres in the United States, EU and Australia. These data centres are staffed by 24×7 armed security, surveillance and biometric access controls. In fact, physical access to the servers that contain the data is not allowed. The service applies end-to-end encryption to ensure that even if accessed it wouldn’t be readable by the attacker.
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