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Update from David Mansfield on Lord Howe Island

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Update from David Mansfield on Lord Howe Island A good number of you have been sending emails, messages and  ringing up to see how I survived the storm. So I thought I’d give you a quick update. It was a hairy night. Little sleep as the wind and rain swept though, trees fell and things […]

A Rare Opportunity To Hear Dr Andrew Browning

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A Rare Opportunity To Hear Dr Andrew Browning making an extraordinary difference world wide. Dr Andrew Browning is one of the great ones in modern Australian mission history.  A convinced and committed Evangelical Christian, one of the top fistula surgeons in the world, chairing a world panel on this life changing surgery.  Trained with Dr […]

Australia Day Confusion and the first Chaplain Richard Johnson

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Confusion seems to reign over why 26th January was the date for Australia Day (setting aside the issue of whether a better date could be chosen out of respect for the feelings of our indigenous brethren).  Was it the 250th anniversary of Captain Cook as some claimed, or the date when the first people were […]

February starts with 2 Significant Sundays, Reading, Teaching, Studying & Sharing God’s Word is at the heart of our church, Please support our mission partners the Donaldsons, Don’t miss our Parish Prayer Night, Don’t miss our Parish Prayer Night, Life Groups Leaders Meeting

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February starts with 2 Significant Sundays Yes I know every Sunday when God’s people meet is important and vital, but especially for the next 2 Sundays. On 2nd February we hold our annual Vision Sunday and 9th February Commissioning Sunday.  Each year at this time we focus on what we believe God is calling us […]

Atheism is declining and Faith growing – that’s the big picture

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Atheism is declining and faith growing – that’s the big picture That’s not what we’d expect if we just take a western view.  But if we take a world view over the past 50 years, that’s the fact.  In 1970, there 165 million people identified as atheists and 1.2 billion as Christian,  In 2019, atheists […]

We all have to do better!

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We all have to do better! That was the message church leaders received at Interfaith Forum on Domestic Violence (DV) I attended this week.  It was a privilege and a challenge to be there.  The picture of DV in our society is an awful one.  One woman is killed every week.  1 in every 3 […]

Sunday 22nd December, Food, Friendship and Belonging

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Sunday 22nd December   At all 4 services there  will be the “Two Trees of Christmas” and will include our popular and poignant “tree of remembrance”.  Those attending will be invited, if they wish, to place on a tree, the names on those they are missing this Christmas, separated by distance, difficulties or death.  A […]