Synod meets October 15-17,22-23, The main issues at Synod, FUSE Camp

by Bob East

Synod meets October 15-17,22-23 Our Synod meets over 5 days and nights 3.30pm to 9.30pm.  This is the annual assembly (or parliament) of our diocese.  You are represented by me, and your elected reps Prof Alan Watson and Barbara Archer.  We are always very happy to hear your views or to discuss Synod business with our […]

New defibrillator, Thanksgiving Picnic & Sunday Celebration, The Law Is An Ass

by Bob East

New defibrillator   has been purchased for $2,500 & installed on the wall outside of Roughley Hall.  If a person stops breathing and their heart has stopped, this machine can be used by anyone to restart their heart, whilst CPR is administered.  The defib is self-instructing & you cannot shock people with it unless they need […]

News from Katoke, Change in our Mission Partners

by Bob East

News from Katoke Alan Watson tells the story of Silivia Geofrey,  Girl School Captain 2017/8, who has just completed her final year (Form 6).    An orphan – she never knew her father and lost her mother when she was in Year 4 of  primary school. An excellent student Silivia was sponsored at KLSS from Form 1 […]

News From the Watsons (Tanzania), Nextgen Thanksgiving Sunday 21st October, Nextgen Thanksgiving Picnic Saturday 20th Oct  11am to 1pm, Church Services at Christmas

by Bob East

News From the Watsons (Tanzania) Elizabeth has passed on email letters that our members have written to students.  “Workshop went well today-good attendance. Heavy rain early today & again @ 11am but now it’s fine. Approaching the wet season. Quite cool today. School has finished and Alan and Elizabeth have now left Katoke” and have begun […]

FUSE Camp: 8-11 October  (Y4-6 Primary & Y7-12 Secondary), Parish Council Report from their meeting last week

by Bob East

FUSE Camp: 8-11 October  (Y4-6 Primary & Y7-12 Secondary) This year for the first time our Primary and High School camps are combining at Port Hacking in the October school holidays.  Why take this adventurous step?  Because it brings our youth and children’s leaders together. It allows the children to have separate programs and still be together.  It […]