THE PARISH BULLETIN…

PARISH NEWS:

God anointed Jesus of Nazareth with the Holy Spirit and with power, and he went about doing good and healing all who were oppressed by the devil, for God was with him….

(Acts 10:38)

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OUR NEWS –

Memories of Paris – A Day in the Life of Edith Piaf – Friday! Please come along and support this wonderful event. Our crew have worked hard to make this a memorable event. It all starts 6pm Friday – for details: follow this link…

OUR CHURCH HALL:

The contract has been signed! Our new hall will be built over the next few months and will be ready for Christmas!

Our old Church Hall, which has served us well for many years, is no more! Here are some photos of the demolition process….

Our car-park has been cut in half with a fence, temporarily, while the process takes place. The gate that is provided for access must not be used because the area is a building site with many safety hazards. Please park in the street, and nearby. The few spaces that are available are ear-marked for Betty Rodger, Moira Martin, Enid, Barry and Marilyn Kennedy and Ray Gibbons.

Our Office has now been reopened. It is expected to take approximately six months to complete the new hall therefore many group meetings will be postponed until the new hall is completed.

Wednesday Services:

 We have resumed services starting at 9 a.m. each Wednesday morning in the church.

Please check back with this website for updates and new photos all taken by Fr Phillip! 

TRADING TABLE

You may have noticed our Trading Table outside the church every Sunday after services. It has been supported and organised by Enid for many years. We are now asking for volunteers to assist Enid in the sales, as well as the supply of hand-made goods, fruit/veggies from your gardens, and any other miscellaneous goods you would like to donate towards the church.

MEDITATION

Please join us every Friday morning for a beautiful meditation. We start at 9:00 am, for about 40 minutes. Everyone welcome!

SINGING GROUP

Come along and join in with our group to share hymns and enjoy music. Every Friday at 9.45 am.. for about an hour.

PLAYGROUP 

We have offered a Playgroup for many years, but this year it will also be postponed for 2019 due to the demolition and rebuilding of our new church hall. We  be returning once the new Hall is built. Thank you to all our wonderful and dedicated volunteers and all the supportive Mums and Dads who have attended over the years. Please check back for further information, as our new hall begins to take shape!

 

We are always happy to offer baptisms and just this week received this lovely thank you note:

Thank you for holding our little loved ones Baptism. We truly loved our experience and felt so welcomed and accepted from the moment we walked into your beautiful church. We hope you enjoy the beautiful book that we donated to your congregation, it was hand delivered by the authors mother. Thanks be to God.

 

The Ordination of the The Rev. Dr Debra Tedman Took place on December 3rd, 2017. Debra will be the assistant Curate at our Church part-time and Assistant at TSS (The Southport School)  

 

 

 

The Most Reverend Dr Phillip Aspinall, Abp of Brisbane, has accepted a recommendation for the Ordination of our Dr Debra Tedman as a Deacon. This has been a long journey for Debra and the parish but it is great knowing that in God’s time the process will have come to an exciting completion. Debra will be part time assistant chaplain at The Southport School and part time assistant curate at St Peter & St Paul Palm Beach.