Anam Cara
Jun
19
8:50 AM08:50

Anam Cara

Come. Enjoy friendship in the spiritual journey.

Anam Cara is Celtic for ‘soul friend’.  

Every Wednesday during school terms, Anam Cara meets in St Barts at 8.50am for a 9.00am start.

Participants are led safely into silence by experienced spiritual directors.

Cost: donation

 

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Pub Church
Jun
23
6:00 PM18:00

Pub Church

Find Your Voice!
Pub Church 4th Sundays 6pm at the Fed
Brew friendships, bring your instrument and sing a long to your favourite hits!
Whether you are a glass half full or glass half empty, we are saving you a seat. Come as...you.

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Anam Cara
Jun
26
8:50 AM08:50

Anam Cara

Come. Enjoy friendship in the spiritual journey.

Anam Cara is Celtic for ‘soul friend’.  

Every Wednesday during school terms, Anam Cara meets in St Barts at 8.50am for a 9.00am start.

Participants are led safely into silence by experienced spiritual directors.

Cost: donation

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St Peter & St Paul's Day
Jun
30
10:00 AM10:00

St Peter & St Paul's Day

Please remember St Peter & St Paul’s in your prayers as they celebrate their Patronal Festival.
To mark the patron saints' day for the little church at Tregeagle the congregation is planning a large celebration: 
Please join us on: June 30th 10.00am.  Praise Service with a Graze morning tea to follow.
Our regular fifth Sunday Praise 'n' Graze will highlight the ministries of these two early leaders of Christianity: Come and celebrate with us!

 

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Bonfire Night
Jun
30
4:00 PM16:00

Bonfire Night

You are invited!  June 30 at 4pm.
Charlie & Jenny Handley’s home: 0427462540
1385 Bruxner Highway Lindendale.
Rain forest walk, soup & damper and the Fire Brigade will be there for the children.
Please bring warm clothing, covered footwear, a torch and a fold up chair.

 

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Anam Cara
Jul
17
8:50 AM08:50

Anam Cara

Come. Enjoy friendship in the spiritual journey.

Anam Cara is Celtic for ‘soul friend’.  

Every Wednesday during school terms, Anam Cara meets in St Barts at 8.50am for a 9.00am start.

Participants are led safely into silence by experienced spiritual directors.

Cost: donation

 

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Anam Cara
Jul
24
8:50 AM08:50

Anam Cara

Come. Enjoy friendship in the spiritual journey.

Anam Cara is Celtic for ‘soul friend’.  

Every Wednesday during school terms, Anam Cara meets in St Barts at 8.50am for a 9.00am start.

Participants are led safely into silence by experienced spiritual directors.

Cost: donation

 

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 Anam Cara
Jul
31
8:50 AM08:50

Anam Cara

Come. Enjoy friendship in the spiritual journey.

Anam Cara is Celtic for ‘soul friend’.  

Every Wednesday during school terms, Anam Cara meets in St Barts at 8.50am for a 9.00am start.

Participants are led safely into silence by experienced spiritual directors.

Cost: donation

 

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Anam Cara
Aug
7
8:50 AM08:50

Anam Cara

Come. Enjoy friendship in the spiritual journey.

Anam Cara is Celtic for ‘soul friend’.  

Every Wednesday during school terms, Anam Cara meets in St Barts at 8.50am for a 9.00am start.

Participants are led safely into silence by experienced spiritual directors.

Cost: donation

 

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Anam Cara
Aug
14
8:50 AM08:50

Anam Cara

Come. Enjoy friendship in the spiritual journey.

Anam Cara is Celtic for ‘soul friend’.  

Every Wednesday during school terms, Anam Cara meets in St Barts at 8.50am for a 9.00am start.

Participants are led safely into silence by experienced spiritual directors.

Cost: donation

 

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Anam Cara
Aug
21
8:50 AM08:50

Anam Cara

Come. Enjoy friendship in the spiritual journey.

Anam Cara is Celtic for ‘soul friend’.  

Every Wednesday during school terms, Anam Cara meets in St Barts at 8.50am for a 9.00am start.

Participants are led safely into silence by experienced spiritual directors.

Cost: donation

 

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Anam Cara
Aug
21
8:50 AM08:50

Anam Cara

Come. Enjoy friendship in the spiritual journey.

Anam Cara is Celtic for ‘soul friend’.  

Every Wednesday during school terms, Anam Cara meets in St Barts at 8.50am for a 9.00am start.

Participants are led safely into silence by experienced spiritual directors.

Cost: donation

 

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 Anam Cara
Aug
28
8:50 AM08:50

Anam Cara

Come. Enjoy friendship in the spiritual journey.

Anam Cara is Celtic for ‘soul friend’.  

Every Wednesday during school terms, Anam Cara meets in St Barts at 8.50am for a 9.00am start.

Participants are led safely into silence by experienced spiritual directors.

Cost: donation

 

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Anam Cara
Sep
4
8:50 AM08:50

Anam Cara

Come. Enjoy friendship in the spiritual journey.

Anam Cara is Celtic for ‘soul friend’.  

Every Wednesday during school terms, Anam Cara meets in St Barts at 8.50am for a 9.00am start.

Participants are led safely into silence by experienced spiritual directors.

Cost: donation

 

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Anam Cara
Sep
11
8:50 AM08:50

Anam Cara

Come. Enjoy friendship in the spiritual journey.

Anam Cara is Celtic for ‘soul friend’.  

Every Wednesday during school terms, Anam Cara meets in St Barts at 8.50am for a 9.00am start.

Participants are led safely into silence by experienced spiritual directors.

Cost: donation

 

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Anam Cara
Sep
18
8:50 AM08:50

Anam Cara

Come. Enjoy friendship in the spiritual journey.

Anam Cara is Celtic for ‘soul friend’.  

Every Wednesday during school terms, Anam Cara meets in St Barts at 8.50am for a 9.00am start.

Participants are led safely into silence by experienced spiritual directors.

Cost: donation

 

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Anam Cara
Sep
25
8:50 AM08:50

Anam Cara

Come. Enjoy friendship in the spiritual journey.

Anam Cara is Celtic for ‘soul friend’.  

Every Wednesday during school terms, Anam Cara meets in St Barts at 8.50am for a 9.00am start.

Participants are led safely into silence by experienced spiritual directors.

Cost: donation

 

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Anam Cara
Oct
16
8:50 AM08:50

Anam Cara

Come. Enjoy friendship in the spiritual journey.

Anam Cara is Celtic for ‘soul friend’.  

Every Wednesday during school terms, Anam Cara meets in St Barts at 8.50am for a 9.00am start.

Participants are led safely into silence by experienced spiritual directors.

Cost: donation

 

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Retreat and Concert:  A Celtic Journey of the Heart
Oct
19
to 20 Oct

Retreat and Concert: A Celtic Journey of the Heart

  • The Archer Mountain Earth Community (AMEC) (map)
  • Google Calendar ICS

Deirdre Ni Chinneide offers retreats, workshops and performs spiritual music /song comes from the Aran Islands off the west coast of Ireland.  Deirdre is a psychotherapist/spiritual director and singer/composer.  She is in Australia for a short time in October and will offer a retreat/workshop Saturday Oct 19 (9am – 3pm) at the Archer Mountain Earth Community (AMEC) and an afternoon of music and song from Ireland in the church hall at Woodford for the local community and beyond on Sunday 20th October (2.00pm – 4.30pm) .

 

The Celtic Spirit travels widely and seeks to retrieve what the heart has been lost and longed for in these current times.  The experiences offered through music, ritual, reflection, sharing, poetry and song invite participants into connecting with their deepest desires for peace in a spirit of relaxation, enchantment and joy.  The Celts spoke of crossing ‘thresholds’ that took them into places where they were able to connect deeply with the natural world and with those who shared their life’s journey.  It was referred to as a ‘thin place’.  Please come, enjoy and learn more about Celtic music and song and its special gift to our world that struggles to live in the way of love and harmony.

 

Registration: 

Donation:              Retreat:  $30 includes morning tea

Concert:  $20 includes afternoon tea

Contact:                 Peter Harney

Email:                     pjharney@edmudnrice.org

Mobile:                  0431258412

 

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Anam Cara
Oct
23
8:50 AM08:50

Anam Cara

Come. Enjoy friendship in the spiritual journey.

Anam Cara is Celtic for ‘soul friend’.  

Every Wednesday during school terms, Anam Cara meets in St Barts at 8.50am for a 9.00am start.

Participants are led safely into silence by experienced spiritual directors.

Cost: donation

 

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Anam Cara
Oct
30
8:50 AM08:50

Anam Cara

Come. Enjoy friendship in the spiritual journey.

Anam Cara is Celtic for ‘soul friend’.  

Every Wednesday during school terms, Anam Cara meets in St Barts at 8.50am for a 9.00am start.

Participants are led safely into silence by experienced spiritual directors.

Cost: donation

 

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Anam Cara
Nov
6
8:50 AM08:50

Anam Cara

Come. Enjoy friendship in the spiritual journey.

Anam Cara is Celtic for ‘soul friend’.  

Every Wednesday during school terms, Anam Cara meets in St Barts at 8.50am for a 9.00am start.

Participants are led safely into silence by experienced spiritual directors.

Cost: donation

 

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Anam Cara
Nov
13
8:50 AM08:50

Anam Cara

Come. Enjoy friendship in the spiritual journey.

Anam Cara is Celtic for ‘soul friend’.  

Every Wednesday during school terms, Anam Cara meets in St Barts at 8.50am for a 9.00am start.

Participants are led safely into silence by experienced spiritual directors.

Cost: donation

 

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Anam Cara
Nov
20
8:50 AM08:50

Anam Cara

Come. Enjoy friendship in the spiritual journey.

Anam Cara is Celtic for ‘soul friend’.  

Every Wednesday during school terms, Anam Cara meets in St Barts at 8.50am for a 9.00am start.

Participants are led safely into silence by experienced spiritual directors.

Cost: donation

 

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 Anam Cara
Nov
27
8:50 AM08:50

Anam Cara

Come. Enjoy friendship in the spiritual journey.

Anam Cara is Celtic for ‘soul friend’.  

Every Wednesday during school terms, Anam Cara meets in St Barts at 8.50am for a 9.00am start.

Participants are led safely into silence by experienced spiritual directors.

Cost: donation

 

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Six Day Silent Retreat for Advent “Hearts Open to Love”
Nov
30
to 6 Dec

Six Day Silent Retreat for Advent “Hearts Open to Love”

Six Day Silent Retreat for Advent
“Hearts Open to Love”
30 Nov—6 Dec 2019, Mercy Place, Bardon, Brisbane.


Please register at : https://www.trybooking.com/BAMUQ

“Leaning into silence, we will open ourselves to contemplation and to our deepest longing to
become so one with our indwelling God that we say: "I live no longer, but He lives in me." In the beautiful setting of Mercy Place, drawing on the rich wisdom of mystics and poets, we will cultivate rhythms of slow attentiveness, preparing the womb of our hearts to receive the One child. The retreat will be
directed and will offer morning and evening contemplative communal prayer, Eucharist and opportunity for spiritual direction for all drawn to it.”

Guided and directed by Catherine Hefferan and Robyn Fitzgerald.

 

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Six-Day Silent Retreat for Advent
Nov
30
to 6 Dec

Six-Day Silent Retreat for Advent

Hearts open to love

Mercy Place, 371 Simpson Rd, Bardon, Brisbane

Leaning into silence, we will open ourselves to contemplation and to our deepest longing to become so one with our indwelling God that we say: "I live no longer, but He lives in me." In the beautiful setting of Mercy Place, drawing on the rich wisdom of mystics and poets, we will cultivate rhythms of slow attentiveness, preparing the womb of our hearts to receive the

One child. The retreat will be directed and will offer morning and evening contemplative communal prayer, Eucharist and opportunity for spiritual direction for all drawn to it.


Guided and Directed by Catherine Hefferan rsm and Robyn Fitzgerald

Download Retreat form

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Women's Breakfast
Jun
15
7:30 AM07:30

Women's Breakfast

The men of the Parish would love to serve you breakfast on Saturday 15 June.  Time: 7.30am for 7.45am.  Cost: $10 per person.  This can be dropped into the office or given at services.  All women of the Parish and their friends are invited.  There will be a short talk by a prominent young person.

 

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Sunday@6
Jun
9
5:30 PM17:30

Sunday@6

Why we sulk
and how not to!
Party Poopers join the Party with
the father and the younger son.
A closer look at Luke 15 and the
Parable of the Elder Son.



Join the conversation

Sunday@6 June 9th, Ministry Centre

Alstonville Anglicans

PS Come at 5.30 for a cuppa

 

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Connection to Country Alstonville Premiere
Jun
2
5:30 PM17:30

Connection to Country Alstonville Premiere

In the heart of Western Australia, the Burrup Peninsula, or Murujuga as it’s known to the Traditional Owners, hosts the oldest and largest concentration of rock art in the world; a dramatic, ancient landscape so sacred that it shouldn’t be looked upon at all except by its Traditional Owners. This site of incalculable historic, aesthetic and continuing cultural value is now being threatened by industrialisation and development.

Since colonisation the Burrup has become home to salt mines, iron ore port facilities and one of Australia’s largest gas plants. But the First Peoples of the Pilbara are fighting back on behalf of this most sacred of places and other important sites on their Country – documenting the rock art, recording sacred sites and battling to get their unique cultural heritage recognised, ‘digitised’ and celebrated.

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National Reconciliation Week?
May
27
to 3 Jun

National Reconciliation Week?

What is National Reconciliation Week?

Sunday 2 June is Reconciliation Sunday. National Reconciliation Week (NRW) is a time for all Australians to learn about our shared histories,
cultures, and achievements, and to explore how each of us can contribute to achieving reconciliation in Australia.

The dates for NRW remain the same each year; 27 May to 3 June. These dates commemorate two significant milestones in the reconciliation
journey— the successful 1967 referendum, and the High Court Mabo
decision respectively.

Reconciliation must live in the hearts, minds and actions of all Australians as we move forward, creating a nation strengthened by respectful
relationships between the wider Australian community, and Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander peoples.

 

How can we participate

1. Begin a journey of cultural awareness by a visit to this
website  http://www.shareourpride.org.au/

2. Acknowledgement of country at our service
3. Flying of both the Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander flags.

4. The screening of a recommended Indigenous film on 1 June ?

 

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Bush Church Aid Centenary
May
26
8:00 AM08:00

Bush Church Aid Centenary

As we edge closer towards 100 years of BCA on 26 May 2019, we remember the people who have gone before us and those who shared the vision of spreading the good news of Jesus Christ across our nation.

BCA’s role over the years grew and developed as different needs arose. Over the last century BCA has enjoyed responsibility for ministries ranging from flying padres, church services, Scripture in schools and family counselling, to welfare and medical services. Mission vans, hostels, hospitals, the Flying Medical Service, Mail Bag Sunday School, clergy, nurses and others played their part in taking the love of Christ to all corners of our vast continent. Men and women took the good news of Jesus and shared His love in practical ways. BCA worked hard to meet people’s physical, emotional and spiritual needs in locations that were starved of services and support systems. A number of our original ministries remain today in addition to new ministries that have been added over the years.

The basic characteristics of the men and women who serve Bush Church Aid – their great love of God, their unwavering determination and perseverance – have not changed in nearly 100 years.

All at BCA look forward to celebrating the men and women of God who have gone before us in the name of Christ. We want you to join in our celebrations. There will be special services at St Andrew’s Cathedral in Sydney and we have invited churches across the country to take part in BCA Sunday. We are in the process of putting together resources that you can use in your church, Sunday School or Bible study group.

BCA Centenary Prayer 

Almighty and gracious God, Father, Son and Holy Spirit.
We praise you for planting your fruitful word in this land over many generations, through many different ministries, and we rejoice that many Australians have found new life through faith in Jesus.
Today we especially thank you for your faithfulness in sustaining the work of the Bush Church Aid Society over the past one hundred years.
We grieve that we have not always shown your love and truth in our common life. We recognise the injustices done to Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander peoples, and ask that you would help us walk together as one, reconciled through Christ.
Please continue to pour out your Spirit on your church, so that we might reach Australia for Christ. Raise up many labourers and empower us to be your witnesses, so that this nation would worship its true Lord and Saviour, Jesus Christ,
In whose name we pray, Amen

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Silent day - Sounding Silence @ the Community Hall, Rous Mill
May
4
9:00 AM09:00

Silent day - Sounding Silence @ the Community Hall, Rous Mill

It is still possible to join the silent day Sounding Silence with Catherine Hefferan rsm and Peter Heaney fsc, this Saturday 4th May.  

This beautiful day  will be a contemplation through the poetry of St John of the Cross in his Dark Night, Silent Night, Song of the Night, Darkening in the Night, Serene Night, and signs during the Night of the Senses.   

 The day will be held at Rous Mill Community Hall, Rous Mill (near Alstonville) on Saturday 4th May, 9.00 for 9.30am until 3.30.    Morning tea, tea and coffee will be provided.  

You are invited to bring your own lunch to share, creative expressive materials, journal and a blanket, and a comfortable chair/blanket if you wish.  A donation of $20.00 for ANSD members and $25.00 for friends is suggested.  

Rous Mill Hall can be found on Google Maps by following this link: Rous Mill Community Hall 

Please RSVP to:  ansdnorthernrivers@gmail.com 

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Pub Church
Apr
28
6:00 PM18:00

Pub Church

Whether you are a glass half full or glass half empty - you are welcome at Pub Church.

Join the tribe 6pm at the back of the local Fed.

Come for sing-a-long with your all time favourites (“I’m gonna be”, “I’ll walk the Line”), and a laugh or three with good company.

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