Fabulous Fete Fun at Forster

The Parish of Forster Tuncurry held their October Fete on October 28. Guests were entertained with pet rock painting, a jumping castle, drawing workshops and more! A special thanks to students from Manning Valley Anglican College who helped with face painting.    

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Sensational Seniors

There has never been a better time to be a “Sensational Senior”! On October 26 Anglican Care held the Sensational Senior’s Big Day Out at Taree. Residents and consumers from Storm Village, Bishop Tyrrell Place, Cedar Wharf Lodge and people who receive a home care package from Anglican Care had a wonderful time. Sensational Seniors Big

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Morpeth recognise Mental Health Month

Throughout October, St James’ Church, Morpeth focused on mental health for Mental Health Month. The parish used special readings from scripture that expressed anxiety, depression, and what we can do to help people who suffer these conditions. An order of service that focused on healing and acceptance was used, and they concluded the month with

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This Week Around the Diocese

Blessing of the Animals The Parish of Dungog held a special Blessing of the Animals on Sunday October 29. It was a wonderful morning with a variety of pets attending along with their humans, with some animals there by photo. The parish gave thanks for these special companions who share our lives and teach us

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This Week Around the Diocese

Women in Ministry All Saints at Nelson Bay held a gathering on Saturday to celebrate women in ministry for Mary and Martha Day 2017. The parish enjoyed listening and learning about God, and finished with a yummy high tea. Bishop Tyrrell students could be the next contestants on The Block Bishop Tyrrell Anglican College kicked

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BTAC Students Lead and Serve

Learn Lead and Serve is the motto at Bishop Tyrrell Anglican College, and in January 2017 eight students from Bishop Tyrrell ventured to Cambodia to do just that. Visiting ministries in Phnom Penh and Siem Reap the students blessed the less fortunate and shared the love of Jesus with the children they met along the way. As a group, they were stretched out of their

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Anglican Care Northwood Retirement Living Tenambit Open Days

Anglican Care Northwood Retirement Living Tenambit – our Villas at this lovely boutique village continue to sell off the plan. Now is a great opportunity for people to pick their preferred villa style and location within the village and take advantage of our off the plan discounts! We are holding open days at our Display

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This Week Around the Diocese

Camden Haven Spring Fair The Camden Haven Church Spring Fair at Lakewood was a huge hit with bargain hunters and church supporters on October 7. There were hundreds of people milling around the many stalls and sites, snapping up the odd bargain or two. With volunteers providing support – and Kevin Atkins on piano – the spring fair was a

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Two Bishop’s Dialogue 2017

“We have shared a great nourishing meal together” Last Tuesday night a crowd of 50 gathered to engage in conversation with our Catholic and Anglican Bishops about morals, ethics and good decisions. Bishop Bill Wright of the Catholic Diocese of Maitland-Newcastle and Bishop Peter Stuart from the Anglican Diocese of Newcastle opened the discussion by

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Sensational Seniors Big Day Out

Anglican Care held the Hunter Sensational Seniors Big Day Out on October 12. The Big Day Out was a a day of fun, laughter and celebration of their wonderful seniors. Entertainment included magician “The Amazing Ophir” and local musician, Mick Fetch, both of whom were fantastic entertainers. Check out the full gallery below:  

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