Samaritans Emergency Relief

Did you know Samaritans Emergency Relief Centres provide around 56 litres of long life milk per week to people in need? Samaritans are in desperate need of donations to fill their cupboards. Can you help? Please feel free to drop off your donation at their Brunker Rd site. Other locations are available on their website: www.samaritans.org.au/service/emergencyrelief/

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This Week Around the Diocese

Holy Week at East Maitland The Parish of East Maitland shared these great photos from Holy Week. MU Lady Day The Parish of Nelson Bay shared these photos from the Mothers’ Union Lady Day held at Christ Church Cathedral on April 9. Taize 2018 The Parish of Nelson Bay came together for Taize this week,

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Easter Around the Diocese

Belmont North Redhead All Saints, Belmont Toukley/Budgewoi Dungog Stroud Terrigal Harrington-Coopernook Nelson Bay Anglican Care C.A.Brown Chapel, Booragul Bulahdelah & Tea Gardens Stockton Christ Church Cathedral Forster Tuncurry Wallsend Samaritans Cardiff Lakes Anglican  

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Anglican Schools Celebrate Easter

On Thursday, March 29 the students and staff of Manning Valley Anglican College came together for a special celebration of the Eucharist for Good Friday and Easter Day. Archdeacon Sonia Roulston presided at the Eucharist and was assisted by the Reverend Peter Tinney ( from Taree Parish), the Reverend Helen Holliday( from Harrington/Coopernook Parish) and the

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May 18-20: Anglican Men’s Weekend 2018

The annual Diocesan Men’s Weekend is back again in 2018. Early stage planning has commenced for the event which will take place at Tahlee May 18-20, 2018. This year Arthur Copeman will speak from Ecclesiates with the theme “Living in the Real World”. There will be various talks from other guest speakers to encourage believers

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Chrism Eucharist

The Chrism Eucharist took place today March 28 at Christ Church Cathedral. The Chrism Eucharist is a gathering of the diocese to reflect on ministry. The ministry reflection for 2018 was “Sharing the Christian faith with others.” Commencing at 10am, the congregation heard from three clergy on their reflections on Ministry Today. Each reflection was

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Palm Sunday

East Maitland In preparation for Palm Sunday and Holy Week at Saint Peter’s Church, East Maitland, a hard-working group of volunteers from the Saint Peter’s community formed a working bee to decorate the Church. Palms were delivered early in the day and then transformed into palm crosses for distribution on Palm Sunday and affixed around the

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This Week Around the Diocese

Locks Shaved to Raise Funds Monicah Njoroge-Eaton from the Parish of Wallsend shaved her hair off for the World’s Greatest Shave for the Leukaemia Foundation this week. She raised $2,000 in doing so! The lovely ladies from Anglican Women also served a Devonshire Tea. Easter Egg Hunt at Scone Grammar School This week the Year

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Students Celebrate Bishop Tyrrell Day

The staff and students of Bishop Tyrrell Anglican College came together at Christ Church Cathedral on March 14 to celebrate Bishop Tyrrell Day. Each year Bishop Tyrrell Anglican College celebrates the foundation of the College and honours the life of William Tyrrell. The day commenced with a service at the Cathedral where the students were

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This Week Around the Diocese

Adopt a chick to support children who are sick Year 12 students from Bishop Tyrrell Anglican College have been running this super cute fundraiser during their lunch break – these one-of-a-kind chicks have been available for adoption and naming. All money raised will got o the Starlight Children’s Foundation to support sick children and their

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