Anglican women Annual Service: a time of joy and fellowship

Held at the beautiful, historic St Peter’s Church, East Maitland on June 7, we were made most welcome by the Rector, the Ven. Canon David Battrick. On a day that was fine, though very windy, about 120 people attended from 37 parishes. Bishop Peter Stuart celebrated and preached on the anxiety of searching and the

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Taree: NAIDOC Week Service

A Service of Repentance and Reconciliation was held at St John’s, Taree on Sunday, July 3, marking the beginning of NAIDOC Week. The service was led by The Reverend Chris Beal and Pastor Russell Saunders, a proud Biripi elder preached and shared culture. Members of the parish and the Biripi community enjoyed brunch and fellowship

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Fun, Food and Faith Arvo

The inaugural Fun, Food and Faith Arvo was held at St Luke’s Anglican Church, Coopernook on March 19. The various games and activities were conducted by Manning Valley Anglican School (MVAC) teachers Greg Anderson, Tamara Bean and Anne Randall. Following the activities and a hearty country hospitality style afternoon tea the MVAC families joined other

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MVAC Students participate at St Matthew’s Wingham

Despite the fact that it was a cold , wet winter’s evening 45 people gathered at St Matthew’s Anglican Church, Wingham for the regular 4pm Contemporary Service on June 19. 26 members of the congregation came from Manning Valley Anglican College (MVAC) including two members of the music team; Mrs Lauren Baker and Mr Todd

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Singleton: Quiet Day at the Old Monastery at Stroud

On June 11 we took time out of our busy schedules to have a quiet day. We had morning tea on arrival followed by a tour of the monastery. The resident priest, Pirrial Clift, led us in a session called “Why be Quiet?” We incorporated the Mothers’ Union wave of prayer into the morning office

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Dedication of Swansea’s new MU banner

Swansea Mothers’ Union group was delighted to have its new banner blessed and dedicated by the Rev ‘d Robyn Fry at the Sunday Eucharist at St Peter’s Swansea on April 10. It is the result of the creativity of Shirley and Milton Larven. Following the input of ideas from members, Milton worked on the design

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Mothers’ Union and Social Justice

MU Australia is a mission agency of the Anglican Church of Australia and is a part of the worldwide Mothers’ Union. MU seeks to share Christ’s love by encouraging, strengthening and supporting marriage and family life, particularly those whose lives have met with adversity. MU has five objectives: To promote and support marriage and family

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Celebrating 140 years of Mothers’ Union Worldwide

In its 140th Year, Mothers’ Union is a thriving global Christian movement, with over 4 million members in 83 countries, who collectively touched the lives of over 500,000 in 2015 through practical actions, great and small, from providing meals to the hungry to supporting whole communities to lift themselves out of poverty. The Mothers’ Union

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