Archive for July 2019

Breaking new ground

I’ve had a lot of fears recently – fears of all the things I need to do. While I was in London attending the Alpha Global Leadership Conference, I had the most profound personal experience. As I drew near to God in surrender and worship a whole lot of those fears just went, completely and…

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Respite Carers Needed – Fostering Hope (Part 2)

Respite Carer information night – Wednesday 28th August, 6:00pm, Wellspring Church, Sandy Bay.  You will hear what is involved in being a respite carer. If you are interested you can begin the process. Children who live in out-of-home care, in foster and kinship homes, are children just like you once were and the children you…

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Pastoral Letter on Homelessness and Housing Crisis – 2 July 2019

Dear Sisters and Brothers, Many Tasmanians are in urgent need of affordable, safe shelter. Here is an opportunity for the Church body to consider how best we can respond, as their plight is particularly pressing in this cold winter weather. One of the most effective ways to make a difference to the state’s housing shortage…

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Fostering Hope (Part 1)

To be a Church for Tasmania, making disciples of Jesus is the Anglican Church in Tasmania’s stated Vision. It would be hard to find a mission arguably more fitting with this purpose and vision than Fostering Hope. Fostering Hope seeks to engage the church in the need for more foster and kinship carers in Tasmania,…

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