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Pastoral Letter from the Bishop – Redress

Dear Sisters and Brothers, This Pastoral Letter on Redress is for your information, and is to be made available to your congregations. Read the Pastoral Letter.  

Carrying on the legacy of Defence Chaplains

“Jesus has called me as a Christian to serve others, and as a Chaplain I get to serve the men and women of the Defence Force,” says Revd Chris Bowditch, a Reserve Chaplain in the Australian Army. Chris, who is also the Priest in Charge at Lindisfarne Anglican Church, signed up as a Reserve Chaplain…

The first female fellowship group at Subbies is making an impact

by Josephine I started a Women’s Bible Study end of July this year, and we have had one group meeting almost every week. I often meet one to one with those that couldn’t make it at some other time in the week. We have five ladies that are part of it, however there is usually…

Children and Families Worker – Parish of Deloraine

Come join us in Deloraine, as we seek to make disciples of Jesus, building for eternity! We are looking for a passionate and energetic disciple of Jesus, to bring their energy, enthusiasm and new ideas, to take our Children and Families ministry to a new level under God. This is an exciting  opportunity to both…

After 67 years of searching, Faith found the truth she was looking for

Faith Selah recommitted herself to follow Christ after a long wandering in the wilderness. Read her story: I grew up in Sydney, Brisbane, Hobart, Adelaide and Perth with two brothers, a sister, and parents who were mildly committed Churchgoers. I was baptised at four months old and grew up loving hymns. I was confirmed at…

Kristina Kettleton reflects on her first online Bishop’s Training Event

What was your role in this year’s event? I was part of the team responsible for livestreaming the event, and even though each person had experience in their area, we had never worked together as a team to produce a live event – so that was a bit nerve wracking! Each person busied themselves at…

Rev Bruce Mitchell retires after 15 years as Chaplain of Mission to Seafarers

Rev RB (Bruce) Mitchell retired as Chaplain of Mission to Seafarers (MtS) Hobart on 30 September 2020 after 15 years of service. Bruce is the longest serving Chaplain of MtS in Tasmania in its 105 years of operation, and since 2005, Chair of the MtS Hobart Management Committee, Pru Bonham, estimates that the MtS team…

Supplementary Prayer Lists (September 2020)

The Supplementary Prayer Lists accompany the Diocesan Prayer Diary.

Saturday 19th September 2020

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