After watching a documentary that explored how education can alleviate and prevent poverty, Glennie School Year 10 student Sandra Miller launched a project that is seeing Glennie students donating stationery items to local school students who need them.
Church seeks public help to solve Gold Coast grave mystery
Last year we solved the 83-year-old mystery of the grave at the Proston Church – the Gold Coast North Parish now has its own 83-year-old mystery at the site of the old Holy Rood Church and is seeking your help.
Q&A with former UN peacekeeper, now peacemaker, The Rev’d Ron Paschke
Meet The Rev’d Ron Paschke and find out about his Army Chaplain ministry, the highlights of his current role at Holy Trinity Church, Woolloongabba and how his favourite scripture got him through the greatest challenge his family has faced.
The Rev’d Canon Garry Dodd reflects on the work of Mission To Seafarers for Sea Sunday: “the over-riding theme for Sea Sunday 2019 is the call to act – to go beyond a simple act of charity – and move on to unconditional love for those in need in our community."
The Rev’d Robert Paget recently rode a motorbike across the Nullabor with his wife The Rev’d Helen, raising awareness of men’s health issues, helping raise funds for the Prostate Cancer Foundation of Australia and “proclaiming the Good News that God is intimately involved in the lives of all God’s people."
How the Church is marginalising itself and blames everybody else
"The constancy with which I am presented with a question that assumes an incompatibility between science and religion demonstrates how effectively such ideas can get traction in the public consciousness and how long such perceptions can last," says The Very Rev’d Dr Peter Catt.
“No faith in coal”: 150 religious leaders urge PM to show moral leadership
More than 150 religious leaders from across Australia, including local Anglicans, have issued an open letter calling on the Prime Minister to recognise Australia’s moral responsibility to avoid climate “catastrophe” and halt all new coal and gas projects.
Check out this week’s Sunday Devotion, which is based on the Lectionary readings of the day, and share it on social media. This week’s Sunday Devotion asks "How big is your Jesus?" and is written by The Rev’d Michael Uptin, the Rector of Surfers Paradise Anglican Church.