Soup Suppers will be held at the Parish Hall, Crafers, on Tuesday March 7 and Tuesday 14 March, until building commences on the Hall project. Then they will move to Bridgewater.
Into the Desert combines Australian history and literature with the centuries old wisdom of Desert monasticism. It is written by ABM’s Reconciliation Coordinator Celia Kemp, who draws on her own experience of living in the Australian desert to create a truly special publication.
We were just delighted by this wonderful write-up in The Courier by Tom Gilbert.
A lovely evening of Carol singing that is becoming more popular every year.
We invite you to join us on
Wednesday 2 November
All Soul’s Day
A peaceful service and vigil to remember those we have loved and whom we miss.
Church of the Epiphany
Epiphany Place, Crafers
BRING YOUR PETS!
BLESSING OF THE ANIMALS
SUNDAY 2nd OCTOBER
ALDGATE CHURCH OF THE ASCENSION
2 ARKABA RD
Afternoon tea to follow
Saturday September 17th at 3.00pm The Kapelle Singers will be presenting an Afternoon of Music at the Church of the Epiphany followed by food and drink in the hall. A gold coin donation would be welcome.
The Parish is celebrating the Season of Creation during the Sundays in September, and in preparation for the Sunday service, it is worth studying the text of the readings beforehand.
This is part of a 3 year cycle looking at aspects of the Creation and humanity’s part in it.
You are invited to come to the Reflection in the Aldgate Church Hall on the Friday mornings prior –
- Friday 2nd September
- Friday 9th September
- Friday 16th September
- Friday 23rd September
to look more closely to the texts for the following Sunday.
VENUE: Aldgate Church Hall
TIME: 9.30 till 11.30 am.
Booklets with discussion notes will be available on the day.
Season of Creation – The Wisdom in Creation Topics on Sundays
- 4 September 2016 Ocean Sunday – Voices from the Deep
Job 38:1-18; Luke 5:1-11
- 11 September 2016 Fauna Sunday – The Wisdom of the Wild
Job 39:1-8, 26-30; Luke 12:22-31
- 18 September 2016 Storm Sunday – Why O Why this Wild Tsunami?
Job 28:20-27; Luke 8:22-25
- 25 September 2016 Cosmos Sunday – Christ and/in the Cosmos
Proverbs 8:22-31; Colossians 1:15-20
Each Bible study session has a number of features:
· The key text is analysed closely
· Pivotal questions are posed for discussion
· Connection is made with the ecological crisis
· The text is related to other readings for the Sunday
· A crucial connection is made with the gospel
· The study closes with a song and a prayer
SEE YOU THERE!
The complete Lectionary for years A, B and C is now available HERE