Welcome – Information about Our Churches

Welcome to the Anglican Parish of Stirling

Our Parish is located in the beautiful Adelaide Hills in South Australia, and encompasses Crafers, Stirling, Aldgate and Bridgewater and surrounding areas. The Stirling Parish has three different centres offering varying styles of worship and activities  ALDGATE Church of The Ascension 2 Akaba Rd. Aldgate Aldgate is home to a reflective, spiritual and joyful … Continue Reading ››

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Epiphany 2018

Epiphany 2018

Matthew 2.1-12

There’s something on our pew-sheet each Sunday that I hope everyone notices. It’s always on the front page near the top.

We welcome all visitors and newcomers who have come to worship with us. Communicant members of other Christian denominations are welcome to receive the Sacrament of Holy Communion.

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Christmas 2017

Once upon a time, the God of the universe became one of us – a newborn child. I know we’ve heard the story; we know what happened – Mary and Joseph and the baby and the shepherds and the angels. But the heart of the story is this; once upon a time, the God of the universe … Continue Reading ››

Waiting for Jesus

Advent 4 B 24-12-17 Bridgewater Luke 1.26-45

Waiting for Jesus Today’s Gospel tells us about a young teenage girl; she’s engaged to be married, but an angel visits her and tells her she’s having a baby. Mary’s immediate response was to say,

38 I am the Lord’s servant ... may it be to me as … Continue Reading ››


The Sunday of the Baptist

Advent 3 b 17-12-17 – The Sunday of the Baptist – Ps 126 Jn 1 6-8, 19-28

The Sunday of the Baptist Today’s Psalm begins as a song of the returned exiles. We joined in their joyful song, celebrating their home-coming from a far-away country. They were proud that other nations saw how much God … Continue Reading ››


A FESTIVAL OF CAROLS AND LESSONS Celebrating ADVENT AND CHRISTMAS Kapelle Singers & Crafers Treble Choir 7:30 pm Wednesday 13 December 2017 The Church of the Epiphany, Crafers There is a powerful selection of lessons from the Scriptures for us to hear on this, one of the two occasions in the year when we meditate together on God’s providence throughout … Continue Reading ››

Adelaide Hills, South Australia