Posts by Mark Calder

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For the love of God

by Mark Calder

…is the name of a documentary by John Dickson and the team at the Centre for Public Christianity. It’s about how the history of Christianity, is both better and worse than most people think! We’re off to Maroochydore on Wednesday June 27th June to see the movie. It will be followed by a Q and […]

Thank you

by Mark Calder

Thank you to all who helped offer hospitality to the St Francis’ students and staff. They were overwhelmed and very grateful to us for the warmth of our welcome. A special thank you to all who hosted students over night and helped with catering. A special thank you to Marg Hansen who coordinated their visit […]

Women of Wisdom – Thursdays in May

by Mark Calder

Women across our congregations are gathering each Thursday at 10am at Tewantin to explore the greatest commandments. Here is Susan’s talk from Week 2 on loving the Lord your God with all your soul. This Thursday – Jo sharing on – love the Lord your God with all your mind.

Next Men’s breakfast – 9 June

by Mark Calder

…at Noosa the River Deck Restaurant, Noosa Marina, Tewantin, 7.45am. Book online by clicking here.  Our keynote speaker is the Rev James Hall. James has recently resigned as rector of the Anglican Church at Nambour to become a full-time Australian Army Chaplain. He has been dividing his time as the senior minister at Nambour with […]

Pray re Religious instruction in schools

by Mark Calder

RI in our schools is a mission on our doorstep and a wonderful opportunity to teach kids the Bible. Yet is also under increasing pressure in our state. Here is a prayer bulletin to fuel your prayers for this vital ministry. Please pray

Minister writes

by Mark Calder

Dear all I’m encouraged by how many good things are happening in the life of our church and the way I see the Lord at work. For example 12 people completed Mark’s Gospel course on Mon nights 12 people in the middle of Pastoral care seminar with guests from Sydney sharing with the group on […]

Great news from Steffan and Eliane

by Mark Calder

Steffan and Eliane  are happy to announce that they are expecting a baby in early October! Give thanks for the ecumenical spirit that is growing in towns across the region and for the successful combined services held in Mitchell and Charleville two weeks ago. Please pray for: Good health for Eliane during her pregnancy. Wisdom […]