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Online survey re church at Peregian Springs

by Mark Calder

Thanks for visiting our web site. We’d love your input as we plan church services for Peregian Springs. St Andrew’s parents Please Click Here and let us know your thoughts.  All other respondents Please click here and let us know your thoughts.  It will take less than a minute!  Thanks so much!

For the love of God – John Dickson documentary

by Mark Calder

“For the Love of God” is 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! There are two local opportunities to see the film, the Maroochydore screening including a Q and A with John […]

“Grappling with the Good Book”: Lecture with Dr Meredith Lake

by Mark Calder

“Grappling with the Good Book: The Story of the Bible in Australia” A Lecture and Discussion with Historian Dr. Meredith Lake Sat. 28 July 2018: 4-5:15 pm lecture/discussion; 5:15-6pm book signing and reception! Anglican Church of Noosa, Tewantin $10 suggested donation at the door Copies of Dr. Lake’s new book, “The Bible in Australia: A […]

Making sense of gender confusion

by Mark Calder

A seminar with Rob and Claire Smith We begin with an overview of the cultural situation and the development of the ideas that have brought us to where we are. We will then work through the LGBTQIA acronym – and what all those letters mean – as well as some of the new terms being […]

Reading notes – Conversations with Jesus

by Church Office

Week Commencing 1st July 2018   With a PDF found here Notes for July sermons from the Gospel of John OVERVIEW: The Gospel of John is one of those books in the Bible that can both fascinate and perplex readers. It explores the themes of Christ’s extraordinary claims as the promised Messiah and the Son of […]

‘Even Death on a Cross’: How Christian Humility Upended the World

by Mark Calder

Source: abc.net.au/religion/articles/2018/06/13/4856548.htm By John Dickson, as published by ABC Religion and Ethics 13 Jun 2018 Humility came to be regarded as a virtue in Western culture as a consequence of Christianity’s dismantling of the all-pervasive honour-shame paradigm of the ancient world. CREDIT: MARTIN SCHROEDER / EYEEM / GETTY IMAGES When Sir Edmund Hillary conquered Mount Everest with Tenzin Norgay in […]

This morning’s message

by Mark Calder

Here is the video of this week’s message on faithfulness in the work place, as pre-recorded for replay at Tewantin.  

Reading notes – Ephesians Living (the) Gospel – PUT ON

by Church Office

Week Commencing 17th June 2018   With a PDF found here Notes for next Sunday’s sermon on Ephesians 6:10-24 Week 12: PUT ON DAY 1: Read Ephesians 6:10-12 As we come to the end of this magnificent letter, we have learned God’s great plan to unite everything under Christ and begun to see how that plan […]

Reading notes – Ephesians Living (the) Gospel – SLAVES – MASTERS

by Church Office

Week Commencing 10th June 2018   With a PDF found here Notes for next Sunday’s sermon on Ephesians 6:5-9 Week 11: SLAVES-MASTERS Slavery was universal in the ancient world. A high percentage of the population were slaves – perhaps as many as 60 million in the Roman Empire. They constituted the work force and included not […]