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BCA – this week’s mission partner

by Mark Calder

Here is the video we played this week, explaining the significance of BCA’s ministry among indigenous people – both in the early years and today. BCA Centenary Video #2 from BushChurchAid on Vimeo.  

Connect group questions

by Mark Calder

With a PDF here Connect group questions The Apostle Peter – a life transformed PLUS The Pharisee and the tax collector Which story of Jesus is your favourite? The Apostle Peter – a life transformed What was the take home point for you from Ray’s sermon? Why are ‘ordinary’ people chosen by God?  (1 Cor 1:26-29). What […]

Three talks to listen to this week

by Mark Calder

Mark’s talk on the Pharisee and the Tax collector Listen here Watch here Read here Ray’s talk on the Apostle Peter Listen here Susan’s talk at a women’s event at Seaforth Anglican Listen here

Pray for new minister

by Mark Calder

Fuel for your prayer Faithful preacher of God’s word …who will equip and inspire us all for ministry …who will faithfully love and care for us …who will lead us in promoting the gospel …who will lead corporate worship with sensitivity …who will rebuild a staff team to open a new chapter …who will be […]

Reading notes – Tell me the stories of Jesus – week two

by Church Office

For the week commencing 22nd September 2019 Notes for next Sunday’s sermon – Matthew 14:22-33 Jesus walks on water. With a PDF found here We continue with the second week of one of the series we always enjoy called “Tell me the stories of Jesus”. These are either stories about Jesus or stories by Jesus – i.e. one […]

Mix and Match

by Mark Calder

WHEN                            Tuesday 01 October TIME                               2.00pm till 4.00pm PLACE                             43A Tait St, Tewantin […]

You’re welcome… though not expected

by Mark Calder

Some dates have been worked out for Mark’s transition to his new role as bishop of the diocese of Bathurst. Sunday Nov 10       Calder farewell – 12noon Tewantin Thursday Nov 21   Consecration as bishop – 7pm – St Andrew’s Cathedral, Sydney Saturday Nov 23   Installation as bishop of Bathurst – 11am – All […]

RAP – prayer points from our prayer time

by Mark Calder

Dear God Points arising from our “Dear God” sermon series CHURCH – that we’ll joyfully realise our part in church REAL – that when we doubt God, we’ll look to Jesus CARE – that we’ll pour out our hearts to God PROMISES – that we’ll see the promises God has kept so far! NOT A […]

Bathurst briefing + video

by Mark Calder

Bathurst is one of 23 largely independent diocese in Australia Formed in 1870 from Sydney and Newcastle Diocese 32 parishes – most with multi centres Orange, Bathurst, Dubbo – cities + towns – Mudgee, Cowra, wellington, Parkes, Forbes, Coonabarabran, Bourke, Cobar 10 bishops so far First bishop – Samuel Marsden – grandson of chaplain for […]