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Special service times for Noosa Triathlon weekend

by Mark Calder

Please note that due to road closures and the involvement of volunteers, we are meeting at different times on 1st and 2nd November. Details are below and further information about directions can be found here.      (Still prefer church on Sunday morning and not restricted by road closures? Our rector will be taking the […]

What if this is as good as it gets?

by Mark Calder

The line “What if this is as good as it gets” was made famous by Jack Nicholson in the film As good as it gets in which he starred with Helen Hunt. It’s an unusual film which explores aspects of mental illness and people with a range of disorders. At one point Nicholson’s character Melvin […]

What if there IS a god?

by Mark Calder

Many people live their entire lives with the assumption either that there is no god or if there is, he is of no relevance to their lives and makes no impact. Yet inevitably, there will come a nagging question:  “Hang on – what if there is a god?”  “What are the implications? What would it […]

Is this all there is?

by Mark Calder

It was the social commentator Hugh Mackay who wrote of baby boomers “sooner or later they ask that nagging mid-life question ‘is this all there is?’“ That is, people have achieved what they wanted in their career, they’ve seen their family grow up and leave home, they have their dream home, they are set up […]

Information night re new congregation at Peregian Springs

by Mark Calder

Wednesday 8th October We have planned an information night to which our whole church is invited. We want to give you all the information we can about the new congregation we are planning for Peregian Springs in 2015. It will be held at 7pm-8.15pm, Wed Oct 8, at our Peregian Springs site (St Andrew’s Anglican College), click here for map. From […]

Who pastors the pastors?

by Mark Calder

Here’s a good article by the Reverend Simon Manchester written in St Thomas’ North Sydney news sheet.  Click here to read.

Nagging questions

by Mark Calder

Our Nagging Questions series is fast approaching. I wonder if you’ve been bold enough to invite someone. It’s not an easy thing to do, but I encourage you to move out of your comfort zone and put a flyer in someone’s hand and say ‘please come with me’. At our Wednesday morning service this week, […]

Dynamite carnival

by Mark Calder

Dynamite Carnival- 2-5pm, Saturday, 11th October, Tewantin. Our outdoor area at Tewantin will be transformed into a fairground for the afternoon: Jumping castle, face painting, cafe, balloon animals, sausage sizzle and loads of fun games and activities…! Please let Simon know if you can help in any way.