Posts from April 2013

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Eternal Investment

by Michael Dasey (Rector)

We live in a society that holds money as a one of the key determinants of our lives. Look at the ads in the media: many are for opportunities to save more, get more interest, have more superannuation. Our shopping is often solely driven by price (ignoring ethical considerations). Even how and where we shop [...]

Thankfulness for Mission Week

by Michael Dasey (Rector)

Our SMBC mission team has returned to Sydney. They put in a really great team effort in working with us for the week. We have thanked them and I now want to thank all in the Parish who made it happen. Thanks to those who hosted members of the team, those who provided lunches, those [...]

Sharing the Good News

by Michael Dasey (Rector)

With the help of our SMBC team, in this last week we have been seeking to give people in the Gungahlin area opportunities to hear of the Gospel of Jesus. Why do we do this when it obviously costs time, energy and resources? Well, there is a great story in the Old Testament when the [...]

Evangelism

by Michael Dasey (Rector)

Talking to others about Jesus is not easy: it is sometimes seen as forbidden territory. We are not even allowed to hand out information about church in The Marketplace. It was no easier in the first century, but Jesus’ followers were charged with that task and we are part of the fruit of their obedience. [...]