Posts from May 2014

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Significance in Life

by Michael Dasey (Rector)

At our growth group leaders’ training meeting on Monday, we thought about Paul’s words to the little church at Philippi, when he wrote of his co- workers there as having their names “in the book of life”. (Phil. 4:3). John also tells us that only those “whose names are written in the book of life” [...]

Promise keeping and truthfulness

by Michael Dasey (Rector)

There has been much talk and plenty of hand wringing about the Federal budget. Whatever you think of the details, we again see a government breaking specific election promises shortly after an election. The Gillard government was infamous for this and so will the Abbott government be. This is not a political comment but a [...]

Staff Retreat

by Michael Dasey (Rector)

From Monday afternoon to Wednesday afternoon, the staff will be on their annual retreat. This is a time to look back in assessment of the past year and to look forward, as well as time to think creatively about as many aspects of ministry at GAC as we have time for. Heather Millard, chair of [...]

Encouragement through prayer

by Michael Dasey (Rector)

“When Christians meet they talk with each other about their Christian work and Christian interests their Christian acquaintances, the state of the churches and the problems of theology- but rarely of their daily experience of God”, J I Packer. Do you agree? What can we do to encourage each other to converse about our daily [...]