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March 2019 Issue 2

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This issue's message comes from India.

Over the last week Bishop Philip Huggins has been visiting the National Council of Churches in India (NCCI) and has been a guest interviewee at the 'Second Session of Spiritual Response to Critical Times' Conference.

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Last days to register

Selection, training and screening for ordination candidates and church workers, including best practice in psychological testing.

When: Thursday 21 March 2019 10:00 am – 3:00 pm
Venue: Ferguson Hall, St Stephen's Uniting Church, 197 Macquarie St, Sydney (downstairs)

 

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Domestic and Family Violence (DFV) Rountable
When: 2 May 2019
Where: Barbara Dowling Room, Chapter House, 209 Flinders Lane Melbourne, Anglican Diocese of Melbourne

Churches need to be equipped with appropriate and effective ways to identify, prevent and respond to domestic and family violence.

 

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8th International Conference

The conference theme is 'Changing cultures of Ageing and Spirituality.' 

Canberra ACT, 27 - 30 October 2019, Australian Centre Christianity and Culture

Early bird registrations are now open

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2 – 9 June 2019

“Justice and only justice, you shall pursue”

 

(cf. Deuteronomy 16:18-20)

 

The Week of Prayer for Christian Unity in Australia will be observed from 2 - 9 June 2019 in the week between Ascension and Pentecost.

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“The earth herself, burdened and laid waste, is among the most abandoned and maltreated of our poor she groans in travail..."

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The Roadmap for Congregations, Communities and Churches 

The World Council of Churches (WCC) invites Congregations and faith based institutions to live sustainably and have justice in our daily considerations.

Gifts of Peace

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Instead of chocolate, bunnies and eggs, buy a gift that makes a difference. The gift of a family of adorable baby chicks will provide a source of fresh, nutritious eggs for a family in Zimbabwe and bring a smile to your loved one's face this Easter. 

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Justice marches are being held in most capital cities on Palm Sunday 14 April 2019
For more information visit the Facebook page for your city.

Sydney Say Yes to Refugees -2pm Belmore Park, near Central Station 
Brisbane Palm Sunday Rally for Peace and Refugees -2pm Speakers cnr, outside Parliament House, George/Alice St
Adelaide Palm Sunday Save the Date -2pm Victoria Square,
Melbourne Walk for Justice for Refugees - 2pm State Library of Victoria
Perth Palm Sunday Walk for Justice for Refugees – 1pm St George’s Cathedral, 38 St George’s Terrace

World Council of Churches

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Positions Vacant - Ecumenical Accompaniment Program in Palestine and Israel (EAPPI)

• WCC-EAPPI Security Officer
• WCC-EAPPI Local Programme Coordinator

Both positions are based in Jerusalem, Israel & Palestine

Application deadline: 24 March 2019 

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Religious Producer Radio 2CH

Based: Pyrmont, Sydney NSW

Applications close: 22 March 2019

 

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Date: Tuesday 26 March 2019 
Time: 6:00pm – 7:45pm (Discussion promptly starts 6:30pm)
Venue: Australian Catholic University – 115 Victoria Parade, Fitzroy Christ Lecture Theatre Room 404.G.12 (Entry via Graham St, Fitzroy) 

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Give now to the work of the NCCA. Just click on the donate button.  

The one who blesses others is abundantly blessed.

(Prov.11:25 The Message)