June 23, 2017Ministry is still going strong on the NSW snowfields with a residential holiday lodge and a church and chaplaincy program serving holidayers hitting the slopes.
June 5, 2017An Anglicare Mobile Community Pantry operating in Bankstown is aiming to cater for the growing number of refugees arriving from Syria and Iraq.
May 19, 2017Early Learning Through Play programs are starting to emerge across the Diocese, with one program at Ashbury already seeing strong participation within the church and the community.
May 12, 2017St Andrew’s Cathedral is teaming up with Church Hill Anglican to expand the latter’s pre-existing ministry to the homeless, effectively doubling the impact for those sleeping on Sydney’s streets.
May 5, 2017Youthworks is seeking to reconceptualise its intergenerational ministry, spearheading the effort with its Growing Faith week of conferences.
March 5, 2017The Rev Neville Naden has recently taken on a new role at Bush Church Aid, now serving full-time as an indigenous ministry officer.
January 18, 2017At St Anne’s, Ryde - a 51-strong confirmation service had well over half of the confirmees from non-English speaking backgrounds
January 11, 2017Two key Georges River parishes will welcome senior ministers early this year, looking to turn over a new leaf in some of Sydney’s fastest-changing suburbs.
January 3, 2017A synod resolution calling for a Day of Prayer across the diocese will be an opportunity for seeking God’s strength in mission.
December 16, 2016A new book on the ‘Flogging Parson’ Samuel Marsden has been published, drawing for the first time on his own sermons.
December 9, 2016The All Saints’, Petersham Hub of Hope continues to grow, providing a direct Christian link with disadvantaged locals.
November 22, 2016A group of faculty and supporters of George Whitefield College in South Africa recently visited Sydney to reconnect with long-time partners and meet new ones.
November 15, 2016Anglicare is running training days aimed at equipping churches and individuals to better serve refugees living in Sydney, particularly the large number of Syrians and Iraqis beginning to arrive as part of the Federal Government’s special resettlement scheme.
October 21, 2016Synod has approved the implementation of a new Parental Leave Ordinance, establishing and clarifying entitlements of parish clergy who become new parents and providing guidelines for specific cases.
October 2, 2016Figtree Anglican Church has shown support to Kenya’s urban poor by working with a Christian organisation there to provide libraries to children living in Nairobi’s slums.