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Shoalhaven Aboriginal church turns five

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September 1, 2014The Shoalhaven Aboriginal Community Church recently marked its fifth year as a church run with, and for, the local indigenous community.

Emergency help as locals pray for Iraq

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August 25, 2014The Archbishop of Sydney’s Anglican Aid has sent an initial $20,000 to help Iraqis in crisis in Northern Iraq, with pledges for more than $100,000 in aid.

Ballet dancer finds balance in ministry

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August 24, 2014A young ballet dancer from the Sutherland Shire says his journey from Sydney to London’s West End and back has helped him find his identity in God.

Digging deep for the DRC

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August 19, 2014Churches in the Democratic Republic of Congo (DRC) are among the world’s fastest growing.

New Year 13 head appointed

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August 15, 2014Youthworks has appointed the Reverend Luther Symons as Director of its Year 13 programme.

Killings escalate in Iraq

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August 9, 2014The Archbishop of Sydney, Dr Glenn Davies, says fervent prayer and urgent action is needed as the persecution of Iraqi Christians escalates towards genocide.

Veteran children’s evangelist dies

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August 6, 2014Owen Shelley, who spent more than 30 years as children's missioner with Scripture Union, has died.

Moore focusing on future

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August 5, 2014It’s a well-known diocesan address – No.1 King Street, Newtown – but a hub of Moore College now stands empty.

Archbishop calls for an end to Iraqi persecution

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July 30, 2014The Archbishop of Sydney, Dr Glenn Davies, has joined calls for prayer and international assistance for Iraqi Christians facing severe persecution, even death, for their faith.

More time needed for Bishopscourt sale

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July 29, 2014The chairman of the Property Trust, Dr Robert Tong, says an initial offering of ‘Bishopscourt’ has been encouraging but no buyer has yet emerged.