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New Rector for Young District Anglican Ministry

New Rector for Young District Anglican Ministry

The Reverend Neil Percival was inducted as the Rector of Young District Anglican Ministry at a Service in St John’s Anglican Church, Young, on 30 June 2018. Neil grew up in Sydney’s northern suburbs. He graduated with a BA and MA from Sydney University and then...

A Bishop Through Joy & Pain

The year was 1915. World War I had begun to take its terrible toll on the lives of Australians. The long ministry of Bishop Barlow had come to an end. The question arose: who would be the new Bishop who could speak clearly and publicly on the issue of war, as well as...
Rebuilding Lives Appeal

Rebuilding Lives Appeal

Anglican Overseas Abroad has launched a Rebuilding Lives Appeal which focuses on helping people from the island of Ambae in Vanuatu. Volcanic activity has forced the evacuation of all 10,000 residents of the island. Chris Shearer from The Melbourne Anglican has...
Notes from the Annual Clergy Retreat

Notes from the Annual Clergy Retreat

How do you, clergy or lay, approach a time to withdraw from the rigours of ministry on a Retreat? Is it for you an  opportunity to rest, to reflect on Scripture, perhaps to grow or to change direction? How each of us responds likely will depend on the season of our...