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Celebrating St Simon’s Day

Celebrating St Simon’s Day

On Saturday night, 24 October, St Simon’s in Kaleen hosted a dinner in celebration of St Simon’s Day. So many folk enjoyed seeing each other face to face at dinner, and then again on Sunday morning, that Archdeacon Paul Cohen had to referee the hugging. At the Sunday...
Communion in a Time of Corona

Communion in a Time of Corona

Archdeacon Paul Cohen shares with us some pictures and details of how St Simon’s Kaleen is undertaking Communion during COVID-19: 1. Clergy sanitise their hands.2. People line up as usual – with tape on the floor to keep 1.5m distance in the line.3. One person at a...
Warming the Lives of Seafarers

Warming the Lives of Seafarers

St Simon’s, Kaleen, has been supporting an interesting outreach program to seafarers run by The Mission to Seafarers at Port Hedland, in the Pilbara region of Western Australia. The program seeks to provide beanies to sailors on large iron ore carriers who...
Palm Sunday Rally for Refugees

Palm Sunday Rally for Refugees

On Palm Sunday, 25th March, thousands of Australians rallied in major cities and towns across the nation to seek justice for refugees and asylum seekers. The Canberra rally attracted over 3,500 people and was the largest in the country as a proportion of...
Pelican Foundation Project – Missional Discipleship at Kaleen

Pelican Foundation Project – Missional Discipleship at Kaleen

Over the last six months, a group from St Simon’s Kaleen/Giralang/Lawson have journeyed together toward a missional spirituality. The Reverend Tracey Matthews  designed a program that provided theological and practical reflection on what it means to join up with God’s...