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11th May Notices only



The Diocese of Grafton is celebrating its Centenary  during 2014

To mark this event each parish throughout the diocese will provide a “gift” for  their local community and that gift will be jointly presented to the community by Bishop Sarah and the parish on Wednesday 9th July 2014.

Please consider being involved in giving to the parish gift for our community.

($2 a week for 15 weeks).

Envelopes for the appeal are at the rear of church marked “CG “

Please prayerfully consider your response.


Thankyou from Judy and Brian  Batterham

“To our Church family we thank you for your prayers, phone calls, visits and words of encouragement over the past weeks. The love shown to us has been overwhelming. Please  continue to keep us in your prayers.”


Bush Church Aid Appeal

Help minister to our drought affected farmers in places such as Lightning Ridge. Help prevent suicide, relieve stress and depression. Please mark envelopes BCA and place in the offertory.


Position Vacant

Administration Assistant

Ministry  Centre

Part Time, 3 dpw job share, assisting clergy team in a wide range of task including administration and volunteer coordination. Full duty statement available.

Contact Lorelle 66213200


Clergy Prayer Day

Our clergy team will be attending the Lismore Ministers Fellowship Prayer Day in Ballina on Tues 13th May.


St Thomas Wyrallah presents 

REAL Benefit Luncheon

Sunday 8th June 2014, 12:00pm

327 Tregeagle Rd, Tregeagle.

$10 a head: all you can eat soups, bread, slices and soft drinks. Charmaine 66298561 or Miriam 66 245055



CMS QLD with NNSW  on

Monday 26th May 2014.



50 Days of Prayer for North Africa

20th April to 8th June

Information brochure on the mission table. Please pray for the government leaders who are named in the brochure.


Beginning Experience

A weekend away (16th-18th May) for a lifetime of change, for those who have experienced loss through separation, divorce or death.

Further details phone Jan 6624 5175 or Judy 6624 1549

Application forms available from St. Andrew’s sidespersons.


Anglican Funds Grafton Diocese

If you are considering direct debiting your offertory, the necessary forms are at the rear of church.


Sunday Journal

 Please collect your Sunday Journal from the back of the church.

There has been an over supply this month so copies have been reduced to $5 Please mark envelope Sunday Journal and place in offertory.


Parish Pantry 

During April 105 parcels were given out. Many thanks for your continued support both with food and money.  Suggestions for donations; cans of Baked Beans (with ring-pull), small cans of tuna, tea, coffee, milo, noodles, powdered milk and sugar.



Parish Facebook Picture

I’ve seen a few of you around with cameras, now is the time to come up with the goods. Pictures of St Andrew’s parish life are what is needed. Did you take pics at the Market Day, or of our wonderful choir, or at Christmas, Easter or Pentecost, or when Viv arrived by boat? Email them to me at avridd@gmail.com It is my intention to make a collage for our parish Facebook profile picture.

Please don’t be backward in coming forward.

From Andy Ridd


Cursillistas Lismore Ultreya

Saturday 24th May 2014

9:30 am  St Andrews Parish Hall.

Morning tea provided. Please BYO lunch

Theme: Go and bear fruit that will last

RSVP Dawn Back 66244924 ah

Ray Houston 0488 246 761



Byron Shire Uniting & Anglican Worship

Sunday 1st June 10am

Bangalow A&I Hall (Station St).

As well as local people leading the service, so too will the UC Moderator, Rev Dr Brian Brown, and Bishop of Grafton, Rev Dr Sarah Macneil.


Bishop’s Centenary Message to the Diocese 

On the notice board at the rear of the church


Op Shop Fashion Parade

A BIG THANKYOU to everyone who helped make our fashion parade a great success. $2070 was raised.