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The Bulletin Sunday 14th June, 2015 Pentecost 3

Office open Mon—Fri (9.00am-1.00pm)

19 Keen St

PO Box 378

Lismore 2480

Phone: (02) 6621 3200





Fax: (02) 6622 8941

After Hours Mobile: 0412 657 036


Anglican Parish of Lismore


Sunday 14th June, 2015

Pentecost 3


7:30am, Holy Communion — Stephen Hall/Howard Brockington

9:30am, Morning Prayer— Gary Murphy

11:00am, Wed 17th June, Holy Communion— Stephen Hall/

Doug Ridley




10:00am, St Matthew’s, Dunoon, Holy Communion—Stephen Hall


6:30pm, St. Peter’s Goonellabah, Evening Prayer—Bill Scott Snr/

Gary Murphy




Rector:                                                    Interim Ministry Leader:                     Young Families Minister:

[Vacant]                                              Rev. Alan Shaw                                          Rev. Lyndon Mulholland


“We will connect to the wider community intentionally and meaningfully seeking to bring transformation of life through faith in Jesus Christ.”





Welcome to all as we gather to honour and worship the one true God. Please join us for a cuppa in the hall next door after the services

Clergy Leave

Rev. Alan Shaw will be taking personal leave from Friday 29th May, 2015 returning Monday 29th June, 2015


Rev. Lyndon Mulholland will be at synod 12th June, 2015 to 14th June, 2015 and then study leave Monday 15th June, 2015 to Monday 22nd June, 2015


Morning Prayer

Start your day well.

8:30am Monday to Friday

St Andrew’s Chapel


Senior Camp Ichthus 2015

For EVERYONE in year 10—12

Sunday 28th June—Saturday 4th July

Camp Drewe

Old Mining Rd, Lennox Head

Food..Fun..and Friends. Cost $250

Contact Camp Director Rev. Ron Miller

www. formget.com/app/




Parish Breakfast

8am Saturday 20th June, 2015

Get your Kicks on Route 66 Margaret   and Robert Weatherby

will talk about a journey though America’s soul.

Bookings Parish Office 66213200 or names at back of church


Diocesan Synod

This weekend at

St Thomas’ Church, Port Macquarie

Please pray for this important Diocesan gathering that they will prayerfully consider all matters to be addressed.





A Different Conversation

Exploring Community

Sunday 21 June, 2pm.

St Andrew’s Parish Hall

A facilitated conversation

betweenRt Rev Dr Sarah Macneil,

Bishop of the Anglican Diocese of Grafton, and

Cr. Jenny Dowell, Mayor of City of Lismore.

Facilitated by Joanne Shoebridge

ABC North Coast

What is community?

The future of community?

The power of community?

The potential of community?

The threats to community?

What can be brought by us all to the communities in which we live?

Afternoon tea available (cost to be advised)

Donation to local charity Lismore Women’s Refugee

(Information: Deirdre Paillas 66214944)


Volunteers Needed

If you enjoyed the Op Shop parade please consider donating time to volunteer a half day at our Op Shop as we urgently need 3 more people to be on our casual roster.

Contact Margaret McDonald 66228123.



Combined Confirmation Service 8:30am Sunday 9th August, 2015 with Bishop Sarah Macneil. Come and support our confirmation candidates


Soup Luncheon

Noon 12th July, 2015 at Charmaine Murphy’s place, 327 Tregeagle Road, Tregeagle. Cost $12. Limited numbers available so get your ticket or place your name on the list soon to avoid disappointment.

List at back of church or contact the office 66213200


Do you have an entrance key to any Parish Building?

If so, please be advised that in accordance with our church insurer’s

requirements, we are in the process of changing locks and your key

will become obsolete by the end of June.

A new Key Register will be introduced and you will be contacted when

your new key is available for collection. At the time of collection you

will be advised of the new conditions applying to keyholders.

Further information pleaseParish Secretary, Stephen Hall.


Cursillo Dates 2015

Men’s 57              13 – 16 August 2015

Women’s 57   27 – 30 August 2015

Camp Koinonia, Evans Head

Contact Wendy Kilroy 6621 2615


Group Reunion

10am Saturday 4th July, 2015

An invitation is extended to anyone wanting to make their Cursillo at the above dates. This is a chance to have your questions with regard to Cursillo answered. Lunch at The Rous Hotel afterwards for those who wish.

More Info Wendy Kilroy 66212615

Parish Council Meeting

The next meeting will be held

7pm. Tuesday 16th June, 2015, at the Parish Hall.


Celebrating Our New Friends from Africa

N.B change of date

6:30pm, Saturday 25th July, 2015

Centre Church Molesworth Street Lismore

Once Strangers Now Friends

Guest Speaker: Bp. Cameron Venables.


Anglican Funds Grafton Diocese

2pm Friday 26th June, 2015

Parish Hall

This meeting is for anyone in the Parish who is involved in looking after Parish Accounts



Help needed for our Rosters. Do you feel you can help in Welcoming, Intercessions, Prayers or Reading please contact the office 66213200


Please advice the Parish Office of any swap arrangements you make for service roles eg: intercessions, chalice, reader etc.

Thank you


Parish Pantry


During May, 2015, 146 people were helped out with food parcels. Many thanks for your continued support both with food and money.


We urgently need for donations; cans of spaghetti, baked beans (with ring-pull), small cans of tuna, coffee/milo, noodles, powdered milk and sugar.




~Scripture Sentence~

In Christ, God was reconciling the world to himself, not counting their trespasses against them, and entrusting the message of reconciliation to us.

2 Co-rinthians 5:19


Sunday 14th June, 2015

Pentecost 3

7.30am, Dunoon & Midweek

1 Samuel 15:34,16:3                                             p201

2 Corinthians 5:6-10, 14-17                                 p138

Mark 3:20-35                                                         p30


9.30 & 6.30pm

1 Samuel 15:34-16:3                                             p201

2 Corinthians 5:6-10, 14-17                                 p138

Mark 3:20-35                                                         p30


Sunday 21tst June, 2015

Pentecost 4

7.30am, Dunoon & Midweek

1 Samuel 17:32-49                or                            p203

1 Samuel 17:57-18: 5, 10-16                                 p204

2 Corinthians 6:1-13                                            p139

Mark 4:35-41                                                         p30

9.30 & 6.30pm

1 Samuel 17:32-49               or                            p203

1 Samuel 17: 57-18: 5, 10-16                                p204

2 Corinthians 6:1-3                                              p139

Mark 4:35-41                                                         p30




We pause to offer prayers and thanksgiving that we bring to our celebration of Holy Communion.



Almighty God,

without you we are unable to please you:

mercifully grant that your Holy Spirit

may in all things direct and rule our hearts;

through Jesus Christ our Lord.



Congregation Response to the Two Great Commandments:

Lord, have mercy on us:

and write your law in our hearts by your Holy Spirit.





The sick: Maree Kesby, Marie Cormick, Nathan Giles, Joan Sheaffe, Owen Miller, Olive Sheaffe, Judy Batterham, Robyn, Gwen Elliott, Peg Parry, Glen Simpkins, Joy Hutley, Eric Pearce, Len & Maureen Clapham, Noel Everingham and Bernice Robinson.



The bereaved: We remember and all who have gone before and pray for their families and friends.


The Anglican Parish of Lismore in the Diocese of Grafton is committed to protecting your privacy.

The people on this sick list have requested prayers at this time. Please inform the Parish Office of any changes.


Hearing Loop (for the Hearing Impaired). First 5 rows from the front in the Nave of St. Andrew’s Church

Toilets (inc. Disabled) Inside St. Andrew’s Parish Hall. M & F also outside down steps west end of Hall.

Baby Change Station: Located in disabled toilets in Parish hall.

Mobile Phones: Please turn your mobile phone to silent during worship services.

Parking in Church grounds: Please be considerate of those who have mobility issues.

Large Print Prayer Books: Available from sides-people at the back of church.