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The Bulletin Sunday 26th April,2015 Easter 4

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 26th April, 2015

Easter 4




7:30am, Holy Communion — Rev. Alan Shaw/Cathy Ridd/Doug Ridley

9:30am, Holy Communion— Cathy Ridd/Gary Murphy

11:00am, Wed 29th April, Holy Communion— Cathy Ridd/Russell Cook



10:00am, St Matthew’s, Dunoon, Holy Communion—Russell Cook

10:00am, St Mark’s, Nimbin, Holy Communion—Rev. Alan Shaw/Ray Nickel

5:00pm, St Thomas’, Wyrallah, Holy Communion— Rev. Alan Shaw/

Russell Cook

6:30pm, St. Peter’s, Goonellabah, Holy Communion —Letitia Scott/Cathy Ridd


Fri, 1st May, 10:30am, Fromelles Manor, Holy Communion— Stephen Hall




Interim Ministry Leader:                     Young Families

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.



Sunday 3rd May, 2015

Please pray for Augustine Kobe Leju Tomor, Paul Morobe Leju Tomor, Tony Bojo Leju Tomor and Ethan Michael O’Sullivan  their parents and godparents.

Morning Prayer

There is a service of morning prayer 8:30am Monday to Friday at St Andrew’s

Camp Ichthus 2015

Volunteers needed

Group Leaders, cooks and adult helpers are needed for the camps.

Senior 28 June -4 July at Lennox Head

Junior High 22-26 Sept at Evans Head

Primary 27 Sept –1 Oct at Lennox Head

If you are able to help please contact

Anne Goode.

Email: ap_ goode@hotmail.com

Toddler Time

10:00am to 12 noon

Ages 0 to 5

Mondays during school term in the Parish Hall.

Information 66213200

Candlelight Vigil for Victims of Domestic Violence

5:30 to 6:30pm, Wednesday 6th May, 15

Lismore City Hall

Please join us to light a candle and remember women and their families affected by Domestic Violence

Hosted by Lismore Women’s Health and Resource Centre. Ph 6621 9800.


A different conversation

Exploring Community

Sunday 21 June 2pm,

St Andrew’s Parish Hall

Come and join usin a facilitated conversation

betweenBishop Sarah Macneil, Anglican

Bishop of the Diocese of Grafton, and

Mayor Jenny Dowell of Lismore.

Gold coin donation to a local charity; afternoon tea available

(for more information: Deirdre Paillas 66214944)

Annual Op-Shop

Fashion Parade and

Afternoon Tea

1:30pm Saturday 2nd May 2015

Anglican Parish Hall

Delicious afternoon tea

Fabulous fashion from casual and sportswear to glamorous evening wear

Tickets $12

6624 4018 or 6621 3200

Bookings Essential



The Islamist State (IS) just took over Quaragosh, the biggest Christian city in Iraq. There are hundreds of men, women and children being beheaded. The people are asking for prayer on their behalf concerning the ongoing atrocity in their country. Please take a minute to pray for them.

From Andrew White Vicar of Baghdad.

Parish Council Minutes

The minutes from the meeting held 21st April 2015 are on the notice board.

“Come Holy Spirit “


St Thomas’ Anglican Church

Port Macquarie

22-24th May, 2015

Keynote Speaker: Bishop Ian Lambert

Workshop Leaders: David Curtis, Jim Holbeck, Bruce Moon and John Wyndham

Join us on this Pentecost weekend and celebrate the empowering of the early Church for all that  was needed for it to function as the body of Christ and the relevance of that empowering for the Church of the 21st Century

Registration Fee $60, Couples $100

Conference Dinner $20pp

More info and registration form at the back of the church

Enquiries: 6582 6839 or 6582 5218

Bible Society and Anglican ADF Chaplains ANZAC Centenary Appeals

The Bible Society supplies scriptures for ADF Chaplains on the front line. If you would like to support this ministry please mark an ordinary envelope “Bible Society ADF Scriptures” and place it in the offertory. For direct donations (credit card etc) there are forms on the back page of the Bible Society Magazine “The Sower” copies are on the mission table. (Tax deductible )


To support Anglican Chaplains  to current ADF Personnel mark an ordinary envelope “Anglican ADF Chaplains” and place in offertory.

St Thomas’ Wyrallah

4:00pm, Sunday 10th May, 2015

This will be the last BBQ until September.

Everybody welcome.

Safe Church Awareness Workshops

9:30am to 3:30pm

Saturday 23rd May, 2015

Lismore Christian Family Fellowship

7 Union St South Lismore

(9:30am to 1pm for refresher course).

Workshops are required every three years for the equipping of our church communities to be safe places through growing awareness and understanding of safety and protection.

Morning Tea will be provided with Tea/Coffee available at lunch time. Cost for this is $5 BYO Lunch

More information to come closer to the time. Please pass this information on to others who may need/desire to attend.

For further information/clarification please contact Rev. Roy Cowin SRE Co-ordinator for Lismore and District.

Ph 6624 2924,. 0409 039 104 or  email: roynmarie2@bigpond.com



Grafton Diocese is offering this training in Alstonville on

Monday 29 June 2015 for half day refresher course. Cost $20

Tuesday 30 June 2015

for the full day course. Cost $30

Registration required.


 Centenary of ANZAC in Song

to commemorate the landing on Gallipoli Peninsula—100th anniversary

2:00pm Sunday 26th April 2015

St Andrew’s Anglican Church

Directed by Warren Whitney

Thank you

My sincere thanks to all who said prayers, sent cards and made phone call also visited me during my recent illness. I am really blessed.

God’s blessings to all.

Fay Jolley.

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.





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



“I am the good shepherd,” says the Lord. “I know my own and my own know me.” (John 10.14)

Turn to God so that your sins may be wiped out, so that times of refreshing may come from the presence of the Lord.

(Acts 3.19-20)


who has shone in our hearts to give the light of the knowledge of the glory of God in the face of Jesus Christ. (2 Corinthians 4:6)


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

Sunday 26th April

Easter 4

7.30am, Dunoon & midweek

Acts 4:5-12                                                             p 92

1 John 3:16-24                                                       p 188

John 10:11-18                                                        p 79

9:30 & 6:30pm

Psalm 23                                                                p 390

1 John 3:16-24                                                       p189

John 10:11-18                                                        p 79


Sunday 3rd May

Easter 5

7.30am, Dunoon & midweek

Acts 8:26-40                                           p 96

1 John 4:7-21                                         p 188

John 15:1-8                                            p 84

9:30 & 6:30pm

Acts 8:26-40                                           p 96

1 John 4:7-21                                         p 188

John 15:1-8                                            p 84

John 15:1-8                                          p 84




Jesus, good shepherd of the sheep,

by whom the lost are sought

and guided into the fold:

feed us and we shall be satisfied,

heal us and we shall be whole,

and lead us that we may be with you,

where you live and reign with the Father and the Holy Spirit,

one God, now and for ever.



Congregations  Response to the two great Commandments:

Lord, have mercy on us: and write your law in our hearts by your Holy Spirit.



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.


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, Noeline Rogers, Eric Pearce, Len Clapham, Robert Weatherby Snr and Bernice Robinson.

The bereaved: We remember Ruth McClymont, Rev. Neil Edwards, Ken Shaw (Alan’s father) and all who have gone before and pray for their families and friends.