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The Bulletin Sunday 2nd August, 2015 Pentecost 10 B

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 2nd August, 2015

Pentecost 10 Year B




7:30am, Holy Communion — Rev. Alan Shaw/Russell Cook

9:30am, Morning Prayer — Gary Murphy/Cathy Ridd

11:00am, Wed 5th July, Holy Communion—Cathy Ridd/Russell Cook



10:00am, St Matthew’s, Dunoon, Holy Communion— Rev. Alan Shaw

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

Cathy Ridd



Tues, 4th Aug, 10:30am RSL Chauvel, Holy Communion—Cathy Ridd

Fri, 7th Aug, 11:00am Fromelles Manor, Holy Communion—Stephem Hall




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

Rector:      vacant

Interim Ministry Leader:                     Young Families Minister:

Rev. Alan Shaw                                               Rev. Lyndon Mulholland




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


Morning Prayer

Start your day well.

8:30am Monday to Friday

St Andrew’s Chapel


.North Coast Christian Convention Conference

Men 7-8th August, 2015.

Alstonville Baptist Church

Women 22nd-23rd August, 2015.

Alstonville Baptist Church

More information at back of your church



Please pray for our SRE and REAL teachers in our Public Schools.


Combined Confirmation Service 8:30am Sunday 9th August, 2015.

St Andrew’s Church Lismore with Bishop Sarah Macneil. Come and support our confirmation candidates.

Please bring a plate for morning tea following the service.

This will be a combined service and the only morning service in the Parish.



Please contact Gina Murray

ph6689 5104 if you would like to join Bishop Sarah for lunch at Dunoon Sports Club.

12:00, 9th August, 2015.


Camp Ichthus 2015

Primary Camp will be held on

27th September to 1st October, 2015.

More information from Anne Goode

Email: ap_goode@hotmail.com

Application forms are available in your church


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


Remembering and Healing Inc

Gathering to commemorate the 70th Anniversary of the bombing of Hiroshima and Nagasaki

5pm Thursday 6th August, 2015.

Lismore City Library (Magellan St)


Signs of Hope and Growth in the Church

2:00pm to 4:00pm

Friday 21st August, 2015.

St Mary’s Anglican Church

24 Burnet St Ballina.

Guest speaker Venerable Bob Jackson

Cost: $20 single and $30 per family.

Applications close 14th August 2015.

See flyer in your church for application form and more information.

Contact John Bryen Ph 6687 4693

Email: john.bryen@gmail.com


Toddler Time

9:30am to 11:30 Monday

(except School Holidays)

in the Parish Hall



South Sudan Water Project

To Raise more funds Joy Ridley has offered to sell items on the “Gum Tree” website. If you have any items you would like to donate please contact the Parish Office.

Donated items can be stored by the Ridleys.


Clergy Absence

Ministry School 5th – 7th August, 2015.


Clergy Retreat 19th – 23rd October, 2015


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.


Registration for Women’s Cursillo must be in by 16th August, 2015. More information from Wendy Kilroy 66212615 or Ray Houston 66242761

There is a Palanca Box at the Ministry Centre.



Dedication of Sandakan Honour Roll

10am, Thursday 27th August, 2015.

St Andrew’s Anglican Church

with Bishop Sarah


Parish Market Day

8am, Saturday, 29th August, 2015.

Parish Hall


Combined Churches of Lismore Celebration

6:30pm, Sunday 30th August, 2015.

St Peter’s Anglican Church

Deegan Drv, Goonellabah.

Celebrate Sunday together with other Lismore Churches.


Parish Pantry

Many thanks for your continued support both with food and money. Suggestions for donations; cans of spaghetti, baked beans, small cans of tuna, (with ring-pull) coffee/milo, noodles and powdered milk.



Satisfied Customer

“Last week it was nice to receive a thank you from a customer for our support with food parcels while they were going through a difficult time. Our help was most appreciated.“


Parish Council Minutes

Minutes from the last Council meeting 21st July, 2015 are on the notice board.



Fundraising Meeting

8:45am Sunday 2nd August, 2015

in the Parish Hall.


REAL Thank You

Many thanks to Wednesday’s Caring and Sharing for their support and donation of $859.


Australia’s National Awareness Week

DonateLife Week 2015

Sunday 2nd to 9th August, 2015

Promoting organ and tissue donation led by the Organ and Tissue Authority.

More information at the back of the church, your local Rotary Club or




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.


~Scripture Sentence~

“Why do you spend your money for that which is not bread, and your labour for that which does not satisfy? Eat what is good, and delight yourselves in rich food.

Isaiah 55:2


Sunday 2nd August, 2015

Pentecost 10 B

All Services

2 Samuel 11:26-12:13a                    p222

Ephesians 4:1-16                                               p149

John 6:24-35                                                        p75




Sunday 9th August, 2015

Pentecost 11 B

All Services

2 Samuel 18:5-9, 14, 31-33             p228

Ephesians 4:25-5:2                                           p150

John 6:35, 41-51                                 p75



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



Living God,

whose Son Jesus fed the hungry

with the bread of his life

and the word of his kingdom:

renew your people with your heavenly grace,

and in all our weakness

sustain us with your true and living bread,

Jesus Christ our Lord;

who lives and reigns with you and the Holy Spirit,

one God, now and for ever.



Prayer points:

Give thank for the faithful people of our parish.

All our ministries with children and youth.

All Confirmation Candidates and those being received into the Anglican faith

Wise stewardship of our resources.

Continuing growth in ministry and fellowship.



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, Robyn, Peg Parry, Glen Simpkins, Joy Hutley, Eric Pearce, Len & Maureen Clapham, and Bernice Robinson.


The bereaved: We remember Phyllis Van der Wall, Patricia Wilson and William(Bill) Haddow all who have gone before and pray for their families and friends.