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The Bulletin Sunday 4th October,2015 Pentecost 19 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 4th October, 2015

Pentecost 19 Year B


7:30am, Holy Communion — Rev. Alan Shaw/Ray Nickel

9:30am, Morning Prayer & Baptism— Cathy Ridd/Rev. Lyndon Mulholland

11:00am, Wed 7th October, Holy Communion—Rev. Alan Shaw/

Russell Cook



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

Ray Nickel

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

Rev. Lyndon Mulholland


Tues, 6th Oct, 10:30am Chauvel, Holy Communion—Cathy Ridd

Fri, 9th Oct, 9:30am Mary’s Grange, Holy Communion— Russell Cook


“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:                     Associate Priest/Young Families Minister

Rev. Alan Shaw                                                     Rev. Lyndon Mulholland

Day of rest: Friday                                                Day of rest: Thursday


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




9:30 am, Sunday 4th October, 2015.

St Andrew’s

Please pray for Joshua Robert Mulholland his parents and Godparents.



Expressions of interest are sought from parishioners interested in the ministry of serving in the Sanctuary at 7:30am and 9:30am services in St Andrew’s.

All ages welcome!is proposed to conduct training in the very near future. Contact Stephen Hall 66221860


Clergy Retreat

The clergy will be away

19th to 23rd October 2015.



We desperately need helpers for our 7:30 and 9:30 services.

If you have gifts in hospitality, welcoming, sides, public reading or prayer please talk to Rev. Alan or Rev. Lyndon on 6621 3200.


Mission News

Fundraiser Luncheon

For South Sudan Water Project

11:30 for 12noon start.

Saturday 24th October, 2015

Parish Hall

Guest Speaker: Ian Phillips Treasurer North Coast Sanctuary.

Come and see a display and sample some Sudanese food. There will also be sandwiches, slices, tea and coffee provided by our catering team. Gluten free will also be available

Cost $12

RSVP 19th October , 2015 to the

Parish Office or write your name on the list on St Andrew’s mission table.


CMS Summer School

1st – 6th January, 2016 at beautiful

North Tamborine

More information on mission table in St Andrew’s


Persecuted Christians

There is a lot more happening than is reported by the media. Take a LEND and read Barnabasaid magazine on the mission table in St Andrew’s.



Ern Horner has left some of his books at the back of St Andrew’s. Please feel free to take them. Donations welcome.


Fundraising Meeting

The next fund raising meeting

Sunday 18th October, 2015

after the 7:30 service in the Parish Hall


Australian Anglican Church Calendar 2016

Cost $10 each. If you wish to order one please place your name on the list at the back of St Andrew’s or phone the Parish Office.


Parish Council Meeting

Change of Date

7pm, 13th October, 2015.

Parish Hall

Agenda items for this meeting need to be in to the Parish Secretary by

6th October, 2015


Name Badge

If you have ordered a name badge please collect it from the back of

St Andrews. Cost $10. To pay please place money in envelope marked “Badge”


Christmas is Coming

Our Christmas shop will open on Monday, 16th November, 2015.

Owing to the demand of Christmas cakes last year (we sold in excess of 50) we are looking for donations of mixed fruit, brown sugar and butter so the fund raisers can organise cooking for this year. Cash donations also will be gratefully received.

Donations may be dropped off at the Parish Office.

With thanks Glenda.



The coach trip to the Blueberry Farm raised $190. A great day was had by all.


Little Brothers of St Francis

Copies of the latest Bush Telegraph news letter are now available in your church.




Faithfulness in Service

Training Day

Saturday, 10th October, 2015.

9:00am to 11:30am

Wednesday, 21st October, 2015.

6:00pm to 8:30pm

Parish Hall

Please register at the Parish Office

Phone 66213200

As a diocese we are committed to encouraging safe ministry for all people, and responding to any concerns that are raised. We have a code of conduct, calledFaithfulness in Service, which explains what is required of us by the diocese. The diocese has stated that allpaid workers and volunteers must attend a Faithfulness in Service presentation every 3 years.Faithfulness in Service presentation takes you through the highlights of the code, gives you the opportunity to ask questions,invites you sign off to say that you will abide by the code. The session will take approximately 2.5 hours.


Blessing of the Pets Service

9:30am, Sunday 18th October, 2015.

St Andrew’s Anglican Church


Parish Pantry

160 people were helped with food parcels in September.

Donations of cans of spaghetti, baked beans, small cans of tuna (with ring pull) coffee, milo, noodles, powdered milk and EGG CARTONS will be greatly received. Many thanks for your continued support to this outreach. Donations of money may be placed in the offertory marked “Pantry”


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~

Whoever does not receive the kingdom of God as a little child will never enter it.

Mark 10:15


Sunday 4th October, 2015

Pentecost 19 B


7:30am, Midweek & Dunoon

Genesis 2:18-24                                 p2

Hebrews 1:1-4; 2:5-12                      p170

Mark 10:2-16                                      p35

9:30am Lismore & 6:30pm G’bah

Genesis 2:18-24                                 p2

Mark 10:2-16                                      p35

Sunday 11th October, 2015

Pentecost 20 B


All Services


Job 23:1-9, 16-17                                                p366

Hebrews 4:12-16                                               p171

Mark 10:17-31                                    p35



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

Loving God,

you have made us in your own image,

creating us male and female,

and you have consecrated the covenant of marriage

so that in it is signified the spiritual marriage between Christ

and his Church:

pour your grace upon all who are called to this holy state,

that, keeping their promise of faithfulness to each other,

they may reflect in their lives your love for us all;

through Jesus Christ our Lord. Amen


Prayer points:

Give thanks for the faithful people of our parish.

All our ministries with children and youth.

Wise stewardship of our resources.

The humanitarian refugee crisis in Europe



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, Selwin Bryant and Bernice Robinson.


The bereaved: We remember 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.