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The Bulletin Sunday 6th November, 2016 All Saints

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 6th November, 2016

All Saints



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

9:30am, Morning Prayer & Baptism— Gary Murphy/Rev. Alan Shaw

8:30am, Monday to Thursday Morning Prayer

11:00am, Wed 9th November, Holy Communion—Russell Cook/

Rev. Alan Shaw


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

Russell Cook/

6:30pm, St. Peter’s, Goonellabah, Evening Prayer – Bill Scott/Stephen Hall


Fri, 11th Nov, 9:30am Mary’s Grange, Holy Communion– Russell Cook




Rector Elect Interim Ministry Leader Associate Priest/
Rev. Christian Ford Rev. Alan Shaw Young Families Minister
Commissioning 2 Dec 2016 Day of Rest Friday                    Vacant


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


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


Wedding Congratulations

Clare Elizabeth Perkins and Zachary Anthony Curran were married in

St Andrew’s Church

Saturday 5th November, 2016.



9:30am, Sunday 6th November, 2016.

St Andrew’s Church

Please pray for Justin Barry Emerton his parents and Godparents.


Commissioning of our new Rector

7:00pm Friday 2nd December, 2016

St Andrew’s Church

Commissioning of Rev. Christian Ford as our new Rector.

Please bring a plate for supper after the service.


2017 Confirmation Service

Sunday 29th October, 2017

If you are interested in being confirmed in 2017, please contact the Parish Office   6621 3200.


Toddler Time


Mondays during school term

St Andrew’s Parish Hall

0-5year olds and their Parent or Carer


Pinky Promise week

Parish Pre-School event for Palliative Care, details at back of Church


Save the Date


Cathy Ridd and Carol Ford will be ordained as Deacons in the Anglican Church

10:00am, Saturday 26th November 2016

Christ Church Cathedral Grafton.

If sufficient numbers of people are interested a 24 seater bus will be hired to take people down to Grafton. Bus will leave

St Andrew’s at 7:45 am. Cost will be $17 approx, definite numbers and payment need to be in at the Parish Office by

11th November, 2016



5:00pm 23rd November, 2016

Lismore Baptist Church,

Uralba St Lismore

All welcome. More information at back of your Church


Faithfulness in Service Workshop

1:00pm to 3:00pm

Friday 25th November, 2016

St Mary’s Church, 24 Burnett St, Ballina

Enrolment forms and more information available in your church.

Email: angliballina@bigpond.com.au

Ph: 6686 2094


Christmas Calendar 2017

The Australian Anglican Church Calendar is available. Please place your name on the list at the back of

St Andrew’s or contact the office if you would like a calendar for 2017. Cost $12 if there are more than 10 ordered.


Cursillo News

Diocesan Ultreya

Christ Church Cathedral Grafton

9:15am to 3pm

Saturday 12th November, 2016

Morning tea and lunch will be provided Cost $12 RSVP to Ann Helmrich by 11th November, 2016

Enquires Ann Helmrich 6624 6114 or

Email: annhelmrich@exemail.com.au


Annual Christmas Shop

Monday 14th November, 2016 to Saturday 26th November, 2016.

Warina Walk Arcade

(Same location as last year)

Rosters are at the back of St Andrew’s.


Volunteers: Please show your support and nominate to volunteer for a shift or two to help out in the shop over the two weeks the shop is open. It’s great fun and you will enjoy helping the community get into the spirit of Christmas.

Donations of jams, pickles, craft work, plants etc will be greatly appreciated.


Christmas Cakes: Donations of ingredients eg. 1kg packs of Mixed Fruit, Butter, Eggs, Brown Sugar or donation of money for us to purchase these items would be most helpful.


Christmas Hamper: Donations of non perishable goods are needed for the Christmas Hamper. Please leave them at the back of St Andrew’s.

Donations may be dropped off at the Parish Office. With thanks

Glenda Roe


Applied Suicide Intervention Skills Training

30th November and 1st December 2016 Cost $110approx. More information Contact Parish Office ph 6621 3200.



Remembrance Sunday Service

St Matthew’s Dunoon

10:30am Sunday,

13th November, 2016

This service is to commemorate and remember all who have died as a result of war.


Kids Church in Recess

Please contact the Parish Office if you

are interested in being involved with Kids Church during St Andrew’s

9:30 am service.


Parish Council

Agenda items for the next Parish Council meeting on the 15th November, need to be in to the Parish Secretary by the 8th November, 2016.


Church Badges:

Another order of church badges will be made soon. If you would like one please put your name down at the back of St Andrew’s Church or contact the Parish Office

This is the last call.


St Andrew’s Day Celebration Combined Parish Church Service

8:30am Sunday 27th November, 2016

St Andrews Church,

This will be the only Church Service in our Parish today. Please bring a plate for morning tea following the service.



Pleasant Sunday Afternoon

3:00pm Sunday 6th November, 2016

Bexhill Church of the Good Shepherd

Guest Speaker—Joanne Shoebridge, speaking about her time as a presenter of the ABC TV programme Landline.

Phone Grant or Elaine Virtue 6628 4225



~Scripture Sentence~

Blessed are you when people hate and revile and defame you on account of the Son of Man. Rejoice in that day and leap for joy, for surely your reward is great in heaven. Luke 6:22-23


Sunday 6th November, 2016

All Saints

Daniel 7:1-3, 15-18                                           p642

Ephesians 1: 11-23                                           p148

Luke 6: 20-31                                                      p49


Sunday 13th November, 2016

Pentecost 26 Year C

Isaiah 65:17– 25                                                p539

2 Thessalonians 3:6-13                   p160

Luke 21: 5-19                                      p65




Response to the Two Great Commandments:  

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



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


Eternal God,

neither death nor life can separate us from your love:

grant that we may serve you faithfully here on earth,

and in heaven rejoice with all your saints

who ceaselessly proclaim your glory;

through Jesus Christ our Lord,

who lives and reigns with you and the Holy Spirit,

one God, for ever and ever.




A Prayer as we wait for our new Rector

Bountiful God, thank you for giving us a faithful pastor who will faithfully speak your word, minister your sacraments, and encourage and equip your people for ministry; as we await the coming of Christian & Brenda we pray for them as their ministry in Mundingburra draws to a close;

and we pray for ourselves,

that we may have warm and generous hearts

through Jesus Christ our Lord. AMEN.

Prayer Point:

For our SRE teachers and students at Goonellabah School

For peace in Syria and to all persecuted Christians caught up in the fighting,

The sick: Maree Kesby, Marie Cormick, Olive Sheaffe, Joan Sheaffe, Peg Parry, Joy Hutley, Narelle, Len and Maureen Clapham, Bernice Robinson, Anthony Tomor, Margaret Doyle and Hazel Lees.


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