The Captain Class: who’s captaining your team? IMAGE Aurora

The Captain Class: who’s captaining your team?

December 06, 2017 Comments Rick McCosker

Former Test cricketer Rick McCosker applies some sporting criteria to his ‘team captain’.

For God alone my soul waits in silence (Psalm 62) IMAGE Aurora

For God alone my soul waits in silence (Psalm 62)

December 06, 2017 Comments Fiona Basile

In late 2015, I decided to take myself away to the Mediterranean island of Malta to stay with a Jesuit community in Mosta, a village in the centre of the island. There, I took time to enter into a 30-day silent retreat based on the Spiritual Exercises of St Ignatius Loyola with the assistance of a spiritual director.  

Supporting those who grieve at Christmas time IMAGE Aurora

Supporting those who grieve at Christmas time

December 06, 2017 Comments Jennie Nolan

Family Ministry Co-ordinator, Jennie Nolan, issues a reminder that the festive season is not festive for all.

A Mum says ‘thank you’ to two of her greatest teachers IMAGE Aurora

A Mum says ‘thank you’ to two of her greatest teachers

December 06, 2017 Comments Monica Scanlon

I am at a crossroads in my role as a parent − it is time to let go and untie the apron strings. 

Deputy Premier attends Taree Community Kitchen celebrations IMAGE Aurora

Deputy Premier attends Taree Community Kitchen celebrations

December 06, 2017 Comments Lizzie Snedden

There’s no doubting Taree Community Kitchen’s volunteers and donors provide an exceptional service. Since CatholicCare took over the operation in 2015, 10,000 meals have been served. CatholicCare recently invited Deputy Premier of NSW, John Barilaro, and Member for Myall Lakes, Stephen Bromhead, along to celebrate this special milestone… and they made it a party to remember!

Remembering the days of the St Kevin’s schoolyard IMAGE Aurora

Remembering the days of the St Kevin’s schoolyard

December 06, 2017 Comments Tracey Edstein

The strong bond between Julie and Marie Lerch began when Julie married Marie’s son, John, twenty years ago.

Aboriginal & Torres Strait Islander students thrive in development program IMAGE Aurora

Aboriginal & Torres Strait Islander students thrive in development program

December 06, 2017 Comments Alyssa Faith

On November 5, 2014, the Yula-Punaal Aboriginal Education and Healing Centre, a purpose-built facility to support the Aboriginal community through cultural education, was opened in Mandalong, NSW. On the same day, the Yula-Punaal Trades Training Centre was also opened to offer pre-trade courses to local secondary students in hospitality, horticulture and land management.

The Year of Youth has begun! IMAGE Aurora

The Year of Youth has begun!

December 06, 2017 Comments Brooke Robinson

The much-heralded international Year of Youth began on 3 December and has been launched in parishes across the diocese.

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