‘What am I supposed to be doing with my life?’ IMAGE Your Diocese

‘What am I supposed to be doing with my life?’

September 17, 2020 Natasha Brotherton

This is a question that most people must contend with from time to time. We are often caught between the pressures of external sources and internal longings.

Focus is firmly on caring for our common home IMAGE Your Diocese

Focus is firmly on caring for our common home

September 16, 2020 Clare Vernon

The powerful message of Pope Francis’s encyclical Laudato si’ brings the realisation that now, more than ever with climate change and COVID fundamentally reshaping global society, is the time to act for the future of our planet.

Diocesan Synod to draw on National Governance Report IMAGE Your Diocese

Diocesan Synod to draw on National Governance Report

September 14, 2020 Lawrie Hallinan

Reform of Diocesan and Parish governance was a strong call at the first session of the Maitland-Newcastle Synod on 23 November 2019.  Synod organisers have heard and are acting upon the call for governance that is more: inclusive, participatory, accountable, and humble.

Women for the World and for Each Other IMAGE Your Diocese

Women for the World and for Each Other

September 10, 2020 Natasha Brotherton

"She is more precious than jewels, and nothing you desire can compare with her."

Proverbs 3:15

DoMN Library website goes live IMAGE Your Diocese

DoMN Library website goes live

September 07, 2020 Mandy Greaves

The DoMN Library project marks a significant milestone this month with the launch of the new website and catalogue, which is now live on the Diocesan website.

Buried in Treasures - finding a way through the clutter IMAGE Your Diocese

Buried in Treasures - finding a way through the clutter

September 01, 2020 Louise Carson

A new online group support program, Buried in Treasures, will commence in the Newcastle region from 10 September 2020.

Give us a sign on the World Week for Prayer in Israel and Palestine  IMAGE Your Diocese

Give us a sign on the World Week for Prayer in Israel and Palestine

August 31, 2020 Teresa Brierley

From September 13-20, the World Council of Churches will hold their annual World Week for Peace in Palestine and Israel, which includes the International Day of Prayer for Peace on 21 September. The theme for 2020 is: Creative Solidarity in Common Fragility.

The Season of Creation IMAGE Your Diocese

The Season of Creation

August 28, 2020 Rosemary McAllister

The Season of Creation is a time to renew our relationship with our Creator and all creation through repenting, repairing, and rejoicing together.