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Sunday 15 October 2017  – Pentecost 19


Welcome to our worship today which is the Nineteenth Sunday after Pentecost. We are using the Parish Worship Book for our Sunday worship. The Guide to Worship has page numbers and the readings for the Eucharist. Hymns are from the Together in Song hymn book.  Sunday School meets in in the Undercroft after the Collect of the day.

Members of the Parish Council are reminded that the next meeting will be held on Tuesday 17 October at 7.45pm.

The Men’s Breakfast which was scheduled for next Saturday has been cancelled – there has been a little ‘hiccup’ which Fr Michael will explain.

A reminder that Sunday 5 NovemberAll Saints Day will be Fr Michael’s Farewell Eucharist in the Parish.  There will be one service only at 9.30am with refreshments in the Parish Hall after the service.  If you would like to help on the day please contact Barbara Potger.  For catering purposes would you please RSVP by 23 October.  There is an RSVP list at the back of the church today.

Our Parish Nominators are Helen Harrison, Greg Marsh and Deian Ping.  Please feel free to speak with them if you would like any information or if you have any suggestions regarding the appointment of a new Priest.

Child Protection Training – a reminder that is now possible to do this training ‘on line’. This training needs to be undertaken every three years.  To complete the training on line go to http://anglicanchurchsq.org.au/ Safeguarding – Resources – Professional Standards and follow the prompts.  ‘Face to Face’ training is available at the Chelmer-Graceville Parish 69 Chelmer Street, East Chelmer on Saturday 21 October from 9am-12noon.  If you would like to attend the lecture please register on line at www.stdavidschelmer.com.au or office@stdavidschelmer.com.au or 3379 8844. – If your name in on the list at the back of the church would you please indicate on that form when you have completed the training.

We are in need of volunteers to help with counting of the Collection Money each week.  We need a minimum of 3 people – the task can be undertaken at a time which suits all concerned.  If you are able to help please speak with Fr Michael.

Commemoration of 500 Years of Reformation – Archbishop Mark Coleridge, Roman Catholic Archdiocese of Brisbane and Bishop Paul Smith, Lutheran Church of Australia, Queensland District, invite members of the Anglican Church Southern Queensland to a service commemorating 500 years of reformation. WEDNESDAY 1 NOVEMBER, 7–9 PM, THE PERFORMING ARTS CENTRE AUDITORIUM, ST PETER’S LUTHERAN COLLEGE, INDOOROOPILLY RSVP to Margaret Naylon: naylonm@bne.catholic.net.au or ph 3324 3453.

Time to order your Australian Anglican Church Calendar for 2018.  Details are at the back of the church.  Cost $15.00 each.

Stewardship Receipts are available at the back of the church today.

Mothers Union Christmas Cards are now on sale at the back of the church @ .60c each or in lots of 5 @ $3.00.




16 Oct Monday 9.30am Playgroup
17 Oct Tuesday 10.00am Tuesdays in the Undercroft
    7.45pm Parish Council
18 Oct Wednesday 9.30am Healing Mass
21 Oct Saturday 7.30am Men’s Breakfast – Caffé e Cucina
    5.00pm Axios
    6.00pm Vigil Eucharist
22 Oct Sunday 7.00am Holy Eucharist
Pentecost 20 9.30am Sung Eucharist


Saints Days:                     Teresa (15), Ignatius (17), Luke (18)

Special Days:                   World Food Day (16)


SUNDAY – 22 October 2017 –  Pentecost 20


Readings:   Isaiah 45: 1-7,  Psalm 96: 1-9, 1 Thessalonians 1: 1-10, Matthew 22: 15-22


  L.A’S Servers Readers Intercessions SidesPersons
7.00am     G Golding M Moore J Hurwood
      P Tainton    
9.30am G Marsh J Coates B Potger L Lyndon S Reid
  T Coates   L Okello   A Arkell
Morning Tea J Mathers, I Mathers, N Jenkins