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Missions Blog || Update from the Edwards family (Bush Church Aid)

Rob & Michelle Edwards with Nathan, Josh and Pete work with Bush Church Aid (BCA) in Strathfieldsaye. Rob is the minister of Strathfieldsaye Community Church, which is a combined church of Anglicans and Unitings who love Jesus, and is located in the heart of Strathfieldsaye on the outskirts of Bendigo. Strathfieldsaye is a fast-growing community with many young families. The Edwards family ask us to prayer for the local breaky club as it resumes at school. May the volunteers build good relationships…

Missions Blog || Update from the Beers February 2021

Kate and Tavis Beer together with their kids Beka and Fin live in Darwin and work with CMS equipping Aboriginal leaders in the Top End. Here’s their latest update: Thanking God for his Provision Recent monsoonal weather during January gave us a solid 600mm of rain. So we, along with other locals, are enjoying the cool wet weather. But not only for the provision of rain, we are praising God that last month Beka was accepted into arts at Melbourne…

Mission Partner: Anglican Overseas Aid

Jesus said that he came that all people may have life and have it abundantly, but for millions of people around the world, this is still far from reality. That’s why at St John’s we partner with Anglican Overseas Aid (AOA), which is an overseas relief and development agency. Their work is inspired by the gospel of Jesus, with a vision for a peaceful, just, and sustainable world for all. AOA works with in partnership with local organisations. The people…

Partners in the Gospel – Nungalinya College

In Philippians 1:4-5 the Apostle Paul writes that he always prays with joy because of the Philippian church’s “partnership in the gospel”. Through their prayers, encouragement and financial support they show that they are working alongside Paul in his mission of sharing the good news of Jesus and strengthening churches to love and serve Jesus. At St John’s we rejoice in being gospel partners too, working alongside a variety of organisations to share the good news of Jesus and help…