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St Michael’s events and events relevant to St Michael’s

Jesus is Better

Looking forward to our preaching in the mornings (8 & 10am) school Term 3, 2015… July 19 – The Best Son – Hebrews 4:14-5:10 July 26 – Better Keep Going – Hebrews 5:11-6:20 Aug 2 – The Better Priest – Hebrews 7:1-8:2 Aug 9 – The Better Access – Hebrews … Continue reading

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Marriage Lecture audio

The audio of the recent public lecture by our Senior Minister, Sandy Grant: “Defining and Defending Christian Marriage in an Age of Redefinition”, delivered at St Michael’s on Thursday 18th June, is available here… [Total time about 91 minutes: 40 minutes lecture; + 8 minutes response from Peter Kell (former CEO, Anglicare) … Continue reading

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Defining and Defending Christian Marriage in an Age of Redefinition

Public Lecture: “Defining and Defending Christian Marriage in an Age of Redefinition” Date: Thursday 18th June, 7:30pm Speaker: Sandy Grant Venue: St Michael’s Anglican Cathedral, corner Church & Market Sts, Wollongong Admission: Free. Legislation for same-sex marriage is before our federal parliament.  And Christians are wondering… how to respond to … Continue reading

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ANZAC Syd Duchesne’s last letter home

Extract: Letter from Syd Duchesne to his parents from Mena Camp, Egypt, You can read something of Syd’s story here. His letter is dated 31/1/14, although the year reference is clearly an error, since it must have been early 2015. Transcript typed by Rev Sandy Grant. Click here for the … Continue reading

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St Michael’s first ANZACs – Syd Duchesne

William Sydney Duchesne is one of 55 names listed on the Honour Board memorial in St Michael’s Wollongong, of those who gave their lives during World War One. Syd Duchesne died on the very first day of the Gallipoli landing, April 25, 1915. So ANZAC Day 2015 is the centenary. … Continue reading

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Easter Services 2015

Easter at St Michael’s, all welcome… Maundy Thursday (2 April) 7:30pm, Holy Communion, with guest preacher, Bishop Peter Hayward. Good Friday (3 April) 8:00am, Traditional Word and Prayer 10:00am, Family Service Easter Day (5 April) Sunday @ 8am, Holy Communion Sunday @ 10am, Family Service Sunday @ 6pm, Joint Celebration* (* Those who … Continue reading

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Jesus Is _______ (preaching in March)

Google Trends reveals that the person Australians most searched for information on throughout 2014 is not Banksy (the graffiti artist), or the terrorist group ISIS, but Jesus! Throughout Sundays in March, that’s exactly the question we’re exploring at St Michael’s! Who is Jesus? What goes in the blank? Here are the … Continue reading

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Couples’ Valentine’s Dinner

An enjoyable dinner, with some Valentine’s Day fun, and relationship input from Keith and Sarah Condie, all aimed at encouraging marriages…  When: Saturday 14th February, from 7pm Where: St Michael’s Church Hall, corner Church & Market Streets, Wollongong Cost: $20/head, i.e. $40/couple. RSVP essential to the office via 4228 9132 or … Continue reading

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Seminar – Born This Way

“Born this way: Making sense of the science, the Bible and same-sex attraction”. A special seminar – this Monday 2nd February 2015, 7:30pm in our Cathedral. Free and open to guests from other churches and elsewhere. Guest speaker: Steve Morrison. Steve is a youth and young adults’ pastor on Sydney’s … Continue reading

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Special Summer Service Times

For just the three Sundays after Christmas, church at St Michael’s is on at the special times of 9:00 am, and 5:00 pm only. In 2014-15, that’s December 28, January 4 and January 11. It’s a great chance to rub shoulders with people from other congregations, while other regulars are … Continue reading

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