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The Baru Beat Toogoolawah State School The Baru Beat

Tuckshops, carols and a pub raffle

“A common question asked in churches these days is, ‘Where are the children and their families?’ The answer in the BMF-supported Parish of Brisbane Valley is, ‘In the local state schools.’ All schools need caring and faithful volunteers from the wider community to support their important work,” says The Rev’d Loretta Tyler-Moss

Films & TV The Fabelmans Films & TV

The Fabelmans

“Amidst much talk about vocation in the Church, director Stephen Spielberg has created a thoroughly entertaining and multi-layered meditation on the subject that never fails to enthral,” says Jonathan Sargeant from St Francis College


Cherice's story: surgical nurse and former Anglicare client

“I’m Cherice. I’m a surgical nurse at a major Brisbane hospital. I became homeless at 16 after a family breakdown…I was working two jobs at the time, but it still wasn’t enough money to put myself through school and pay the rent, so I ended up homeless and needing support and help,” says surgical nurse and former Anglicare Southern Queensland client Cherice


Bishop Cam Venables’ Christmas 2022 message

“If God became present two thousand years ago when regular people followed his leading, there is an implication that God will continue to do extraordinary things when regular people follow his leading today,” says Bishop Cam Venables, Archbishop’s Commissary