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Real Faith, Real Kids: Thomas

Thomas and his mum Kristy, from St Bart’s, Toowoomba, had a chat after church over some playdough, talking a bit about some of the ways that Thomas shares Jesus with his family and friends, while showing us how to play “prayer tag”

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International Day of Charity

The International Day of Charity is designed to mobilise people, not-for-profits and stakeholders around the world to partake in volunteer and philanthropic activities. Celebrated annually on the anniversary of Mother Teresa’s death, it’s also a day to acknowledge those who give up their time, money or effort to help those who need it, including Anglicare volunteers Anna, Judith and Katherine

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We'd love to have more First Nations Peoples join us!

Proud Bundjalung, Yaegl and Gumbaynggirr man and Anglicare Cultural Capability Facilitator, Howie Vandyke, encourages more First Nations Peoples to join the Anglicare Southern Queensland team: “It’s a really responsible role to have and it’s quite significant, actually. If you are looking after elders, you basically have access to hundreds of years of information…it’s a very humbling position to be in”

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Baroona Farm: ministry update

Baroona Farm is a growing urban farm located at St Francis College in Milton. The farm ministry’s mission is “to grow food and community with and for the nutritionally vulnerable” using organic and sustainable farming practices. Find out the latest Baroona Farm news from The Rev’d Samuel Dow as he takes a few minutes out at the recent Mega Working Bee 2.0 to update our Diocesan community