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Homilies & Addresses The Parish of Yeronga celebrated 100 years on Sunday 7 June 2023 Homilies & Addresses

The Parish of Yeronga: centenary address

“There have been many amazing priests who have served as caretakes of our Lord’s home here at Christ Church, Yeronga. I think one should be remembered for his ability to serve our Lord with a significant disability. The Rev’d AW Gilbert had only one arm, but this did not deter him from any of his duties, including riding his bicycle round the parish back in 1923,” said Christ Church, Yeronga parishioner Mary Neeve is her recent centenary address

Faith book reflections Vanessa Gamack from the Anglican Schools Commission Faith book reflections

The book I have given away the most and why: Vanessa Gamack

“The first time I thumbed through this book, I was captivated. Any educator who is passionate about teaching young children about Jesus will find this book a rich feast of fabulous information…In fact, every time I glance through the book I notice another detail in one of the illustrations that just makes me smile,” says Vanessa Gamack, Mission Education Advisor at the Anglican Schools Commission