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Archbishop’s Drought Appeal

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“In contrast to the BCA, which does not support rural ministry in the Anglican Church Southern Queensland, the BMF only supports rural ministry in parishes of our Diocese and gives at least 98 per cent of all money donated to support rural ministry,” says Bishop Cam Venables, as he updates us on the BMF’s vital work

Hayden (7) and Zoe (3) McLean, grandchildren of Walter and Christine McLean, with orphaned lamb Lucy in August 2018 at Abbieglassie, between Mitchell and Bollon, nine hours from Brisbane
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Reflecting on 'drought'

The Right Rev’d Cameron Venables reflects upon the effects of what some out west are calling the worst drought in living memory, outlining four practical and life-giving ways that we can respond, so people in the broader Diocese know how to help, encourage and support the resilient and courageous farmers in our Diocese who are doing it tough