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Reflections The Rev'd Andrew Schmidt and son John reading Lion in The Long Grass Reflections

The lion and the pig

“I have recently been thinking about children’s books that I have collected. There are two that I want to share a little about with you…These stories tell me that death is not nearly as much to fear as is a life poorly spent,” says The Rev’d Andrew Schmidt from The Parishes of Nerang and Mudgeeraba

Key team members of the Salisbury early learning centre project met at the Douglas Rd site recently when the foundations were laid, including (L-R) ELIA Architecture Founding Partner Lester Ehrlich, ACSQ Development Manager Shane Djordjewitsch, Chapcon Managing Director Nicholas Chapman, and Chapcon Project Manager Sam Gorey

Foundations laid for new Diocesan-run early learning centre

A new Diocesan-run early learning centre will fill a gap for local families and create jobs in a two-storey $5 million facility, while generating revenue to support the Church’s mission


Meet foster carers

Meet some of the everyday Australians making an extraordinary difference every day. Foster carers aren’t superheroes. They’re ordinary people just like you