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How to blog successfully: framework and tips for church leaders

“In a parish context, blogging requires structure, thought and crafting just as sermons, public addresses and theological reflections do. Effective and engaging blogging for a church audience is a form of ministry, serving to deepen parishioners’ faith and helping to grow a faith community,” says Parishes and Other Mission Agencies Commission’s, Michelle McDonald

(L-R) Resource Church leader The Very Rev'd Dr Peter Catt, Executive Director of Parishes and other Mission Agencies Commission Dr Stephen Harrison, Resource Church specialist Bishop Daniel Abot and Resource Church specialist Michelle McDonald meeting in the Cathedral office in May 2021

Eight Resource Church Specialists share stories and resources

Our Diocese’s eight Resource Church Specialists tell us about their current projects and activities and the highlights of their roles so far, while also sharing resources for parishes and ministries to use and adapt


Legomation eBook: Ephesians 3.16-21

Year 6 student and St Bart’s Kids parishioner Elijah Ryan put together this ingenious ‘God’s Word The Movie’. This is another clever and inspiring children’s ministry video from Resource Church St Bart’s, Toowoomba – check out the many others online


St Bart's Kids scripture e-books

Check out the new scripture e-books from Resource Church St Bart’s, Toowoomba, which adapt Old and New Testament scriptures for young children: “Paul writes, God gave us the gift of Grace in Jesus. Jesus came to earth and became poor. Because of this, we have become rich with eternal life…”