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Glennie's road trip of compassion

In a year where our resilience, resolve and compassion are tested, it’s heart-warming to see the sensational community support that is enabling organisations like Drought Angels to forge ahead with their outstanding work in the rural sector

Bush Ministry Fund Bush Ministry Fund

Bush Ministry Fund news

“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

(L-R) Councillor Cheryl Gaedtke, Somerset Regional Council; Councillor Graeme Lehmann, Mayor, Somerset Regional Council; Mrs Ruth Blackburn, Bush Church Aid representative, Maleny; Glenys Willocks, Kilcoy/Woodford Parish Treasurer; and, The Rev'd Jilleen Chambers, Priest in Charge, Kilcoy/Woodford Parish at the Breakfast Under The Branches fundraiser at St Mary's, Kilcoy in November

St Mary’s, Kilcoy supporting the Archbishop’s Emergency Relief Appeal

St Mary’s, Kilcoy recently held a ‘Breakfast Under The Branches’ fundraising event, raising more than $1,000 for the Archbishop’s Emergency Relief Appeal


Mum On A Mission

With the ongoing drought and recent bushfires in our Western Region, proud WestMAC mum Mandy Bower-van Deventer organises water drives for families and school children in and around Stanthorpe through ‘Mum On A Mission’