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Parishes and Other Mission Agencies Commission

Reflections Reflections

Cultivating a greater sense of belonging

“As part of my Resource Church activity there are many, many personal interactions with parish leaders and parishioners who call asking for help with practical matters, prayer and general support…I am so happy to be an instrument of grace in a rich project-based role for the Anglican Church Southern Queensland so I can help to build God’s kingdom,” says Bishop Daniel Abot

Appointment Appointment

Rebecca McLean

Rebecca McLean has been appointed to the position of Wellbeing and Development Officer, Parishes and Other Mission Agencies Commission, and will commence in the role on Tuesday 6 April 2021. Rebecca will implement programs and initiatives that support clergy wellbeing and professional and ministerial development, including assisting with the roll out of the professional supervision program. Congratulations to Rebecca.

St Mark’s, Warwick churchwarden Lewis von Stieglitz won the 2020 ‘Chance to win an iPad for you and your priest or chaplain’ competition. He is pictured with his rector The Rev'd Lizzie Gaitskell, whom he nominated to be the recipient of the second iPad prize
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Churchwarden wins anglican focus competition

A Parish of Warwick churchwarden has won the recently drawn anglican focus ‘Chance to win an iPad for you and your priest or chaplain’ competition, nominating his rector as the recipient of the second prize

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Clergy aged 65+ wellbeing and contribution survey

“At a time in life when people usually wind back work-related activities, clergy aged over 65 in the Anglican Church Southern Queensland are making a huge contribution. We have to wonder what the church would look like if the thousands of hours of quality ministry they provide were not given,” says Executive Director of PMC Stephen Harrison on a 65+ clergy survey