From the Bishop: The Advertiser Christmas Message 2019
Holding our recently born grandson in my arms last week reminded me how fragile life is, and how vulnerable and dependent we all are. He lay peacefully in my arms, oblivious to the world that awaits him.
A Uniquely Central Australian Christmas
Advent and Christmas are special times for us as church members. With Jesus at the heart of our celebrations it’s easy to assume that we all share a similar Christmas experience.
Students interview PM to Wipe Out Waste
Immanuel Primary School Novar Gardens has made a pact to help heal the planet and their message has gone right to the top, with students putting some tough questions to Prime Minister Scott Morrison, as part of a segment for television show Behind the News (BTN).
Prayer Labyrinth Constructed at Camp Kedron
Imagine walking beside a peaceful lake at sunset, conversing silently with God while navigating a path dedicated to just that task – this was the vision of the team at Lutheran Camp Kedron.
Blueprint Ministries December Update
Blueprint has designed a Christmas Family Faith Trail! Prepared in conjunction with the Uniting Church, it has lots of great ideas to celebrate the season of advent and Christmas.
Professional Standards December Update
Thank you for your willingness to give the safety and well-being of our members and visitors high priority! This year, across our SA-NT District 1,157 members participated in one of 39 full day Professional Standards workshops.
Inaugural Board of Lutheran Community Services Endorsed
The District Church Council recently endorsed the inaugural Board of Lutheran Community Services (LCS), another milestone in the merger of Lutheran Community Care (LCC) and Lutheran Disability Services (LDS) into one entity.
LCC’s 50th Gala Ball Raises $67,000
Lutheran Community Care’s 50th Anniversary Gala Ball has been hailed a great success with 300 people attending and more than $60,000 raised.
Blueprint Ministries Update
Our new Blueprint Ministries team was installed at St Michael’s Lutheran Church, Hahndorf on November 3.
Professional Standards Update
The Professional Standards Department is now planning a schedule of workshops for next year. Leaders who haven’t completed a workshop in 2017, 2018 or 2019, should plan to attend one in 2020.