Many people have taken the empty boxes and then brought them back filled with goodies for a child’s Christmas gift – a child overseas who wouldn’t otherwise receive a gift this Christmas! People also gave the ten dollars needed to get the Christmas Box to a child overseas! Thanks to everyone who’s contributed to the […]
In the second half of 2019… . . . . . . . .
Friday 8th November 2019 We were at Kaleen Shops from 9.00am to 6.00pm last Friday to collect donations of groceries and cash from shoppers for Anglicare’s Pantry Appeal. Shoppers generously donated 70 shopping bags full of grocery / pantry items!
We are celebrating 5 years of Mainly Music at St Simons’! Thanks to the great Team and to our wonderful Team leader Robyn!
Sunday 10th November 2019, 4pm-6pm Today we held our annual Mainly Music Families’ Party. The 45 adults and children who attended enjoyed a BBQ dinner, and a jumping castle with a slide, and a shortened Mainly Music session of three songs.
Sunday 27th October 2019 Today we all joined together in a single 9.00am service to celebrate St Simons’ Day. The singing of praises to our Lord lifted the roof off! * Pedantry We have decided that as no one can tell us who the Simon is that St Simon’s is named for, we’re adopting all […]
Saturday, 26th October 2019 This evening we joined together for our annual St Simons’ * Day dinner. We all enjoyed a new culinary experience… Our ‘Patronal Festival’ dinner was catered for by Selvam’s Dosas, a refugee Tamil couple who are trying to get a catering business established in Gungahlin. We felt that it would be good […]
20th October 2019 Today we celebrated Anglicare Sunday. Thanks to Sarah Murdoch, St John’s Care Exec. Officer, who joined us and peached, speaking to us of the many faceted work of St John’s Care, and of the many hundreds of people assisted.
Daylight savings started today, 6th October 2019. And everyone got it right – no one turned up and hour early or an hour late! Well done everyone!