St Vincent de Paul Society Winter Appeal
St. Vincent de Paul Society are in desperate need of blankets now that we’re in the midst of winter. We are once again asking for your help. Items may be left in the SVDP collection boxes in the foyer of both churches.
We are also in short supply of furniture, especially wardrobes, lounges, chest of drawers, and bedside cupboards. Please phone 9841 6326 for collection of goods. Thank you for your continued support and generosity.
Administration and Accounts Officer
We are pleased to announce that the position of Parish Administration and Accounts Officer has now been filled by both Veronika Vaskovets and Lily McHale who will share the role.
This means the Parish Office opening hours will be from Tuesday to Friday from 9.00am -12.30pm.
A Life for love
A Retreat to commemorate the 30th Anniversary of the Martyrdom of Sr Irene McCormack.
When: Saturday 28 August
Time: gathering 9.30am, retreat 10.00am - 2.00pm
Where: New Camfield
Morning tea provided. Please bring your own lunch. Reflections on Mission and the meaning of giving your life for love. Sharing by people who knew Sr Irene and her work.
Register through Deborah:
Phone: 0419 939 864
500 Year Anniversary of Christianity in the Philippines
Bishop Gerard Holohan will preside at a special Mass on August 29th at 5.00pm in St. Joseph’s Church to commemorate 500 years of Christianity in the Philippines.
Celebrations will continue straight after Mass at New Camfield. Please bring a plate to share.
Great Southern Women's Convention
A wonderful day of encouragement at the Great Southern Women's Convention. This event will include talks from Clare Deeves on the book of Phillipians, as well as testimonies and worship provided by few local women. Not forgetting some great coffee and delicious morning tea and lunch.
Date: Saturday 4 September
Time: 9.00am - 2:30pm
Venue: Albany Baptist Church
Registration by 23rd August at www.albanybaptist.com.au/events