Tag: church

60 years of worship ends

The Uniting Church at Beachport held its final service on Sunday and it was filled with almost 50 worshippers.
It has now ceased to be...

Rural ratepayers to ‘push back’

Rural ratepayers will “push back” on Wattle Range Council’s draft 2024/25 budget according to Councillor Emma Castine.
She anticipates there will be an adverse reaction...

Open AGM for church

The governing body of the Anglican Church in Southern SA will hold its annual meeting in Mount Gambier from June 21 to 23.
Members of...

Coastal church future uncertain

The future of the Uniting Church at Beachport is uncertain on account of a dwindling congregation.
Discussions were recently held involving local and Adelaide-based church...

Catholic Church Easter services and ceremonies

HOLY THURSDAY, March 28:
Mass of the Lord’s Supper
St Paul’s Church, Mount Gambier 7pm
St Alphonsus’ Church, Millicent 7pm
St Joseph’s Church, Penola 7pm
GOOD FRIDAY, March...

Christians unite

It was the rostered turn of St Michael and All Angels Anglican Church in Millicent to host an annual ecumenical event recently.
Around 50 members...

Study shared at church breakfast

AMillicent church minister has found a practical application to one of his theoretical assignments.
Pastor Simun Lalich has had charge of the Millicent Baptist Church...

Churches gather for global prayer

There will be a focus on the Middle East when it is the rostered turn of the Millicent Anglican Church to host an annual...

Destroyed church last building standing

The fire-ravaged former Avenue church and school remains a forlorn site almost three years after it was almost totally destroyed by fire. The 120-year-old stone...

Anniversary celebrations

Three significant events were acknowledged at a Millicent church on Sunday morning. Firstly, lifelong parishioner Rose Phillips (nee Poole) marked 60 years of marriage to...

Locum minister leads regional congregations

Alocum minister is currently leading Anglican congregations at Millicent, Penola, Kalangadoo and Beachport. The Reverend Jean Housley has temporary charge while parish priest Father Lyndon...

Furry friends blessed

All creatures great and small beat a track to Mount Gambier’s Christ Church Anglican Church on Sunday for a special pet blessing. Members of the...

Anglican church anniversary recognised

Penola Anglicans will celebrate the 150th anniversary of their church with a special service on September 10. It will be led by Penola/Millicent parish priest...

‘Mother Mary’ statue returned to former glory

Professional sculptor Patricia Moseley has recently restored one of the most well-known statues in Robe. Known as ‘Mother Mary’, it had a special niche above...