• Coledale Camp 2019

    Two weekends ago we had 50 people from our THIRST youth groups at our annual Coledale Camp. We stayed in tents for two nights right next to the beach. The weather was excellent, with just a few showers on Saturday morning. It’s a lovely place with a large grass area

  • Ray & Kat Levy – Marketplace Missionaries in Brussels, Belgium

    By Jenn Phillips Kat and Ray were longtime members of Jannali Anglican Church before moving to London and finally settling in Brussels, Belgium. Kat works as an Education Manager for the largest Language School in Belgium, Ray works as an E-Learning Specialist for a company in Belgium and the two

  • Ian and Narelle Hadfield

    Ian & Narelle are missionaries with CMS (Church Missionary Society), and have been serving in Hong Kong for the last two years. Ian & Narelle’s daughter Beth has also taken work as a teacher in Hong Kong, allowing them to stay together as a family. Ian ministers at St Andrews

  • Evening connections on weekend away

    Drinking flat whites made by our resident barista (thanks Ryan) was once again a highlight of Evening Church weekend away. But even better was the extra time that the weekend gave us to get to know one another. In each of our main sessions we interviewed members of the congregation,

  • SRE In Local Schools

    Over the last few weeks, SRE (Special Religious Education) lessons have resumed in NSW Primary Schools. In our local area, 19 teachers and helpers will be teaching 32 classes in 6 local schools. Around 550 students will be in classes every week, many from backgrounds with parents who do not

  • Kids Hope 2019

    Over 500 schools & churches – including Jannali Anglican – are involved in Kids Hope, Australia’s largest early intervention, school-based mentoring program. Did you know that since 2011 our church has been providing caring mentors for vulnerable kids at Jannali Public School? The school nominates the kids they believe would

  • The Sholls – Ordinary Ministry

    Pete & Sarah Sholl are working with CMS in Monterrey, Mexico. The life of a missionary can sound glamorous, or daunting, or …?? But in her recent prayer letter, Sarah writes that much of what she does is ordinary ministry –  simply opening the bible with the people in her


    I have loved camping ever since my first experience in January 1980. Since then I’ve been on more than 100 week long church camps and over 200 church weekends. I’ve written mission manuals on running church camps and been committed to ensuring that the youth ministry at our church has