During the report of the Presbyterian Inland Mission at the 2013 General Assembly of the Presbyterian Church of Australia mention was made of the book Views Beyond The Furthest Fence, a pictorial history of 100 years of ministry in the outback. With an illuminating text by Stuart Bonnington, the feature of this coffee-table book are …

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Part of being a national church with state and regional levels of oversight is that various bodies can be held accountable for their decisions. Today the GAA considered an appeal to bring the decision of one of our state bodies under review, and a petition seeking a recommendation of one of our national committees to …

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Around fifty people gathered from pretty much all points of Australia for the commencement service of Alice Springs Presbyterian Church. Representatives of the Northern Territory, South Australia, Tasmania, Western Australia and Victoria joined residents and other visitors for the service. The national church was represented by Moderator-General David Jones along with Presbyterian Inland Mission Superintendent …

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Those of you involved in worship services tomorrow could try to include (or suggest the inclusion) of the new Alice Springs Presbyterian Church in corporate prayers. Pray for Keith and Jenny Bell. Pray for the folk who’ll join them in the infancy of this work. Pray for conversions in the community. Why a Presbyterian Church …

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