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The Pulse – August/September 2015 Issue, News From The New South Wales Presbyterian Church

Screen Shot 2015-08-14 at 8.37.28 amThe August/September 2015 edition of The Pulse, news magazine of the Presbyterian Church of Australia in the State of New South Wales, is available at the PCNSW website for download.


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The Pulse – April/May 2015 Issue, News From The New South Wales Presbyterian Church

PulseCover2The April/May 2015 edition of The Pulse, news magazine of the Presbyterian Church of Australia in the State of New South Wales, is available at the PCNSW website for download.
(The February/March edition doesn’t seem to have been posted. Maybe someday.)

Features this issue include:

  • Give – Pray – Love for Vanuatu cyclone relief. (See a report on the current result of the appeal here.)
  • Malawi floods: How PresAid’s April appeal will help victims
  • Special report: Same sex marriage: How would it affect our churches?
  • Easter message: From Moderator General David Cook
  • Why I believe in God: Betty Thompson talks about relinquishing control
  • PLUS: Special sections from Presbyterian Youth, Jericho Road and Australian Presbyterian World Mission
    
    Download or open the pdf here.


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The Pulse – October/November 2014 Issue, News From The New South Wales Presbyterian Church

PulseCover-211x300I finally caught up with the October/November 2014 edition of The Pulse, news magazine of the Presbyterian Church of Australia in the State of New South Wales, which is available at the PCNSW website for download.
The State General Assembly and the recognition of its retiring Clerk, Paul Logan feature.
Download or open the pdf here.
Features:

  • Hands up for funding – PY is right in the mix as the Federal Government announces it will fund school chaplains.
  • Pray and plant – A new church is to be planted in Leppington and prayer is needed for it to get off the ground.
  • Hearing the word of God – Geoff Read writes on his experiences as a deaf Christian.
  • Gambling on life – Church calls for regulation of poker machines.
  • Prepared by God – Head of PCNSW chaplaincy programs Morris Key says his work has readied him for his new appointment in Indonesia.
  • PLUS: PIM, Jericho Road, PY, Peter Barnes, Mark Powell, David Yu.


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The Pulse – August/September 2014 Issue, News From The New South Wales Presbyterian Church

cover-211x300August/September 2014 edition of The Pulse, news magazine of the Presbyterian Church of Australia in the State of New South Wales is available at the PCNSW website for download.
The State General Assembly and the recognition of its retiring Clerk, Paul Logan feature.
Download or open the pdf here.
Features:

  • Reports from Assembly – Committee presentations, decisions and discussions.
  • Commemorative liftout – We farewell longstanding Assembly clerk with a special memento.
  • Tim Keller in Sydney Part Two – Our follow-up to last edition’s interview between Tim Keller and David Jones.
  • Church Consultancy – How to establish an effective ministry team.
  • PLUS: ESL update, Jericho Road, APWM, PY, Peter Barnes, Chris Balzer, David Cook and more!


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The Pulse – June/July 2014 Issue, News From The New South Wales Presbyterian Church

PulseCover-211x300June/July 2014 edition of The Pulse, news magazine of the Presbyterian Church of Australia in the State of New South Wales is available at the PCNSW website for download.
The recent visit of Tim Keller to Sydney receives extensive coverage.
Download or open the pdf here.
Features:

  • Special Edition: Tim Keller in Sydney -“All Presbyterian churches are supposed to be team ministry, that’s the idea…”
  • Inside: Women in Ministry – The “unseen servants” of the Church get together for a day of networking.
  • Farewell to Mike – M&M’s cross-cultural ministry coordinator moves on after eight years.
  • Prayer and Politics – Ethicist John McClean asks whether prayer can be political.
  • Back to the Bible – Mark Powell and Chris Balzer look at Anzac Day and prayer.
  • PLUS: Special features from Jericho Road, APWM and PY.