Happy Birthday to: Nicholas Chiew; Lucy Raj; Stuart Grigg; Mandy Tibbey; Ann Petersen; Moya Holle; Peter Gilbert; Lea McNeil; John Dickson; and Eddy Kittirat.
The flowers today have been donated by Ruth Champion in loving memory of her mother, Emily Champion.
Thank you to Kay Younie:
After many years of coordinating the St Luke’s reading roster, Kay Younie has decided to retire from the role. We appreciate her commitment and diligence since 2007 and thank her for providing us with this regular roster.
The reading roster will now be organised by Ruth Champion as part of the ‘Big Roster’. If you would like to put your name down to read or volunteer please contact Ruth on 0400 166 041 or firstname.lastname@example.org
With St Francis Day falling this long week-end, the virtual parish morning tea will celebrate our pets, providing the perfect opportunity to introduce your loved one(s) to the parish. Virtual morning tea is on zoom beginning at 10.30am on Sunday 3 October 2021.
The zoom link will be emailed to parishioners towards the end of the week.
For further details contact Stuart on 0400 312 354.
|ST PAUL’S PANTRY desperately needs the following items:
Please collect and store your donations at home for when church reopens.
Note: If you live within Burwood LGA , you may take food directly to St Paul’s, but contact Fr James Collins first as to what day and time to deliver the goods. It is best to contact him via email on: email@example.com
Weekly Intercessions for our Community:
Sunday: Stephen Gates & Andrew Elder; Marilyn Gibbs; Kevin Green; and Peter Gilbert & Alfredo Narnolo.
Monday: Stuart Grigg & ‘Tricia Blomberry; and Richard Hagen & Som.
Tuesday: John, Martha & Christopher Haly; and Selina & John Hardy.
Wednesday: Susan Hill, Janet Broady & Alex; Moya Holle; and Pamela Jaksic.
Thursday: Noel Jeffs; and Eddy, Mint, Atom & Arty Kittirat.
Friday: We pray for Fr John Bunyan’s pastoral care ministry at Bankstown Hospital and all those he ministers to.
Saturday: Dear loving Father, please deliver us from the coronavirus and limit its impact on Australia and the world. In your mercy bring a swift end to this crisis. Please protect with your loving care those we love — our families, friends and neighbours. Let your fatherly hand guide, shelter and strengthen them. Cast out all anxious fears and doubts. Give us an increasing trust in you and fill our hearts and minds with your peace. We pray for those around the world now struggling with COVID-19. Heal and comfort those who are sick and suffering. Protect and guide the health professionals who are at the front line. Please give wisdom and courage to those who bear responsibility for confronting this challenge. We ask these things through the powerful name of Jesus. Amen.
Prayers for the sick: Amanda Romeo; Maryrose Crowther; Tosia Cribben; Angus; John Tonetti; Wolf Winter; Br Daniel; Fr Gary Priest; John Bowen; Robert & Lyndall Dubler; Colin Spokes; John Can Pahali; Alex Regos; Amanda Cowley; Peter Knox; Br William; Maurice Pope & his family; Raul (Skid Row Radio) & family; Barry McKay; Ruth Dodd; Deepika & Deepshika; Andrew Stratgolda; and Phillip Hall.
Recently Departed: Br Daniel SSF.
Anniversaries of the Departed: Eunice Dahler; Thomas Kerr; Ruth Cropley; Emily Champion; and Austin McLachlan.
Saints Commemoration: 6th Oct: William Tyndale, biblical scholar (d.1536).
Long Term Pastoral Prayer list: Robyn Oldfield; Isabelle Djorgjevic: Lyn Carrington; Stephen Thurley; John Dickson; John Hardy; Shirley, Barbara & Jade Allen; Br Noel Jeffs (SSF); Kiki Chun; Beth Armstrong; Ann Jeffs; Rhiannon Henry-Edwards; Marissa; Jude, Isla, Meg & Al Donnell; Suzanne Campton; Pauline Newell; Ann Connolly; Dayalan Saminathan; Kuwert; Grace & Hannah Ashton; Anaisha, & her parents Anu & Digvijay; Rev Laurie McIntyre; and Lochlan Lonesborough.
Readings for the coming week: Evening Prayer
|Sunday||Job 3||Ps 8||Hebrews 2.4, 14–3.6|
|Monday||Job 31.5–23||Ps 81||Colossians 3.1–11|
|Tuesday||Job 31.24–40||Ps 85; 87||Colossians 3.12–17|
|Wednesday||Job 32||Ps 88||Colossians 3.18–4.6|
|Thursday||Job 33.1–18||Ps 119.89–104||Colossians 4.7–18|
|Friday||Job 33.19–33||Ps 89.19–38||Philemon 1–14|
|Saturday||Job 34.1–15||Ps 91||Philemon 12–25|
Readings for Next Sunday — Twentieth Sunday After Pentecost: First Reading: Job 23.1–9, 16–17; Psalm: 22.1–15; Second Reading: Hebrews 4.12–16; and Gospel: Mark 10.17–31