St Luke's Anglican Church in Enmore a lively, inclusive welcoming liturgical community

Notices — Mary, Mother of the Lord — Sunday 15th August 2021



The flowers today have been donated by Ron Clarke in lov­ing memory of his moth­er Vera Olive Clarke.


Par­ish Con­tact List update:  We are cur­rently in the pro­cess of updat­ing our Par­ish Con­tact List.  If you or your fam­ily have recently moved, or acquired a new phone num­ber or email address it is import­ant to let us know so we can keep our records up to date.  Please con­tact me at or on Mob: 0409 049 442


The office is closed until fur­ther notice: Jen­nifer will be work­ing from home on Tues­day, Wed­nes­day and Thursday from 9.15–2.45pm.  Please email or if urgent call Mob: 0409 049 442.


Not receiv­ing emails from Fr Jeff?   Each Sunday and Wed­nes­day, an email con­tain­ing the Sunday Ser­vice and then a Wed­nes­day reflec­tion is being sent to every­one on our email list.  In some cases parish­ion­ers believe they are not receiv­ing them.  We have found that in many cases the email has gone to their ‘spam’ or ‘junk’ file.  This hap­pens with some email pro­viders.  If you haven’t received an email from the par­ish or Fr Jeff on these days, check those oth­er folders and you will prob­ably find it.


Next SundayFr James Collins OAM will be our guest preach­er dur­ing our recor­ded ser­vice.  His top­ic, “ The Euchar­ist and Community”




ST PAUL’S PANTRY des­per­ately needs food.

Please keep col­lect­ing your dona­tions of tinned and non-per­ish­able food items.  You will be able to bring them in to the church when ser­vices resume. 


Organ Pipes


Post­poned to a date to be fixed in 2022

Please note the recit­al will not take place in Septem­ber 2021 due to the pandemic.

Watch this space or the Par­ish Face­book page for announce­ments next year, or in the mean­time, express interest to attend future recit­als at:


Weekly Inter­ces­sions for our Community:

Sunday: Janet Wid­mer & Cliff; Sally Woell­ner; Kay Younie, Nata­sha & Timothy; and Shir­ley Allen, Bar­bara & Jade.

Monday: Vic­tor Any­ar­isi; Beth Arm­strong; Ian Barnett; and Ken­neth Barongo.

Tues­day: Jen­nifer, Peter, Elise & Blake B.; and John & Joanne Bowen.

Wed­nes­day: Fr Philip & Rose­mary Brad­ford; and Chris­toph­er Brooks.

Thursday: Tony Brown­low; Les & Lyn Car­ring­ton; and Ruth Champion.

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: John Bowen; John Sat­ter­ley; Robert & Lyn­dall Dubler; Colin Spokes; Peter Cinelli; John Can Pahali; Alex Regos; Aman­da Cow­ley; Peter Knox; Sr Colleen Crook; Br Wil­li­am; Ron Clarke & his fam­ily; Maurice Pope & his fam­ily; Raul (Skid Row Radio) & fam­ily; Barry McKay; Ruth Dodd; Christina Rees (CBE); Deepika & Deep­shi­ka; Andrew Strat­golda; and Sr Helen Juli­an CSF.


Anniversar­ies of the Depar­ted: Vera Olive Clarke; Arthur Ayers; Maria Bugle; Amy Bur­row; John Lewis; Allan Pol­gen; Mary McCarthy; Sydney Day; Flo Taylor; Dorothy Dunker­ley; and Wanda Coleman.


Saints Com­mem­or­a­tion: 20th: Bern­ard of Clair­vaux, Abbot & teach­er (d.1153).


Long Term Pas­tor­al Pray­er list: Lyn Car­ring­ton; Steph­en Thur­ley; Wolf Winter; John Dick­son; John Hardy; Andrew Reddy; 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; Bar­bara Beec­roft; Ann Con­nolly; Day­alan Sam­inath­an; Kuwert; Grace & Han­nah Ashton; Anaisha, & her par­ents Anu & Digvi­jay; Ron Nath; Ron­an Nath; Veron­ica Nath; Rev Laurie McIntyre; and Loch­lan Lonesborough.


Read­ings for the com­ing week: Even­ing Pray­er 

Sunday 1 Kings 3.15–28 Ps 34.9–18 Eph­esians 6.1–9
Monday Pro­verbs 18.4–21 Ps 105.23–45 Romans 11.13–24
Tues­day Pro­verbs 18.22–19.14 Ps 106.25–50 Romans 11.25–36
Wed­nes­day Pro­verbs 19.15–29 Ps 107.23–43 Romans 12.1–8
Thursday Pro­verbs 20.1–17 Pss 112; 113 Romans 12.9–21
Fri­day Pro­verbs 20.18–21.8 Pss 116; 117 Romans 13
Sat­urday Pro­verbs 21.9–31 Ps 119.105–128 Romans 14.1–12


Read­ings for Next Sunday: — Thir­teenth Sunday After Pente­cost:  First Read­ing: 1 Kings 8. 22–30, 41–43;  Psalm: 84;  Second Read­ing: Eph­esians 6.10–20;  and Gos­pel: John 6.56–69