Welcome to All Saints, and the 3rd Weekend of Advent, Year A – Rejoice, the Lord is near!

 

Please indicate your availability to volunteers at one of the Christmas Masses.

 

Please continue to support the SVdP Bushfire Appeal.

 

Date Claimer: Community Christmas Carols: Wednesday 18 December, starting at 6.30pm with a BBQ dinner from 5.30pm.

 

Cooks are needed for approx.. 1 hour from 3.30pm for the Carols BBQ – just ask Tom, our Warrior-Youth Coordinator.

 

Actors needed for the Christmas Carols evening – see rehearsal times on page 3 of newsletter 3.11.19.

 

Garage Sale: Saturday 18th January 2020 at the Albany Fair sheds … bargains galore, everything must go!

 

Join us for Taize prayer throughout Advent, in the church on Thursday evenings, at 7pm, continuing 5th December.

 

Your support of the SVdP Christmas Appeal would be appreciated …Can you help a family put food on the table this Christmas.

 

Now on the Piety Stall: SVdP Christmas Cards, and Caritas global Christmas gift envelopes.

 

All volunteers, whether directly or indirectly involved with children & vulnerable adults, need to view a 25 minute video at: www.safeguardingaob.com.au – see page 3 of the newsletter for more details. For those directly involved with children/vulnerable adults, and who missed the Applied Level 2 Safeguarding Training in our parish earlier this month, can attend the next and nearest session at Kippa-Ring Parish, on 29th October. See page 3 of the newsletter for 15.9.19 to register.

 

Book Swap Trolley News: please return any additional spiritual books or bring your along to swap, each 2nd weekend of the month. Meet your current pastoral councillors.

 

Please see the church noticeboard for lots of events happening in and around the Archdiocese.

 

Your Legacy of Faith will continue … have you considered a Gift in your Will, to advance your faith and the work of the Church? Information booklets now available.

 

Used Postage Stamps can now be dropped off to the church trolley to support the Aspley Special School.

 

Drop-off your old hearing aids and spectacles to support the people of our sister parish Atauro.

 

For enrolment at All Saints Parish School please refer to the school’s website – www.allsaints.qld.edu.au for information.