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33nd National Christian Family Conference

08 Jun 2018

It’s just over 5 weeks until July 16, 17 – the dates for the 2018 National Christian Family Conference. We sincerely thank all those who have already registered for the conference (including 14 from Fiji!). Our Early Bird special finishes at midnight on Monday, June 11 so if you haven’t registered why not do so…

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Singles Ministry Changes Name

28 May 2018

The Australian Union, in dialogue with key singles ministry personnel from around Australia, has agreed to rename singles ministries to Adventist Connect. In addition to this, the Union is in the process of forming a national leadership team and an Adventist Connect committee. Date: 28 May 2018

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NSW Modern Slavery Petition

23 Apr 2018

NSW – With Your Help Slavery Can End! The deprivation of someone’s liberty is a serious injustice. Conservative estimates reveal 40 million human beings are trapped in an exploitative supply chain in the world today. But your signature can help to defeat the tragedy of modern slavery – Print off the petition and sign today! Why now?…

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Commentary: Regulating’ Cannabis

23 Apr 2018

COMMENTARY | Regulating’ Cannabis:              The legalisation of yet another psychotropic toxin – Really? “Permission empowered models of drug policy interpretation are driving demand for drug use – NOT prohibition models. The ‘law’ is not what ruins lives, it’s those who tear down that protective fence to simply ‘get wasted’,…

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Sydney Christian Singles: Snow Camp

19 Apr 2018

 SNOW CAMP Just a reminder that Applications for Snow Camp now have extended time to close now May 20th however any cancellations must be made before May 14 in order to receive a refund. Link is below for easy access to SNSW Conference website to do your registration. Payment is by credit card at time…

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ACA Health Benefits for Church Members

05 Apr 2018

PRESS RELEASE On 4 April 2018, ACA Health Benefit Fund, a Private Health Insurance company which solely exists to benefit the health and well-being of Seventh-day Adventist Church employees and their families, announced that the fund is now available to Local Church Officers. ACA Health has been supporting the work(ers) of God for 84 years.…

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Fiji Fly ‘N’ Build Mission Trip

26 Mar 2018

FIJI MISSION TRIP: EXACT DATES TO BE ANNOUNCED In July 2018 Adventist Volunteer Services supported by the Seventh Day Adventist Church Headquarters of the South Pacific Division office, will be heading out to Fiji for a short term mission trip. We need all types of building specialists, general handymen, and of course unskilled workers as…

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Urgent Prayer Request: Child Kidnapping

08 Mar 2018

UPDATE (20 March, 2018):  Opi has been returned home safely. We are praying now that her mind will settle down and that she will return to the happy, young teenager she was before. The people concerned with her disappearance have been charged and will hopefully face prosecution. If you have lived in Asia you would know…

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Cognitive Health Seminar Recordings

28 Feb 2018

PURCHASE RECORDING of Seminar COGNITIVE HEALTH—the critical role of diet & lifestyle Recorded at Sydney Adventist Hospital, 15 November 2017 Dr Catherine Itsiopoulos: Mediterranean diet and a healthy brain. The traditional Mediterranean diet has been linked to protection from cardiovascular diseases, type 2 diabetes, some cancers and more recently neurodegenerative diseases. In this talk Dr…

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Disaster & Famine Relief Fundraising: Tonga Cyclone

20 Feb 2018

Disaster Strikes Tonga Tropical Cyclone Gita, the category 4 storm that struck Tonga this week, has caused widespread devastation across the country. While lives were spared, the damage and destruction is immense. Power and water supply for approximately 70,000 people have been cut off in the capital Nuku’alofa and many buildings have been damaged or…

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