Newsletter of the Ministry Resource & Community Hub
Enjoy the Symposium Conversation
A great conversation was had with our panelists for the Fresh Heart, Fresh Hope Ministry Symposium last Saturday.
Log in to the Alive in the Spirit Ministry Resource and Community Hub and watch the Symposium with panel members:
Fr David Catterall, Parish Priest (Wollongong Diocese)
Margaret Holles, School Principal (Sydney Archdiocese)
Emma Baker, Life, Marriage, Family Coordinator (Broken Bay Diocese)
Elizabeth Welsh, Parent in the School (Parramatta Diocese)
Ian Epondulan, Pastoral Council Representative and Young Person.(Parramatta Diocese)
You can move the slider across the bottom of the video screen to move through the countdowns or use that countdown time to reflect on the conversation shared.
Download the Fresh Heart, Fresh Hope Workbook providing reflection questions and extra resources to accompany the conversation.
In coming weeks, the video will be packaged in 3 individual sessions for use in communities. This will be available to Alive in the Spirit members until 31st December 2021. See below for exciting news about these resources being available in 2022.
The Pastoral Ministry Network is excited to confirm that Alive in the Spirit will continue in 2022 with an online Conference on May 26-28th 2022. Mark your personal and community diaries now as we create an interactive event online and within your parishes and communities.
More information will come out in coming months and see below as to how you can receive a discounted Conference registration fee.
Final Gathering for the Year: Wednesday 17th November 7.30pm (AEDT) Join us for our final Let's Have a Yarn gathering for the year. It runs for a bit over an hour, and offers an opening segment for a short catch up with four or five others in pastoral ministry. We then have the opportunity to share in some dreaming for the 2022 Alive in the Spirit Conference and hear about the resources available to accompany communities in 2022. Join us for our next session by registering here.
Oceania Pastoral Ministry Webinar Tuesday, 7th December 2021, 11am (AEDT)
Cry of the Earth, Cry of the Poor
Sr Kathleen Rushton will join us for a conversation and reflection about how we have listened to the cry of the earth and the cry of the poor in 2021. This webinar is free.
The Pastoral Ministry Network is excited to extend its membership to the whole of Australia and the Oceania region and to keep the Spirit Alive in 2022.
$100 for an individual yearly membership offers the following benefits: - Expanding Resource Library (including Alive in the Spirit 2021 Conference Workshops and Keynote Presentations) - Free Access to 4 x Oceania Pastoral Ministry Webinars in 2022 ($20 for non-members) - Discussion Forums - Regular Newsletter - Member Discount to Alive in the Spirit Conference 2022
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