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THE TOP 5 REGRETS OF THE DYING

THE TOP 5 REGRETS OF THE DYING

“A palliative nurse recorded the most common regrets of the dying and put her findings into a book called ‘The Top Five Regrets of The Dying’. It’s not surprising to see what made the list as they are all things that touch each of our lives as we struggle to pay attention to and make…

Blessed to be a Blessing to Others

Lately I have been working my way through 2 Thessalonians and have noticed afresh the importance of the Christian community doing good deeds: Brothers, do not grow weary in doing good. (v13) The context suggests that some inside the church had fallen into a welfare dependency where they presumed upon the kindness of others. The…

ONE THING CRYSTALLISED AMIDST OUR GLOBAL CRISES

ONE THING CRYSTALLISED AMIDST OUR GLOBAL CRISES

Our Mission Link, Richard Chin writes, that through all his recent preaching …. one thing crystallised amidst our global crises in a broken and divided world: Our ultimate hope can only be set on the living God and the glorious gospel of his Son. Read more about Richard to find out about home life, the work…

Bulletin 14 September 2014

Bulletin 14 September 2014

Check out the Dapto Anglican Church Bulletin for Sunday 14 September, 2014 by following this link  2014 09 SEP 14

We don’t control the future

We don’t control the future

Can any one of you by worrying, add a single hour to your life?  (Matthew 6:27) Jesus posed this question in the context of his great sermon on the mount. Worry is different to fear. Worry is when we feel threatened by a sense of danger that we cannot see or be sure of. Unlike…

COURAGEOUS FATHERS

Being a dad is as popular as ever! The McCrindle Research Group reports: 1 in 5 Australians are dads. There are 4.6 million fathers in Australia! We Australian fathers are busier than ever! We are working longer hours AS WELL AS spending more time with our children AND doing more domestic work than ever (80…

A SPECIAL SENIORS EVENT

The Best Is Yet To Come seniors group are hosting a very special event with guest speaker: Chief Inspector Gary Raymond APM, OAM (retired). Set aside the date and details now: Seniors Luncheon Wednesday 12 noon 17th September Dapto Anglican Church, Main Hall Moombara Street, Dapto Tickets $13.00 per person available from the Church Office.…

THE SECRET OF CONTENTMENT

THE SECRET OF CONTENTMENT

Lord Byron wrote many years ago, ‘There comes forever something between us and what we deem our happiness.’  Most of us take a more optimistic approach. We believe happiness can be real in our life. A more usual understanding of happiness places it as a state of mind. We describe a happy person as someone…

GUILTY PLEASURE

GUILTY PLEASURE

A special event is occurring at our 7:00pm Service tonight. The teaching will be a vodcast featuring Dr William Struthers. He is a Professor at Wheaton College Chicago and a key member of the organisation Guilty Pleasures. His particular expertise is in neuro-science and mapping the brain. He is at the cutting edge of research…

WHAT’S WITH THE WORLD?

WHAT’S WITH THE  WORLD?

The genocide in Iraq accompanied by religious persecution, reminds us that humanity has real struggles. Fear which inevitably leads to violence is gripping our world. Old wounds and prejudices are re-opened and we feel like our safety and security are at risk. A quick survey of history or the Bible would reveal that we should…

DAC GETAWAY

DAC GETAWAY

Our DAC Getaway is on again in October of this year and I know many of you have been itching to book your site.  Lock in the dates now Friday 24th October through to Sunday 26th October. This wonderful weekend is a great way of getting to know some of our DAC members better throughout the…

“Capturing the beauty of God’s creation”

“Capturing the beauty of God’s creation”

Dee Kramer is a multi award-winning landscape and fine art photographer whose mission is to capture the beauty of God’s creation and make it available for all to appreciate. Dee’s dedication to photography and enthusiasm to go to extremes to get the shot he is after, has resulted in a growing collection of fascinating images.…