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A Christmas Gift – a word from Rev Rex

Some of you may remember playing a game called, “pass the parcel”.  A large gift that was passed around the circle and when the music stoped the person who held it took off one of the layers of wrapping, they had to

Posted in A Word from Rev Rex

Townsville Wesleyan Beach Church

In September our church enjoyed a picnic at Pallarenda Beach with some games, food and fellowship. Two guys, Dez and Daniel were discussing, “Why don’t we have church down here at the beach some Sunday nights? This was the seed

Posted in Nth Qld District

A Season of Tongan Work in Tully, Nth Qld

A seven-month season of ministry has come to its close for now. The fruit has been encouraging. Over a hundred seasonal workers have returned to their Island home of Tonga, encouraged and having received pastoral ministry from Rev Rachael Tonga.

Posted in Nth Qld District

Principles of Prayer

Recently, we viewed the War Room movie at our evening service at Banyule Wesleyan Methodist church. Miss Clara has a special little closet, which she dedicates to praying, and she calls it War Room. While watching, my mind wondered back

Posted in WMCA

Celebrating a Milestone

Maise and Bill Greenlee celebrated Maise’s 90th birthday with their church family at Box Forest Wesleyan Methodist Church. Bill and Maise have been long standing members of the church and have blessed that local fellowship with their Irish humour and

Posted in Southern District

Celebrating 50th Wedding Anniversary

Dennis and Keren Carnell were founding members of Box Forest (originally College Church) Wesleyan Methodist Church, were married in that church building and have now celebrated their 50th Wedding Anniversary with their church family. Dennis and Keren have been a

Posted in Southern District

Southern District Conference Report 2016

This was my first time attending one of these conferences and I’ll be honest, I wasn’t sure what to expect. Would it be boring? Would I know anyone? Will I enjoy it? How does it work? My initial fears were

Posted in Southern District

A compassion that gives

If anyone has material possessions and sees a brother or sister in need but has no pity on them, how can the love of God be in that person? Dear children, let us not love with words or speech but

Posted in A Word from Rev Rex

The Anointed Life

A Message to North Queensland District Conference from Rev Stuart Hall District Superintendent, 26th September 2016 One of the things that came together for our DBA was the sense that we need to be about Making Disciples. Recently in Townsville

Posted in Nth Qld District

Nth Qld District Conference Report 2016

This September (26-29), Camp Kanga, Proserpine, hosted our 24th District Conference in North Queensland. We are on our way to a healthy Provisional District with 188 Covenant Members and 10 churches, 3 Established churches, and a new Tongan Pioneer Fellowship

Posted in Nth Qld District

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