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Update for weekend of 30th June 2024

Thirteenth Sunday In Ordinary Time, Year B – Sunday, 30th June 2024

Links to current notices and resources can be found by clicking the headings below

Position Vacant – Parish Administration Officer

Permanent Part Time, 24 – 28 hours per week

Sawtell Parish

The Parish Secretary supports the CEO and the parish community by efficiently assisting with the pastoral and non-pastoral operations of the parish. The position provides secretarial, accounts and general administrative work in support of the parish and provides support to catechists, parishioners, parish councils and other parish groups.

Selection Criteria:

  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills;
  • Ability to plan and organise with a high level of accuracy and attention to detail;
  • Knowledge of the Catholic Church;
  • Computer skills, including database management, intermediate proficiency in Microsoft Word, Excel and Publisher;
  • Strong interpersonal skills and positive demeanour;
  • Bookkeeping experience;
  • Experience with accounting software, for example Myob, QuickBooks, Reckon; and,
  • Ability to maintain confidentiality.

Office based, flexible arrangement for hours, would suit School hours.

Location 1/44 Boronia St, Sawtell

To apply: Submit your application to recruitment@scca.net.au.

Applications Close: 13 June 2024

The successful applicant will be required to obtain a Working With Children Check and work in harmony with the mission and values of the Catholic Church

Caritas Australia

Caritas Australia’s Papua New Guinea Landslide Disaster

Thousands are feared dead and many more are displaced after a devastating landslide struck a remote village in Papua New Guinea.

Your urgent support is needed now.

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Adult Online Faith Formation

Cycle 5 Courses are now open with The Virtual Learning Community for Faith Formation (VLCFF) at the University of Dayton, Ohio. The VLCFF offers over 100 online courses in adult faith formation. These courses are usually five weeks, with a commitment to spend around 5 hours per week reading and submitting responses/reflections. (There are no exams!) The cost is very reasonable, and further subsidies are provided because of the partnership with the Lismore Diocese. The price per five-week course is $US50.

 Registrations for Cycle 5 Courses are now open. Close on July 10. (Courses begin July 15.)

If anyone is interested in pursuing any of the listed courses, don’t hesitate to contact Tony Worner at VLCFF.LismoreDiocese@stagnesparish.org.au or 0436941280.

 Learn more about the VLCFF at https://vlcff.udayton.edu/about/  or through the St Agnes Catholic Parish website https://stagnesparish.org.au/faith/

AXIOS Youth Group

If your child is in Years 4-6 and is interested in coming along, please complete the form via this link. 

If you are an adult interested in helping out with this group ** (afternoon tea and/or activity support) please contact Marja at the parish office. We are always in need of extra helpers to keep this group going.

** Note: a WWCC for volunteers is needed .


Ever asked yourself “Is there more to life than this?”, “Why am I here?” , “Who is Jesus”

This group will gather to chat about these and other questions over a light meal with a short video.

Wherever you are in your journey, you are warmly invited to join us

Starting from 27th June 2024 and running for ten weeks

Come to one or all sessions

5:30-7:30pm .

Held in the Parish Meeting Room and includes a light meal. For more details contact the Parish Office 66583544


Our commitment to Safeguarding – Bishop Greg

If you or a person close to you has been abused by someone working or ministering within the Diocese of Lismore, we invite you to contact us. We will listen to you respectfully, offer support and discuss options you have available to you. To contact the Safeguarding Office, please phone (02) 6621 9444 or email safeguarding@lismore.catholic.org.au

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