The average Australian is not waking up on a Sunday morning thinking "What's a great church to go to?". We need to go to them.

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March 7th, 2017
By ACC Community Engagement

The Port Macquarie Women’s Shed (PMWS) has continued to grow – reaching over 100 members now, who continue to learn from each other and build genuine friendships through this great community initiative. The Committee has decided that all proceeds from the workshops they hold will be donated to support the children of Theresa Bradford. Theresa…

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January 12th, 2016
By Paul Bartlett

Over the years churches have engaged with and tried to transform their local communities in various ways. Many have run programs that serve different segments of the community, like job programs, food programs, day care programs, and so on. Churches have also tried to build relationships with people in the community by running events like…

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January 4th, 2016
By Paul Bartlett

We made some changes not long after Annette and I became the leaders at Lighthouse. One of the key things we did to change our church culture from one of revival to one of community engagement was we brought about a change to what we all considered to be “spiritual”. We spent the next five…

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