Category Archives: Sundays

Special guest this Sunday – October 28

Cath Connelly will be leading our service next Sunday. Cath is a Celtic harp player, spiritual director, and pilgrimage and retreat leader. She is co-director of the Living Well Centre for Christian Spirituality, and her Masters degree explored Celtic spirituality … Continue reading

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‘The first will be last, and the last first’

Sophia encourage us to act for justice, to advocate for change and to stand up for those who cannot speak for themselves. One of the hallmarks of true wisdom is that it often subverts the taken-for-granted, dominant culture norms of … Continue reading

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Girls can change the world – International Day of the Girl Child

You cannot succeed when half of us are held back – Malala Yousafzai Last Sunday Sophia’s Spring observed the International Day of the Girl Child. Since 2012, United Nations has marked 11 October as a day to highlight and address … Continue reading

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A breath of fresh care

What do a parachute, the Lectionary Text for the day and a model for pastoral care have in common? Quite a bit, it would seem. The theme for Sunday 27th May was exploring a ministry of creative care for Sophia’s … Continue reading

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Sophia’s Spring welcomes Jan and Kay

Last Sunday was the start of a three month Intentional Creative Ministry that Jan Sebastian and Kay Quisenberry will undertake with the Sophia’s Spring community.  Jan and Kay are no strangers to Sophia’s Spring. We have enjoyed their gentle and … Continue reading

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Blessing of the Animals

Sunday, November 12, 2017 10am Learning Centre, CERES   Bring your pet (or animal photo) for a blessing.  The blessing ceremony will take place outside the Learning Centre at CERES and will start at 10am. Barbara Allen, first Chaplain of … Continue reading

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midsumma celebration

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Coming soon – Animal Blessing

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Coming up at Sophia’s Spring

Two more Sundays of our Winter Fling … August 21 – Rev Dr Coralie Ling will be taking the service August 28 – campfire service with communion, followed by billy tea and morning tea (weather permitting) During September we will … Continue reading

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National Tree Day

Last Sunday, July 31, was National Tree Day. While some groups planted 100’s of trees, we planted just one: a carefully chosen Eucalyptus crenulata.  We will be able to see it from the windows in the Learning Centre and when … Continue reading

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