Embraced by Mercy

May 7, 2019 - Divine Mercy, Easter, Parish, Youth Ministry

Embraced by Mercy

(A confession of being afraid of confession) By Mariah Allan YMO, St Paul’s College Kempsey   Imagine walking into Church and finding, to your surprise, you have to squeeze your way through approximately 150 people just standing up the back. Seats are vacant and Mass has just started, yet all these people are waiting, staring […]

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‘Ew, do my Ashes Look Okay?’

April 10, 2019 - Ash Wednesday, Faith development, Lent, Parish, School life

‘Ew, do my Ashes Look Okay?’

For me, Ash Wednesday has always been one of those days that was the deadline for picking something to give up for Lent. I always found myself scavenging around aimlessly and I miss the point of what Ash Wednesday is about because my mind and heart aren’t lined up. Ash Wednesday is not a deadline […]

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Sown in Rich Soil

April 10, 2019 - Faith development, Mission, Parish, School life, Student discipleship, Youth Ministry

Sown in Rich Soil

Honestly, I haven’t always been the faith driven person that I am now. I started off my schooling at a Catholic Primary School and then at some point in year 3, I moved to a Public School. It was a MASSIVE change for me. I went from praying three times a day and having religious […]

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