THE return from holidays had us ready for a new, exciting year of ministry.
Our office returned from holidays on January 5 after the break however much of our team has been out of the office at different conferences, camps and forums for most of January.
Over the past two weeks I spent time in Sydney for the Marist Youth Festival, at Mt Tamborine for the Ignite Summer Camp and then assisted the Marist Youth Ministry team with its student leaders forum.
Meanwhile, other members of our team were present at Ignite’s School of Music, NET (National Evangelisation Teams) Ministries’ initial training at the Sunshine Coast, and at Marian Valley supporting the Albany Creek and Banyo-Nundah Youth Leadership retreat.
Next week our team members will be working with menALIVE for a Padua Year 12 retreat.
It has been a very busy start to the year.
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