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Pentecost

Pentecost is celebrated ten days after Ascension Thursday.  As told in the Acts of the Apostles , it commemorates the Holy Spirit’s descent of the  upon the Apostles and other followers of Jesus Christ while they were in Jerusalem celebrating the Feast of Weeks.

Good Friday; Stations of the Cross with the Infant Saviour Catholic Church, St John’s Anglican Church and Burleigh Heads Uniting

It was an inspiring morning on Good Friday with the congregations of the three Christian churches in Burleigh Heads joining for the Stations of the Cross. The first four stations were celebrated with Fr Morgan Batt at the Infant Saviour Catholic Church, the next four with Rev Eron Perry at St John’s Anglican Church and the last…

Bettye’s farewell

After 34 years at the church organ at Burleigh Heads Uniting Church (and a career spanning almost 80 years) Bettye Dare OAM has finally relinquished her beloved instrument. She commenced her meritorious career in the Methodist Church at Cootamundra in 1938. After succumbing to crippling back-pain in December 2017, Bettye has surrendered herself to her…