Anglicare and St Mark's have had a long and strong partnership. Anglicare offers various support services, including family support, counselling and food parcels. Anglicare Mobile Community Pantry is held on site fortnightly on Wednesdays, providing low cost groceries to the community. Anglicare at Home is also connected to St Mark's, offering a day service for elderly and frail members of the community. You can find out more about Anglicare here.
Anglican Aid's vision is to excel in the provision of Christian aid to vulnerable communities throughout the world. This is achieved by supporting and working with community leaders to meet the needs of the vulnerable among them. There are projects locally and overseas, including during natural disasters and supporting refugees. You can find out more about Anglican Aid here.
Mother's Union, or MU Australia, has been active at St Mark's for many years. Members have visited mothers of newborn babies in hospital, and supporting people at Liverpool Courthouse, as well as fundraising for worldwide projects throughout the year. MU works worldwide in 84 countries and over four million members who share one heartfelt vision - to bring about a world where God's love is shown through prayer and loving, respectful and flourishing relationships. You can find out more about MU here.
OzHarvest now operates nationally, rescuing over 180 tonnes of food each week from over 3,500 food donors including supermarkets, hotels, airports, wholesalers, farmers, corporate events, catering companies, shopping centres, delis, cafes, restaurants, film and TV shoots and boardrooms. OzHarvest delivers food weekly which, pre-COVID, contributed to the evening meal as well as food parcels. OzHarvest continues now during COVID to provide food parcels. You can find out more about OzHarvest here.
CMS and St Mark's have had a long partnership, supporting many missionaries on overseas mission over the years. CMS works with churches to set apart, equip and support long-term workers who cross cultures to share the gospel of our Lord Jesus Christ. CMS seeks to see a world that knows Jesus, reach gospel-poor peoples for Christ, to equip Christian leaders for church and society and to engage churches in cross-cultural mission. You can find out more about CMS here.
Bush Church Aid Society of Australia has a heart for people living in remote and regional Australia. We are committed to going the distance to reach Australia for Christ. St Mark's has supported BCA missionaries over many years. BCA is committed to bringing the gospel to all parts of Australia, and supporting the ministry of Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people. We are currently supporting the Reeve family in Woolgoolga on the North Coast of New South Wales. You can find out more about BCA here.
EQUIP Women exists to equip women to share Jesus in every context God places them - home, work, church and community - in Australia and beyond.
EQUIP began in 1999 when 135 women joined together for the 'Young Evangelical Women's Conference'. Under God, EQUIP has grown into a large Bible teaching ministry for women in Australia, with almost 6000 women attending our 3 conferences each year. You can find out more about Equip Women here.