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Answering the Call

Just six months ago George Ferguson and his wife Carmel heard the call to ministry. They have just commenced a two-year Indigenous ministry traineeship with BCA.
  • February 26, 2018
  • Queensland/Nth NSW, Ferguson

Towards 100

In just over 12 months BCA will mark a significant anniversary and we would love every supporter, Field Staff, former staff and those who have a heart for the bush to be part of the celebrations.
  • February 20, 2018

Post & Rails - Autumn 2018

Messages of congratulations, welcomes and farewells from across the BCA family.
  • February 16, 2018
  • Tasmania, Queensland/Nth NSW, New South Wales / ACT, Duff, Bester, Ferguson

Blessings, Family and Fellowship – The Watsons’ journey with BCA

After 13 years serving as Co-Workers in Kununurra, Jim and Natalie Watson have moved to Darwin with Jim taking up the position of Property Manager at Nungalinya College.
  • February 12, 2018
  • Western Australia, South Australia / NT, Watson

Your Best Celebration?

I wonder what’s the best celebration you’ve ever enjoyed? What made it so special? Was it the food, the location, or was it the people who were celebrating with you?
  • February 9, 2018

Scholarship winner looks towards a career in medicine

The Bottom family and BCA are proud to announce the 2018 recipient of the April Bottom Scholarship – Sophie Nelson from Broken Hill.
  • January 31, 2018
  • New South Wales / ACT

Zambia comes to the Pilbara

What does it take to grab people’s attention in a town like Exmouth which has great beaches, surf, fishing and lifestyle? Well a choir from Zambia did a pretty good job recently.
  • November 23, 2017
  • Nicol, Western Australia

Schools Ministry – a privilege and a responsibility

Schools ministry, Scripture, RE or RI – I don’t know what comes to mind when you think about Religious Education. Was it the first time you heard about Jesus?
  • November 20, 2017
  • South Australia / NT, Hallyburton

Praying for BCA

The support that our Field Staff receive from faithful prayer warriors is so vital to their work across the country.
  • November 16, 2017

Learning to be utterly dependent on God

Margaret Douglass was not so keen when her husband Don decided to become BCA’s first Missioner in Port Hedland 60 years ago.
  • November 9, 2017
  • Western Australia

Post & Rails - Summer 2017/2018

Messages of congratulations, welcomes and farewells from across the BCA family.
  • November 6, 2017
  • Nicol, Morgan, Queensland/Nth NSW, Western Australia, South Australia / NT, New South Wales / ACT, Collings, Reeve, Harradine

Christmas Across Australia

As we read this edition of The Real Australian many of us will be looking forward to Christmas gatherings and celebrations. Gifts will be purchased, cards will be sent, services will be planned and talks will be written.
  • November 1, 2017

News from Narromine, October 2017

Hear the latest news from James & Brittany Daymond, BCA Field Staff in Narromine.
  • October 23, 2017
  • New South Wales / ACT, Daymond

Serving in Katherine - one year on

When we came to Katherine one year ago my plan was simple – preach God’s word, lead His people, make connections in the community and figure out how to reach them with the gospel. One year on, my plan remains the same.
  • August 23, 2017
  • South Australia / NT, Slack

A passion to tell people about Jesus

Daniel Faricy has a passion to tell people about Jesus. He got itchy feet soon after he graduated from The University Wollongong and joined the workforce. “I really wanted to tell people about Jesus full-time,” he says.
  • August 21, 2017
  • Western Australia, Faricy

What has a German monk got to do with the Australian bush?

Five hundred years ago this October Martin Luther nailed his 95 Theses to a door in Wittenberg, beginning the Protestant Reformation. Bush Church Aid stands humbly in this Reformation heritage, believing it to be firmly grounded in Scripture.
  • August 18, 2017

Last chance to apply for 2018 April Bottom Scholarship

This scholarship, maintained by BCA on behalf of the late April Bottom’s family, is designed to help someone who is looking to undertake study away from home but can’t afford to do so.
  • August 16, 2017
  • New South Wales / ACT

Post & Rails - Spring 2017

Messages of congratulations, welcomes and farewells from across the BCA family.
  • August 14, 2017
  • Western Australia, New South Wales / ACT, Faricy

News from Narromine, July 2017

Hear the latest news from James & Brittany Daymond, BCA Field Staff in Narromine.
  • July 10, 2017
  • New South Wales / ACT, Daymond

Bush Church Aid: Reaching Australia for Christ

Nowhere in Australia is too remote for Christ's love. Bush Church Aid is going the distance to bring Jesus to people across Australia
  • June 30, 2017
  • Piggott, Chapman, Hallyburton