Post & Rails – Spring 2017 

WELCOME

Daniel & Rebecca Faricy together with their children Rachael and Jessica have taken on the role of Field Staff in the Parish of Kununurra.

 

CONGRATULATIONS

Christian Fellowship Tours have been running tours in conjunction with BCA for 40 years! The first tour went out to the Flinders Ranges via Broken Hill. The latest tour in July took 45 people through New South Wales and up to outback Queensland.

 

FAREWELL

The Revd Peter Adkins completes his term as BCA’s NSW/ACT Regional Officer in September. Peter and his wife Gwen are currently on long service leave. Peter will commence as the Rector of the Parish of Bulahdelah/Tea Gardens in the Newcastle Diocese in early November 2017.

 

VALE

The Revd Geoffrey Hayles (17 July 1930 – 15 April 2017) was a faithful servant of the Lord who served with BCA in the Parish of Derby/Broome from 1983–1984 He is survived by his children Mark, Ruth,  Mary, Rachel, Peter and Simon.

The Revd Adrian Roberts Moore (17 June 1940 – 7 July 2017) together with his wife Willemien served with BCA in North West Australia the 1980s. They were in Paraburdoo, Tom Price and Wittenoom from 1980 to 1982 and then Port Hedland from 1983 to 1988. Adrian is survived by Willemien, children Stephen, Marika and their families.

Doris ‘Dot’ Flora Smith (1917–2017) passed away two days shy of her 100th birthday. Dot was secretary to the BCA National Director (then known as Federal Secretary) for 12 years from April 1970 to July 1982. She was the much loved aunt of five nieces, one nephew and their families.