PRISON MINISTRY ANNUAL DAY OF REFLECTION

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The Diocesan Prison Ministry Team will be holding the Annual Day of Reflection at Whyalla on Saturday August 20 from 10am.

Bishop Karol will attend as a guest. Guest speakers will include Father Hau Le, Sister Delma Rani and Deacon Brenton Mortimer, who will talk about starting out as a chaplain. Community Development Officer with Red Cross in Port Augusta, Mr Barry Rossiter, will talk about his innovative program for helping Indigenous prisoners survive prison and make a positive start in the community upon release. Barry is also a Presbyterian Church pastor.

The Reflection morning will conclude with Mass at midday followed by a community luncheon and fellowship. In the afternoon the Diocesan Prison Ministry Team will then hold their second meeting. If you are interested in attending the Day of Reflection, please contact Whyalla Parish Office (08 8645 8023) or Jenny Kondylas on 0438 647 653. Billets will be provided for those who have far to travel.

There will also be an opportunity for fellowship with others from around the diocese at dinner in a local restaurant on Friday night. Pictured below are special guest speakers. Representing Red Cross Port Augusta is Barry Rossiter and from Red Cross Whyalla, is Coral Dyson.