NSW & ACT Branch

News

Making the most of gospel opportunities

It is an exciting time to be part of the CMS Fellowship. Last month, we had the great joy of officially opening the new St Andrew’s Hall (SAH) training facility in Melbourne, and we are already training the first cohort of missionary trainees! Howard and Trisha Spencer are two of our new trainees, but they […]

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CMS NSW & ACT Annual Report now available

The 2019–2020 Annual Report for CMS NSW & ACT Limited is now available to download, for your encouragement and continued prayer.  As you know, the past year has brought unique challenges for our branch as we responded to the widespread impact of COVID-19 while remaining firm in our commitment to see a world that knows […]

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Mission prayers for your church service

Prayer is a vital way to partner with your CMS link missionaries! But have you ever found it difficult to know exactly how you should be praying for them? We have put together a list of suggested mission prayers for you to bring before God on your own or during your next church service or […]

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CMS Summer School update

We are pleased to announce that we are going ahead with plans for an on-site conference for CMS Summer School 2021 in Katoomba. Read on for an update regarding our plans to proceed with the conference in a safe and effective way. Why we’re proceeding CMS Summer School has always been a wonderful way for […]

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Bible devotion on God’s mission (5 days)

We have put together a 5-day devotion to help you see the part you can play in God’s mission through prayer, care, giving and going, to see a world that knows Jesus. Why not invite a friend to do this devotion along with you each day? Download devotion Day 1  Acts 1:6-11 6 Then they gathered […]

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Including secure CMS workers in your church service

In many gospel-poor places around the world, public gospel ministry is not straightforward or welcomed. CMS sends missionaries to boldly and shrewdly share the name of Jesus in these locations, where most people will have never met a Christian. These workers are referred to as secure. They may not be able to share their last […]

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Lasting Hope Sunday: Ideas for your online church service

We are so thankful for your ongoing partnership with CMS and your link missionaries, as we work together to proclaim the gospel of Jesus! Running Lasting Hope Sunday is a great way to excite your church about this mission partnership, and to help them see the part they can play in God’s mission through prayer, […]

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10 ways your church can partner digitally in God’s mission

With church life running mostly online now, it can be challenging to spend any time focusing on (or even thinking about) partnership in God’s mission. But these unprecedented times present Christians with a great opportunity. All across the world, people want to hear about the hope we have! Our missionaries are serving in strategic locations […]

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Why do Christians keep giving in a crisis?

News is updating daily about the spread of COVID-19, Australia has been learning social distancing, and all of us are seeking to stay at home as much as we can. These are certainly challenging times for our world – and Christians are not immune to the difficulties of adjusting to the current way of life. […]

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How to care for your missionaries from afar

Who are the easiest people to care for? Generally, it is those who we see most regularly! But when missionaries cross cultures to proclaim the news of Christ, they need a faithful team of “fellow workers for the truth” (3 John 1:8) – people who commit to supporting these workers for the long-term. This includes care. […]

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