Words from the Padre

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by gary

    Prayer of Commendation Into your hands,  Father of mercies, we commend our brothers in the sure and certain hope that, together with all who have died in Christ, they will rise with him on the last day. We give you thanks for the blessings which you bestowed upon  them in this life:   they are signs to us […]

    May the love you hold for each other last forever

    by gary

      Welcome to the Wedding of Matthew and Sarmone at All Saints Chapel on Saturday 20 September 1997 Celebrant Reverend Deacon Gary Stone Bridal Party Bride Sarmone Gillen Bridegroom Matthew Shultz Groomsman Christian Becks Bridesmaid Sharlmane Gold Flower Girl Erin Carson This day…………… I will marry my friend Deacon: May God,  the almighty Father,  give you his […]

      Care of Veterans

      by gary

        From the experiences of Chaplain Gary Stone and many others This resource is produced as a guide for Veterans , their families and other carers, to better understand health, disease, and healing in the veterans context. Our experience is that if we can choose to be proactive in a holistic health programme, we can counter […]

        PTSD – Post Traumatic Healing & Growth – a Matter of life or Death

        by gary

          From the experiences of Chaplain Gary Stone Synopsis: If we can better understand health and disease, and choose to be proactive in a holistic health programme, we can counter distress, develop resilience, and maintain wellbeing in the longer term. The experiences of life are great teachers Over many years as a Chaplain to the Royal Australian Regiment Association and […]

          God’s words for Post Traumatic Healing and Growth

          by gary

            Through my study and own life experiences, I have found the following passages to be of comfort to me. I hope that they bring you comfort and reassurance as well. Gary.   Be transformed by the renewing of your mind. Then you will be able to determine what God’s will is – his good pleasing […]