We are thrilled to inform you that SCA was able to train 41 trainee chaplains in Papua New Guinea recently. With sports academy staff and competition bosses keen to grow it throughout PNG sport.
On the back of the Bendigo Bank’s “BE THE CHANGE” ad campaign where customers are asked whether they want to see what difference their support makes, Sports Chaplaincy Australia was awarded the banks’ inaugural Strengthening the Community Philanthropic Award this week.
SCA has been engaged by the 2017 Rugby League World Cup team to provide over 21 chaplains to this years competition being played in venues across Australia, New Zealand and Papua New Guinea.
Sports Chaplaincy New Zealand Chairman Martyn Norrie announced today that former UK based St Helens Rugby League Football Club (Saints) chaplain Phil Pawley as the new SCNZ agency leader in February 2018.
Sports Chaplaincy Australia visited Port Lincoln from September 11 to 13 to provide training for local Sports Chaplains in the area. Minister’s Association chairman Pastor Rob Schubert of the Lutheran Church said it was another example of Christian churches in Port Lincoln cooperating in order to serve their community.
Racing around Australia came to a standstill on Saturday 5 August as prayers and a minute’s silence were held to remember fallen jockeys on Jockeys Celebration Day.
It’s on again! Every year Scots Church in Collins Street Melbourne run their AFL gazetted AFL Grand Final Church Service with plenty of amazing guests. This year with StKilda Chaplain Sean Heldsinger…
Chair of Sports Chaplaincy New Zealand Martyn Norrie has invited the wider Sports Chaplaincy family to assist with the identification and appointment of their new leader by years end.