Reconnect Today

  Many of us have left the Church at some point in our lives. On occasions we might have felt ourselves detached from our faith – even if it wasn’t by our physical absence, but perhaps a mental, spiritual, intellectual or maybe emotional emptiness. Hear the faith stories of our brothers and sisters who have […]

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Reconnect Today @ Returned!

Come hear real stories of the returning process and what it takes for an ‘away’ Catholic to make it back. Returned! welcomes you to the Landings Ministry for an evening of celebration and thanksgiving. Hear the personal stories of triumph over struggles in our individual faith lives, and discover the process of starting our journey […]

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Conforming Our Lives to Jesus

Homeless Jesus has always been one of my favourite images of Jesus. I identify too much with it. Today I was privileged to receive a special blessing from Monsignor Phillip Heng at the Commissioning Mass at the Cathedral of The Good Shepherd. We start our Landings Run in April and we want to welcome back […]

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I Dos and I Dids: A Better Response to Marriage Matters

Married life is anything but a breeze. Most days, it isn’t the “happily ever after” lived out but a negotiation between love felt, love shared and love expressed… or not at all on some days. Maybe this is why Marriage is a vocation and a sacrament, a daily exercise of choice to realize God. Here […]

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10 Things You Probably Didn’t Know About Landings

  Landings is not a ministry for “lapsed” Catholics. Surprise! By definition, “lapsed” in this situation refers to someone who is no longer following the rules and practices of a religion or doctrine, or a non-practising Catholic – and nobody can force a non-practising Catholic to, well, practise.Who we reach out to are those who already […]

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Partners in Accountability – A Lenten Exercise

SOME MAY KNOW it as fraternal correction, or spiritual friendship. At the heart of it all lies the same essential ingredient – love. If we are truly to be our brother’s and sister’s keepers, then it must be our Christian obligation to offer each other encouragement and affirmation as we make our collective journeys towards […]

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Returned!

Returned! returns Friday 23 February 7.30-10.30pm at Cathedral of the Good Shepherd. Come hear real stories of the returning process and what it takes for an ‘away’ Catholic to make it back. ‘Share’ our mission and be the lifeline for those reaching out for a way back in. #BringACatholicHome

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