Jean-Claude Attieh
Pastoral Associate - Students
E: jean-claude.attieh@acu.edu.au
T: 02 9701 4365

Fr Chaminda Wanigasena [Tue, Wed & Thu]
Chaplain 
E: chaminda.wanigasena@acu.edu.au
T: 02 9701 4462

Ann O'Connor [Tue, Wed & Thu]
Campus Pastoral Associate - Staff 
E: ann.o'connor@acu.edu.au
T: 02 9701 4605

Lenten Bible Reflection

Bible Study           

The Bible sure is a ‘big book’ but here’s an opportunity to learn about Sacred Scripture in ways that are engaging and manageable.

Students connecting with each other.

Connect Groups  

Join a Connect Group to get to know new people (as well as yourself). Talk about big questions, and God. Everyone’s a beginner when it comes to adult life, so don’t be afraid.

A group of students working on a project.

Frontier                  

Encounter a different kind of volunteer program that provides targeted opportunities for you to identify your passion and gifts, grow in your faith and be of valuable service to your local campus.

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Pastoral Conversations

Contact Campus Ministry to arrange a time for a friendly chat, a listening, sympathetic ear and maybe some shared prayer. You won’t regret our advice and walking alongside you.

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Pop-up                   

Pop-up spaces are a welcoming and fun way to engage with Campus Ministry in random spots all over campus. Where will you find us next?

Students eating pizza.

Residence Dinner

Table fellowship is on the menu for sure as Residence Dinners include a satisfying meal and satisfying conversation.

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Weekly Prayer    

Experience different ways of praying with people of like heart at Weekly Prayer sessions. No experience necessary.

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Sunrise/Sunset Sessions

Everyone can make time for a Sunset Session that will offer connection, perspective and precious ‘time out’ in good company.

Staff Ministry

Campus Ministry Strathfield Workplace group for Staff

 

Weekly activities and events

ACU Staff [Virtual] Afternoon Tea

Afternoon Cuppa 

Minimise your work screen and take time to join colleagues online for a refreshing cuppa and chat. BYO snacks!

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Book Club              

Book club invites colleagues to get together and reflect on how a story has challenged, lifted or affected the reader. You won’t be able to put our books down.

Group of people listening to presentation.

Hopeful Research

Meet at the intersection of academic research and gospel values in a welcoming and supportive community setting.

Person hand is on the heart.

Meditation            

Take a break from the busy activity of your day and engage in ten minutes of stilling both your mind and body.

Two people having conversation

Pastoral Conversations

Contact Campus Ministry to arrange a time for a friendly chat, a listening, sympathetic ear and maybe some shared prayer.

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Staff Retreat       

Get away from it all and claim some personal space to allow God to speak to your heart. Our team provides subsidised staff retreat opportunities to recharge and bask in the silence of beautiful, natural environments.

Stitches and Stories

Stitches and Stories

Expert knitters and stitchers and those without any experience at all are welcome to join us online for community craftwork.

The word theology.

Thinking Faith      

All are welcome to participate in a conversation that delves into a pre-read article or chapter on a theological issue. You’re sure to be challenged and have your vision expanded.

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