Celebrating 76 years of mission and service

Celebrating 76 years of mission and service

Today, 8th July 2020, we celebrate our 76-year anniversary of going out into the highways and byways of Australia, and beyond, being a presence of love and friendship to all we encounter. As is tradition, our Community of Women will gather where we can, and celebrate...
Would I sit with Homeless Jesus?

Would I sit with Homeless Jesus?

We are delighted to share this beautiful reflection, Where would I sit? by Penny Edman (pictured) who is a freelance writer based in Hobart, Tasmania. Penny has been a friend of our Community of Women since 1984, while still living in Bundaberg, Queensland. She is the...
Warming hearts with handmade rugs

Warming hearts with handmade rugs

One of our Sisters, Lorraine Groves MSS, in Hobart, Tasmania has found a way to practically express love and care for members of the community during this time of COVID-19. For the past few months, Lorraine has been busy finishing off rugs to give to people who are...
MSS Consultations: Our Mission in Today’s Context

MSS Consultations: Our Mission in Today’s Context

We look forward to when we can gather again… Each year our community of women gather in their various home states to take part in our “Consultation” series. Invited colleagues and friends of our community are also invited to join us for a day of...

MSS Chapter Assembly: Time to Celebrate and Reflect

Though some time has passed since our Chapter Assembly in Melbourne, we really wanted to give this story and the beautiful photos, which show the joy and sacredness of this gathering, a home on our new website.  A number of our Sisters, some travelling from...