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Around The Traps Around The Traps is a weekly e-newsletter from Pastor Justin Lawman, President of the North New South Wales Conference. To subscribe to Around The Traps, send an email to northpoi...  More

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September 2014 Edition | IncrediWorld VBS adventures at Port Macquarie | From the President: Our schools | Special guests pay a visit to CCCC | Inside: 2014 Adventist Education insert  More

Upcoming Events

STORM Co Trips

Sept 21 2014

ADRA Appeal

Oct 01 2014

Refueled Youth Bible Camp

Oct 03 2014

Are you ready to be Refueled?Refueled Youth Bible Camp with Tim Gillespie will be held at Yarraha...

ASN Retreat | 3-6 October

Oct 03 2014

ASN retreat | 3-6 October The 2014 ASN retreat will be held at Camp Obadiah from 3 to 6 October....


Another jump for tobacco taxes


Cigarette taxes will jump by a hefty 13.7 per cent on Monday, the second of four outsized increases in as many years.

Around Our Conference

Annual Sacrifice Offering | 13 September

Sabbath, 6 September commences the Week of Prayer, and the offering on the last Sabbath of the week will help us to focus on mission. The Annual Sacrifice Offering on 13 September goes directly to the front lines of mission, reaching people who have never heard the name of Jesus. Plan now to give a sacrificial offering on 13 September.

Great Date With Your Mate

Great Date With Your Mate is an initiative of the Family Ministries Department of the North New South Wales Conference. To help grow and support the marriages in our churches, they are proposing that each church organise an event around the National Marriage Week (see, which is set for 14-20 September this year. Find out more about Great Date With Your Mate at!

Adventist Aviation 2014 gathering and AGM

All church members are invited to a special evening to celebrate and hear the inspirational stories of God working in outback NSW. Come and find out more about AAA and how you can be part of this exciting ministry. Special features include fellowship tea, membership launch, reports from each of the current AAA teams, music and some social trivia. During the evening a committee will meet to select the new AAA committee for 2015. Make sure you're there on 20 September, 2014 starting at 6.00pm; Community Services Centre, 614 Freemans Dr, Cooranbong. Please bring plate of food to share for potluck tea. For more information, visit

She Blooms: Women’s Conference

Come along and be blessed and inspired by our special guest speaker, Lindy Chamberlain-Creighton, and our own local speakers.
WHEN: 20 and 21 September (Commencing Saturday evening at 5.00pm, and continuing from 9.30am – 6.00pm on Sunday)
WHERE: Avondale College Church, 582 Freemans Drive, Cooranbong
HOW: Book online at
Child minding is available — just add this option when you register. If you have questions, you can email We can't wait to see you there!

Stand Up — Men’s Gathering

Avondale College Church Big House are hosting their second annual Men’s Gathering on 11 and 12 October, 2014. We come together under the theme “STAND UP” to be inspired and blessed by a lineup up of great speakers and teachers from home and abroad. For more information, go to our website, Facebook page (Big House Men’s Ministries), or subscribe to our church mailing list for direct information. Speakers include Grenville Kent, Alex Royes, Eddie Hypolite, Mark Craig, Kayle de Waal, Loma Rome Ulia and Nimrod Maua.

Are you ready to be Refueled?

Refueled Youth Bible Camp with Tim Gillespie will be held at Yarrahapinni from 3 to 6 October this year. The cost is $95 per person, which includes food, accommodation, music and activities (including wake boarding). Find out more at or watch the Refueled promo at

Refueled 2014 from NorthPoint VIDEO on Vimeo.

Macquarie College 20 year anniversary

The Macquarie College 20 year anniversary has been rescheduled to Saturday, 15 November. It will be held on the present campus. Mark the date in your calendars! There will be campus tours with canapés and light food in the afternoon, with a special program in the Church–Community Complex in the evening. While marking 20 years on this campus, more importantly, the event is a celebration of the continuing 100+ year journey of Adventist Education in this region. All with an interest in the college are welcome. Come and meet up with friends past and present.

Big Camp 2014 audio

Audio files from a selection of the worships, sermons and presentations shared at Big Camp 2014 are being added to These include the talks given by Pastor Pavel Goia (Big Tent), Pastor Jean-Noel Adeline (Big Tent), Pastor David Asscherick (Connections), Pastor Eddie Hypolite (Connections) and Nimrod Maua (High School).

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