Justice & Mercy Group

"Act Justly, Love Mercy, Walk Humbly." Micah 6:8.

Our team exists to carry out Jesus' mandate in Matthew 25:31-46 by caring for the the poor, the weak and the marginalised in our local and global communities, and to encourage each person at Menai Anglican
Church to develop a social justice conscience and join in serving with us.

At present we are working on these projects:

Overseas aid:

  • Compassion child sponsorship
  • World Vision 40 Hour Famine
  • TEAR Christmas and Easter cards supporting third world needs

Justice:

  • Refugee advocacy and support
  • Fair Trade

Local community support :

  • Bread distribution
  • Food bank providing emergency meals
  • Anglicare Food drive, Toys & Tucker
  • Assisting people out of work

 projected plans:

  • Advocacy/letter writing to fight trafficking, support persecuted christians, etc
  • Care for God's creation through recycling in our church and Clean Up Australia
  • Year-round can collection at church for local needs
  • Knitting squares and bears for hospitals and Wrap with Love
  • Hammondcare & Anglicare aged care visiting
  • Backyard blitzes
  • Community support services through counselling, seminars and groups
  • And much more!

Please join us - "whatever we do for the least of these we do it for Jesus"

For more information, contact Eric & Carolyn Hatfield (9521 6460).