Ash Wednesday – DRS

Wednesday was Ash Wednesday and we began the season of Lent. The theme for Lent 2021 is A New Way Forward.  In our changing world, we all need to work together to find a new way forward to transform our world into one that promotes love, hope, and justice for all.

Church carpark

It has once again been brought to our attention that  parents and caregivers are using the church car park for drop offs and pick ups.  The Stella Maris (St Anne’s) Church parking is for church visitors and business only NOT for school drop-off and pickups. Too many parents and caregivers are using this prohibited car … Continue reading Church carpark

Let God into your life every day this Advent – Clara Mapley (DRS)

Advent Candles The Advent candles have their own special significance. The four candles represent the four weeks of Advent, and one candle is lit each Sunday. Three of the candles are purple because the color violet is a liturgical color that signifies a time of prayer, penance, and sacrifice.  The first candle, which we lit … Continue reading Let God into your life every day this Advent – Clara Mapley (DRS)