A God Given Gift – St John’s South Sudanese Fellowship

St John’s congregation in Geelong has been blessed to have a group of South Sudanese come to us, over ten years ago, to worship with us. They found us, we did not find them. These Nuer speakers were part of a Lutheran Church in South Sudan and Ethiopia, and also had contact with Lutheran World Service in the refugee camps. Over the years the number of refugees has grown, and there is now a group of over forty worshipping at our church on a Sunday afternoon as the South Sudanese ...
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About the Author

Norma Koehne

Norma Koehne is a retired teacher and former LWA President. She is enjoying living in a retirement village, and the great sense of community one has there. She is still involved with her local women's fellowship and has some roles in the congregation.