Jordan Cafe Blog
Welcome to the Jordan Cafe Blog. This is the place to come for Jordan Cafe news, updates and stories!
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Alert: The Jordan Cafe will now be providing takeaway meals only for the time being! We will be open the usual times Tuesday, Wednesday, Friday (1 - 3 pm) and Thursdays (6 - 8 pm), but there will be no sit-down meal service but instead we will offer takeaway meals, tea / coffee and the offer of support. Please also note, all our other related Jordan Cafe activities: Monday Nights, Lunchtime Bible Studies, Find-Out Fridays and Thursday Night Chapel will stop for the time being.
During the week here at the Jordan Café, we had a visit from an Aboriginal couple who are a long-time and precious part of our Jordan Café family here. We hadn’t seen this couple for a while as they had been in lockdown and staying safe. It was so lovely to see them...read more
Last night, we had our first Thursday night here at the Jordan Café without the Chapel service. Only takeaways. There were some sad conversations about why Chapel was not on, but people understand. Many of those in our Jordan Café Community do not have a mobile phone...read more
It has been a very busy week in the life of our Community here at the Jordan Café. There has been a lot going on for people and some of it very tough. We thank God for this beautiful place, space and His work here at the Jordan Cafe, that even though life is tough we...read more
We are all getting ready for the Jordan Cafe to reopen for 2020! We are excited and are looking forward to it. Our first lunchtime for 2020 is Wednesday 29th January and our first Thursday Night Chapel is the day after, Thursday 30th January. Please find attached the...read more
Over 200 meals, over 150 hampers, over 30 volunteers, over 15 organisations and one amazing 2019 Newtown Mission - Jordan Cafe Christmas Day Lunch! A wonderful time was had by all. The lunch was beautiful and the food was excellent. Thank you to all those who...read more
The December Calendar is now available for the Jordan Café! There is a lot of information about what is happening at the Jordan Cafe towards the end of 2019 and looking to 2020. The Calendar also includes all the Christmas events and things happening around Newtown...read more
The Jordan Cafe Christmas 2019 Newsletter is now available! It includes a wrap up of the year for the Jordan Cafe, an interview with one of our awesome Sydney Uni Student Team, information about Christmas and much-much more. It also provides information on Newtown...read more
(Picture by: Joshtin Powers.https://www.flickr.com/photos/joshtinpowers/26953117889 ) We have the above Bible passage hanging up around the Jordan Café. And, 2 Corinthians 1:3-4 is like a motto for the Jordan Café it reminds us, all, of God who we love and God...read more
The November Calendar is now available for the Jordan Café! Please check it out for all that is happening here at the Jordan Cafe. You will find our regular meal times, when our small groups and Bible Studies meet, when the Lawyers are in and also when the hairdresser...read more
The October Calendar is now available for the Jordan Café! Please check it out for all that is happening here at the Jordan Cafe. There are now a number of Small Groups / Bible Studies: Monday nights, 7 pm: Hall Tuesday, Wednesday, Friday lunchtimes, 1:30 pm: Hall...read more
It’s just like Cheers: Sometimes you want to go where everybody knows your name.Paul
I remember coming in the early 90s when the drop in was out the front of the Church. Now look at it!Al
In the heart of Newtown, with Newtown at its heart