History

 

2017 Annual Lord Mayors Prayer Breakfast

Date: Friday 2nd June, 6:45am
Location: Western Suburbs Leagues Club
Acknowledgement: Thank You to Bishop Greg Thompson
Guest speaker: ‘Bob Loo’ Short Film
Artists: Connett Family, Stuart Brown and artists from combined churches.
Beneficiary: DALE Young Parents School
Lord Mayor: Nuatali Nelmes
Prayer of Blessing: 2017 City Prayer and Declaration
Report 2017: Annual Lord Mayor Report 2017

Short Film – Annual Lord Mayor’s Prayer Breakfast



2016 Annual Lord Mayors Prayer Breakfast

Date: Friday 4th June 7am
Location: Western Suburbs Leagues Club
Guest speaker: Media Presentation
Artists: Ushindi Gospel Choir & The Grainery Church Choirs
Beneficiary: Girl Friday
Lord Mayor: Nuatali Nelmes
Prayer of Blessing: 2016 City Prayer and Declaration
Report: 2016 Breakfast and Student Forum Report

2015 Annual Lord Mayors Prayer Breakfast

Date: Thursday 8th June 7am
Location: Western Suburbs Leagues Club
Guest speaker: Rev Col Stringer
Artists:Luke and Joel O’Dea
Beneficiary: Hunter Women’s Centre
Lord Mayor: Nuatali Nelmes
Prayer of Blessing: City prayer and declaration 2015

2014 Annual Lord Mayors Prayer Breakfast

Date: Thursday 20th June 7am
Location: Western Suburbs Leagues Club
Guest speaker: Rev Dr Margaret Court
Artists: Peter Shurley
Beneficiary: Grainery Care
Lord Mayor: Jeff McCloy
Prayer of Blessing: 2014 Lord Mayor Prayer Breakfast

2013 Annual Lord Mayors Prayer Breakfast

Date: Thursday 13th June 7am
Location: Western Suburbs Leagues Club
Guest speaker: Duncan Armstrong
Artists: Steve Grace
Attended: 320 attended with representation from over 70 organisations
Beneficiary: CityServe Hunter S.L.S.C. Project
Lord Mayor: Jeff McCloy 2013 Report
Prayer of Blessing:

 

2012 Annual Lord Mayors Prayer Breakfast

Date: Thursday 28th June 7am
Location: Western Suburbs Leagues Club
Guest speaker: Pastor Danny Guglielmucci
Artists: The Soorleys
Attended: 225 seated guests stood together and prayed in agreement with the Lord Mayor for our city and region.
Beneficiary: Christians Against Poverty
Lord Mayor: John Tate
Prayer of Blessing: Lord Mayor Prayer of Declaration 2012

 

2011 ANNUAL LORD MAYOR’S PRAYER BREAKFAST

Date: Thursday 9th June 7am
Location: Newcastle City Hall
Guest speaker: Tim Costello CEO of World Vision Australia
Artists: The Australian Waratah Girls Choir
Attended: 187 seated guests (50 more watching from the balcony) stood together and prayed in agreement with the Lord Mayor for our city and region.
Beneficiary: World Vision
Lord Mayor: John Tate
Prayer of Blessing: Lord Mayor Prayer 2011

 

 

2010 ANNUAL LORD MAYOR’S BREAKFAST

Date: Thursday 3rd June 7am
Location: Newcastle City Hall
Guest speaker: Rev Kevin Wilcock from City Life Church Newcastle and Soul Café
Artists: Newcastle Salvation Army and solo artist Matt Purcell
Attended: 120 Christian, civic and community members stood together and prayed in agreement with the Lord Mayor for our city and region.
Beneficiary: Soul Café
Lord Mayor: John Tate
Prayer of Blessing: Lord Mayor Prayer 2010

 

2009 ANNUAL LORD MAYOR’S BREAKFAST

Date: Friday 9th October 7am
Location: Newcastle City Hall
Guest speaker: International evangelist Andrew Palau
Artists: Short Back and Sides Vocal Quartet
Attended: 70 Christian, civic and community members stood together and prayed in agreement with the Lord Mayor for our city and region.
Beneficiary: Food 4 Life
Lord Mayor: John Tate
Prayer of Blessing:Lord Mayor Prayer Blessing 2009