“A great day had by all”: the Diocesan Hui/Picnic

“What a great effort by the over 460 people who attended the first ever Diocesan Hui at the Cathedral on 8 March 2014. “Many people wondered what it was going to be like, an inside picnic, expo, talk fest or worship? Well it was all that and more as we came together as family toContinue reading ““A great day had by all”: the Diocesan Hui/Picnic”

Bishop’s News October

This month, Bishop Justin writes: Having just finished Live Below the Line, I was delighted at Synod that one of the motions passed was concerned with addressing the growing inequalities within our own bountiful land, where the disparity between the rich and the rest is dramatically increasing.  I have spent time reflecting on this motionContinue reading “Bishop’s News October”

Living below the line

the challenge has finished for us – but 1.4 billion still live in poverty Thank you for the support, prayer and sponsorship you have provided to the people participating in this challenge. Katie and Charlotte will be collecting sponsorship money at church on Sunday. All donations go direct to Oxfam or World Vision for their work in fightingContinue reading “Living below the line”

Invitation from Third Order Franciscans

Living simply in a complex world – how often do we wonder how to do that? It’s the subject Susan Pitchford will be exploring for our benefit. Susan illuminates the Franciscan tradition, not as the exclusive possession of monks cloistered in a monastery, but as a spiritual path for ordinary people living in the 21st century. The Third Order Society of St Francis invitesContinue reading “Invitation from Third Order Franciscans”