Messages from the Team Rector

  • September 2018
    Tuesday, 21 August 2018 10:20

    "Give thanks for a farmer ...."

    The other day I was at Brock Auctions watching some lamb and beef sales. For those for whom it is part of everyday life, it no doubt passed by without too much comment, but ....

  • August 2018
    Saturday, 21 July 2018 08:56

    "Walk in their shoes ...."walk a mile

    No doubt you’ve heard the expression, ‘Don’t judge someone until you’ve walked a mile in their shoes’. Tracing its history I discovered this is a Cherokee saying ....

  • September 2018
    Sunday, 19 August 2018 04:23

    "For He Himself is our Peace ...."

    A few years ago there was a TV show called Hill Street Blues, a rough tough fictional cops and robbers series. In the show people are seen as vulnerable, reaching for what is right, often failing but always hoping ....

  • August 2018
    Sunday, 22 July 2018 08:09

    psalm 139

    "Before the morning, there will always be night ...."

    I write this a few days after our concert with singer/songwriter Jayne Lewis. She opened the evening by performing the song Orange Sky, the title track of one of her CD’s ....

  • July 2018
    Monday, 25 June 2018 10:00

    Gods will"God's will for me ...."

    The moment when we acknowledge the presence and reality of God – that he is the creator and we are his beloved creation – we open up a whole new set of questions ....

  • July 2018
    Monday, 25 June 2018 09:08


    "Christ's strength ...."

    As a singer she worked hard, playing at New York’s Carnegie Hall, she worked hard for success, hiring a vocal guide to help with ....