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Loneliness and Community Engagement

Community Forum On Sunday 18th August at the Holy Spirit Church, Kenmore a Community Forum was convened on the topic of “Loneliness and Community Engagement”. Lack of companionship and social interaction is a growing problem in our society. The issues are not often discussed or adequately understood. The Forum was well attended and the issues […]

Monday Musings 19th August 2019

Dear people of faith, Last Sunday we had two “review and reflect” meetings on significant parish ministries; the 9am SpiritLife service and then, later in the day, the major fundraiser/community Book/ Boots/markets event. I am going to include the notes for the SpiritLife review here as I am conscious of keeping the whole parish abreast […]

Monday Musings 12 August 2019

Dear people of faith, In the 9am SpiritLife worship yesterday we looked at The Message interpretation of the Hebrews passage. It begins thus… “The fundamental fact of existence is that this trust in God, this faith, is the firm foundation under everything that makes life worth living. It’s our handle on what we can’t see. […]

Monday Musings 5th August 2019

Dear people of faith, Our intentionality in life of storing up “the good things” so often distracts us from the real treasure, our richness in life with God. The world creates anxiety, pressure and expectation in the accumulation of ‘things’, not only for the now but seemingly for the future. Jesus is quite clear that […]