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Life New Zealand The Decline

Daybook, Local.

I met Ken Mair 20 years ago. He looked me up and down and asked me where my ancestors came from. This was a cause of some anxiety, as I told him the truth — Bell Block, where the original Taranaki/Wanaganui settlers lived and were buried. Ken appeared mollified with this. You have to give […]

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Lectionary

31 July 19

The situation we find ourselves in at this time is that we are no longer seen by the powers that be as the light of the world, a city set on the hill, preaching guidance to those who are fallen and lost, and Christ, the salvation of the world. We are seen as judgemental, haters, […]