Lent Poem

This is the final part of Ash Wednesday. It feels as if we are being forced into Lent by a virus beyond Easter: it is akin to Winter without Christmas. But needs must. VI Although I do not hope to turn again Although I do not hope Although I do not hope to turn Wavering […]

Life Christianity Lectionary New Zealand

24 March 2020: notes for a lockdown.

In less than 48 hours, on midnight Wednesday, New Zealand goes into lockdown. We won’t be the same during it, and we won’t be the same after it. So what should we be doing? The first thing is that we should pray. That as our churches go virtual, including the home groups that can no […]