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The ancient tool of storytelling

By admin / 28/11/2018 / Comments Off on The ancient tool of storytelling

When I was a kid my friend, Robbie, and I built a cubby and we left it alone for a while until it became infested with spiders. We decided to get rid of the spiders by burning polystyrene. We managed to trap ourselves inside the cubby and got polystyrene smoke in our lungs. Robbie’s mother…

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Synod 2018: The meeting of Anglican hearts and minds

By Anglican Focus / 17/10/2018 / Comments Off on Synod 2018: The meeting of Anglican hearts and minds

Bishop Jonathan Holland, Executive Director, Ministry Education Commission ‘Synod’ comes from the Greek words ‘syn’ and ‘odos’, meaning ‘to walk together along a path’. A Synod, then, is a partnership: the Archbishop’s hopes and desires in dialogue with the hopes and desires of the clergy and the laity. In a way, it is very democratic,…

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