Weekly updates


Peter’s Ponderings 12/07/2018

I hope you’ve all had a good week, and are well. Sunday was a very busy day indeed, ending with the Meet Up session in the evening.  About thirty-four of us poured into the ‘big…


Peter’s Ponderings 06/07/2018

Another week has flown by in the life of Christ Church, with the Pastoral Assistant clinging on by his fingernails!  This week’s edition of the Ponderings includes a reflection from our visiting theological student Evan,…


Peter’s Ponderings 29/06/2018

I hope you are all well, and that you’ve had a good week. STOP PRESS: It has been announced that Kate Prowd, Bishop Lindsay’s sister, is to be appointed Bishop of the Western Region.  Wow!…


Peter’s Ponderings 21/06/2018

I hope you’re all well, and that this week has been fruitful and enjoyable for you. Today is technically the Winter Solstice – the shortest day of sunlight – which feels really odd for this…


Peter’s Ponderings 15/06/2018

Did that last week feel like it went really quickly for you?  It certainly did for me…feels like only two or three days ago that I was last writing these ponderings!  Anyway, I hope you’re…


Peter’s Ponderings 07/06/2018

You can’t get rid of me that quickly – I’m back, mwahahaha! As you may have gathered from the Bishop’s banter last week, after a good week at home, I endured a somewhat disjointed return…


Bishop’s Banter 01/06/2018

So it’s me again until next week when Peter our parish assistant will be back at the computer. Unfortunately even as I write he is still on a plane somewhere. His journey back has been…


Bishop’s Banter 25/05/2018

With our already beloved parish assistant on a short trip to the UK it falls to me to write a few lines… What a good day Pentecost Sunday was! I noticed the gentle mirth when…


Peter’s Ponderings 17/05/2018

This week’s Ponderings are written in a bit of haste, and are thus a bit shorter than usual (ssh, no celebrating!), but I hope they’ll be as good. First off, I’ve been asked to give…