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Water and the Mission of the Church(0)

October 1, 2021

Most of us take for granted that we can drink a glass of water whenever we want to. But 2.2 billion of the 7.9 billion people in the world do not have access to safe drinking water, more than half do not have safe sanitation, three billion people aren't able to wash their hands with soap regularly, and an estimated 673 million people do not have access to toilets.… More

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September Events to Remember

The Season of Creation

1 September, the World Day of Prayer for Creation, until 4 October, the Feast of St Francis of Assisi, patron saint of ecology

The Season of Creation is the annual Christian celebration of prayer and action for our common home.… More

Hope for the Coming of the Kingdom

It’s early autumn as I write. The dark, dank days will become even darker and danker as winter takes hold. With such short days wrapped in dull cloud-cover, it’s easy to become despondent and worry about things we cannot do much about.… More

Bank Profits, Cheques and Balances

In Aotearoa New Zealand Westpac Bank made a profit of $583 million for the six months ended 31 March 2021. For the same period, BNZ made $660 million and ANZ, $930 million.… More

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