Read the August edition of Bush Telegraph

The August 2017 issue of Bush Telegraph, the monthly newsletter of the Presbyterian Church of Aotearoa New Zealand, is now available online.

This month, Moderator, the Rt Rev Richard Dawson, shares an anecdote about setting realistic goals for reaching Kiwis with the Good News. He encourages us to “think positive”.

Acting Assembly Executive Secretary the Rev Sharon Ross Ensor gives thanks for the experiences she has had while in the role and reminds us that Wayne Matheson is back in the office from 31 July.

In other highlights the New Zealand Council of Christian Social Services reflect on inequality in New Zealand in the lead-up to our general election; Kids Friendly share intergenerational worship resources about the Reformation; Global Mission highlight recent work by congregations in Vanuatu; Presbyterian Youth Ministry share feedback from Connect; Presbyterian Research Centre welcome an intern to the team; Knox Centre of Ministry and Leadership update us on the upcoming Presbyterian Schools conference and other matters; Presbyterian Women share details of their Women’s Assembly happening later this year; CWS highlight Peace Sunday; and notices include an invitation to pray for the reunification of Korea, notices from ecumenical partners, information about New Zealand conferences as well as details about the latest ministerial vacancies and jobs.

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