Weekly news for Friday 29 October 2021

Weekly news for Friday 29 October 2021

Sunday is “Hallowe’en” – shortened form of All Hallows Eve or All Saints Eve – the evening before All Saints Day. It has its inevitable “Trick or Treat” theme which we imported from the United States. I am not sure I understand the meaning behind “Trick or Treat! I...
Weekly news for Friday 22nd October

Weekly news for Friday 22nd October

Hello everyone, Spring is well on the way in Upper Hutt. The kowhai along my road are in full bloom now and this morning I saw (and heard!) no less than four tui squabbling over a blossom laden branch on a tree just outside my house. As if there aren’t dozens of other...
Weekly news for Friday 15th October 2021

Weekly news for Friday 15th October 2021

Last Sunday I did the first of two sermons on “The Bible”. I made the following points: The Bible is not A book – it is 66 books There is a variety of literature – myth, story, poetry, prophetic utterance, short story, This literature was written over a period of 1200...
Weekly News for Friday 8th October

Weekly News for Friday 8th October

E-news Friday  8thOctober 2021 Another week has slipped by quickly and so much has been happening.  Covid is not only still with us but making itself felt.  One of the statements made during the week is significant: only 3% of people in hospital with covid had been...
Weekly news for Friday 24th September 2021

Weekly news for Friday 24th September 2021

In these COVID days it seems important to make the most of opportunities as we do not know when we will have them again. So we will be back in the church this Sunday. Together.  This could be a ‘mountain top’ experience after weeks of the challenge of technology. I...
Weekly News for Friday 17th September 2021

Weekly News for Friday 17th September 2021

Just when we thought that Spring was upon us, winter sneaked up behind us and let us know it hadn’t gone.  A bit like COVID– just when we think it’s nearly finished something happens to set us back.  We are certainly having to learn to live at a different pace and in...

Fill in your details to download the welcome pack

You will be added to our mailing list to receive news about St Andrews Church

You have Successfully Subscribed!