Category: Benefice Letter

The Harvest Is Great

The Harvest Is Great

Then Jesus went about all the cities and villages, teaching in their synagogues, and proclaiming the good news of the kingdom, and curing every disease and every sickness. When he saw the crowds, he had compassion for them, because they were harassed and helpless, like sheep without a shepherd. Then he said to his disciples, ‘The harvest is plentiful, but the labourers are few; therefore ask the Lord of the harvest to send out labourers into his harvest.’ Matthew 9: 35 – 38 Dear Friends, The anonymous poet writes: For the hay and the corn and the wheat that is reaped, For the […]

Creation Season

Creation Season

“I now establish my covenant with you and with your descendants after you and with every living creature … on Earth.” (Genesis 9:9-10) The global Church has taken a leading role in working with governments, international, national and local businesses, consumers and campaigners to fulfil our common role as stewards of God’s creation. The Church has long argued that the wellbeing of all species on this planet is interwoven with the wellbeing of Creation, for we are part of a single, wondrously complex web of life that is woven by God. We must all take every opportunity to care for […]