Bishop Peter and Stephanie Robson are both attending meetings up north, and Patrick is attending a local meeting so all are unable to be here today.

Edwin advised of a notice of an invitation to attend a service at St Michael’s and All Angels for St Michaelmas Day on 29 December.   Details available from the notice on the board.

Spanky read today from Isaiah 43:19 – See, I am doing a new thing!  Now it springs up; do you not perceive it?  I am making a way in the wilderness and streams in the wasteland.   Spanky asked the question – What is the new thing that God is doing?   No matter what we are going through : Hope! Grief! Anticipation!  Can we change?  The storm can come at any moment….