The story of Mary and Martha, our gospel reading from last Sunday, is a both frustrating and freeing. Why is Martha chastised? After all, someone needs to make the dinner! But how wonderful that Mary is affirmed and included among the disciples at Jesus’ feet!

I am very thankful for Steve’s refreshing presentation of the story with the emphasis on ‘there must be another way’ or ‘a better way for right now’. Since Sunday I’ve been thinking about the incredibly valuable contribution both the ‘Marys’ and the ‘Marthas’ bring to church life and relating this Read more…

Mission

Dear Friends, As many of you have heard, our lovely friend, Bev Galloway, died early yesterday (Tuesday 22nd February). She was able to come home from hospital last Friday and to spend her last few days with James, and her very good friend, Gina, and with her children and grandchildren Read more…