stay awake!

December 3, 2017

Happy Advent! For those of us who follow the life of the church we can also say Happy New Year since today, the first Sunday of Advent, is the first day of the new Church year. I’m looking forward to celebrating Masses today both in the Hurunui and this…

perspective

June 2, 2010

One of the most effective stories I use is borrowed from Robert Wicks, an American…

lots of weather

May 28, 2010

I once heard a visitor to New Zealand say that New Zealanders always seem to…

slow food

May 25, 2010

It doesn’t take much to get me thinking about food and wine.Much of…