Anglican Diocese of Armidale

The Anglican Diocese of Armidale exists to glorify God by introducing people to Jesus and helping them home to heaven.

 

In Focus

Getting Christ into Christmas

This week a friend of mine who had just arrived in New Zealand sent me a message with a picture. The message read “Front page of the local paper here in NZ”. The picture carried the headline “Mum asks school to take Christ out of Christmas.” Read More »

Broken to glow

February 2009 our daughter lay close to death in Sutherland Hospital, diagnosed with Meningococcal Meningitis Sepsis. They’re big words that few of us understand but most people know the implications. We’re not sure where she picked it up. We were just thankful that after a stint in ICU, with blood cleaned and body strengthened, she came home with us. Not everyone has such a good outcome. Next year will be the 10th Anniversary of her struggle for life. I sometimes wonder how that moment in her life impacted her and this week I was reminded of just how significant that event continues to be in her life and the life of her family. Read More »