Practical and Pastoral – Ted Curnow
One of a series of six papers that provide a daily account of a Prayer Retreat at Lake Mungo in September 2009, involving listening and learning in an Australian bush environment and that led to searching reflections about aboriginality, identity and insights about reconciliation with indigenous people.
This paper is one of a series of six describing a Prayer Retreat at Lake Mungo in N.S.W. Here we have an account of an inland dust storm that provoked a number of insights around the meaning of the desert .It is also the background story to the shorter version, "Desert Surrender".
A discussion started to help anticipate the future. Also see The Future Church.
A brief description with reference to the Basis of Union.
Nine points, each expressed in one single sentence helps us to face the reality of change. Ideal for discussion as we anticipate the future.