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to sharpen our thinking

April 20, 2020
Not matter where we are in the world at the moment, Covid-19 has impacted all of our lives, and as a result, we are all having to rethink how we live and work. Part of that rethinking also requires us to relook at how we do church and what that means to the way we live out o...
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COVID-19   As we look back, we are all experiencing the challenges that COVID-19 has brought to us in Aotearoa NZ.  We have our restrictions which may make us feel uncomfortable and a little disorientated.  But I’m sure you’re thinking, like me, our s...
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Covid-19 - Update

March 24, 2020
It’s important that you are aware of how COVID-19 is impacting us here at GC3 and what we are doing about it. As far as we are able, we are wanting it to be ‘business-as-usual’. The greatest impact is that we will be working from home from now on. We are all set up to ...
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Mission's Not Dead

March 7, 2020
Years ago, a friend of mine asked me the question, “If you saw ten men carrying a heavy log down the road and there were nine at one end and only one at the other, which end would you go to in order to help?” I’ve never forgotten the challenge that was to my heart at t...
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Take A Risk

January 17, 2020
As a little boy, I loved hearing the stories of Abraham, Joseph, David, Daniel, Peter, Paul, … the list goes on. Growing up, these men were my heroes. And they still are I must add! And if I had been a little girl, I am sure my heart and mind would have deeply impacte...
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So, what is commendation, anyway? It’s a word we don’t typically use in our everyday conversations, is it? The Oxford dictionary puts it this way, “an act of commending or recommending (esp a person to another’s favour)” For me that’s a clear explanation that fit...
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God’s heart breaks for the displaced, disadvantaged, marginalised and exploited in this world. In the Bible these groups of people are described as ‘fatherless’, ‘widows’, ‘the poor’, ‘the foreigner’, ‘the afflicted’ and ‘victims’. While that’s no...
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To be an effective pray-er

October 25, 2018
Last week, a dear friend of mine died. She was a lady of prayer, a lady who also had a deep interest in mission. She was 91 years old. For many years I worked in the same office as this lady. She had an outstanding Christian character which I admired. I was humbled to know t...
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PNG Earthquake

March 7, 2018
The media haven't really told us how devastating the earthquake in Papua New Guinea has been. We have had reports of damaged homes and deaths. The picture you see shows the recovery of bodies from a crushed house at Tagawi above Guala Station.I invite you to be a vital part ...
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Who On Earth Are We Here For?

February 22, 2018
As people committed to following Jesus, how do we answer this question? We can come up with any number of responses, but the request of Jesus was very succinct. He said, “Love the Lord your God with all your heart and with all your soul and with all your mind”, then “L...
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