Tag Archives: Australia

Living Stones

I am so delighted to share the work of Marianne Musgrove of Adelaide, South Australia. Living Stones Inspired by images shared by members of The Corner Uniting Church, Adelaide, South Australia. We are river stones tumbled and polished, burnished by … Continue reading

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New Year’s blessing from Australia

Christine MacDowall sent this Christmas greeting to friends and it serves to bless us all for 2017. She writes, “The magnolia outside my church is blossoming right now. It was planted in 1928 when the church was opened.” She is … Continue reading

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Joys for Australia Day

I am suddenly aware that my US calendar has Australia Day, January 26 as tomorrow January 26 in Australia is today in real time. May this prayer by DS Allen be a blessing on all of our days .It is … Continue reading

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Easter resources from Aotearoa, Australia, Jerusalem

Some resources for Easter services … Opening Prayer               Australia Risen Christ, You walk through this earth using the feet of very imperfect disciples; may every race and generation take time to look up and see you, draw nearer, listen and … Continue reading

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Hymn for Spring and Prayer for Peace

Here are two resources from the southern hemisphere offered for the folks in the northern hemisphere because of the coinciding of spring and Lent. For those reading this in the southern hemisphere — thank you for holding on to them … Continue reading

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Two Madonnas — A Christmas poem from Australia

From Digby Hannah of Australia comes a Christmas poem that he sent me last summer and I said, yes — if there is ever a time to celebrate the birth and nurturing by two men or two women of a … Continue reading

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All Saints and All Souls — 2

A prayer written by Alan Andrew Niven of Australia to remember the life of Sir Douglas Nicholls (born 1906) a Churches of Christ minister and Aboriginal activist touches us deeply and perhaps suggests to us how we can remember others. … Continue reading

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