I ask you to now join with me in holding your parish leaders up in prayer as we enter into a Season of Discernment. We will use this time to reflect on the past and prayerfully consider the future for our ministries. See below for what the Season of Discernment is about.
On a related matter, it is with great regret that I have accepted the withdrawal of Nigel Irwin from his appointment as Director of Revitalisation due to a change in his personal circumstances. Our thoughts and prayers go out to Nigel and his family. We will take our time to reflect on this news and to prayerfully determine a way forward for this important ministry role.
We have invited these writers to share their experiences, ideas and opinions in the hope that these will provoke thought, challenge you to go deeper and inspire you to put your faith into action. These articles should not be taken as the official view of the Nelson Diocese on any particular matter.