Minister's Blog

Reflections from habitat uniting church's minister, Rev Joan Wright Howie.

Christmas Day

Saturday, December 28, 2013

This morning we pause. We pause to consider what Christmas is about and why we, unlike the majority of Australians, people go to church on Christmas Day. Let’s pause and give a bit of space to remember … what we’ve heard before and know deep within us … let’s remember what is under our skin and in our bones… Let’s...
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ethic of love

Sunday, December 01, 2013

Teacher, Which commandment in the law is the greatest? The greatest commandment?  The most important law – which one is it? What is the law upon which we should ground our ethical decision making? And Jesus’ answer points us to one of the most complex four letter words that gets thrown around human communities: LOVE This Advent season, as we...
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who is king?

Sunday, December 01, 2013

WHO IS THE KING? A portion of our garden is taken up with a carport and a basketball ring and a big concrete area. The concrete is fantastic play for playing a game called king. When you’re playing basket ball with a small group of friends and you only have a small space and a ring, you can play a...
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