Editorial

Over a year ago, as New Zealand went into the first lockdown, Venn launched Common Ground. As the impact of COVID-19 unfolded, we found ourselves...

In tumultous times, we often come to a moment when we pause and look around. Over the past year, familiar landmarks, whether political or social,...

We find ourselves, once again, on the threshold of the Lenten season: 40 days of prayer, fasting, and charity, beginning this coming Ash Wednesday, 17...

Kia ora, After a full and challenging year, we’re pleased to bring you the last edition of Common Ground for 2020. This edition focuses on the season...

The Church's new year is just around the corner! Advent marks the beginning of the Church's liturgical calendar and will begin on Advent Sunday, 29...

Welcome to the October edition of Common Ground; and to the long weekend. We hope the weekend provides you with an opportunity for rest and...

Welcome to the August edition of Common Ground. After a month off in July, we’re happy to present our latest edition, curated around the Church...

Three weeks ago, we celebrated the birth of the Church at Pentecost. Since then, many of us have been able to enjoy gathered fellowship on...

Welcome to the long weekend! As we gear up for a national holiday and the inevitable Queen’s Birthday sales, the Church in Aotearoa, New Zealand...