Common Ground

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...

Peter and Barbara Dennison have three adult children, and rejoice in seven grandchildren. Currently they worship with a local faith community in Pauatahanui Anglican Parish...

Cassandra is an alumna of the Residential Fellowship (2018/19) and currently works at Victoria University of Wellington as a researcher in the School of Health...

Rebekah McLeod is married to Richard and mother to Magdalena (4), Ramona (2), and Rosanna (5 months). She is an alumnus of the Residential Internship...

Beginning with Ash Wednesday (17 February), churches the world over will be entering into the Lenten season. Over the next 40 days, we’re invited to...

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...

Images: Juanita Madden, December 2020, Watercolour with gold paint on paper This Advent, my imagination has been captured by the evocation that, while awaiting the birth...

Eleanor Calder attended the Venn Summer Conference in 2016 and 2019. She has recently completed a Master of Creative Practice, focussing on filmmaking and script-writing,...