Musings

• a period of reflection or thought •

I. I’ve been feeling disquiet; and it’s been growing. Disquiet as we approach the forthcoming General Election. In a world ravaged and disrupted by COVID-19, in...

This poem was occasioned by banter with Venn colleague Luke Fenwick. At some point in a boisterous exchange, he challenged me in an off-hand way...

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...

Luke Edwards is an alumnus of the Residential Fellowship (2018/19) and works as a web developer for DNA, a design consultancy in Wellington. He lives...

Are you Humbly Grateful or Grumbly Hateful? What’s your attitude? Do you grumble and moan, or let it be known, You’re grateful for all God’s done for you? Which...

For this season of Ordinary Time, former Venn staff member, alumna, and artist Juanita Madden has reflected, through personal story and image, on juxtapositions of...

Lucy Collingwood has recently been appointed as Venn's Hospitality and Events Coordinator. She is an alumna of the Residential Fellowship (2018/19) and has worked in...

This piece on Ordinary Time was first published in Venn’s print publication The Common, Winter 2019. We are republishing it here to help us understand...

In this month's Venn Radio, Sam and Julia explore more of the ideas that emerged in the last edition of Common Ground, curated around the...