Desert-ed Places

 

I will lure you into the desert and speak to your heart.

I will lure you into the desert and speak to your heart.

Her name was Susan. She was in Year 8 and I remember her for one thing. Despite very clear instructions about what each student was permitted to backpack into the annual four day bush camp, she replaced one of her two water bottles with her electric hair drier. As Susan found out, some things have to be left behind when you move into the semi-arid spaces of Australia.  More

Next week: Desert Dangers

  Connexions

 We need a church building. We need the focus it gives us and the space it provides for us to celebrate Eucharist, farewell our dead, welcome our babies. We want to do that with dignity and Bible-620x428a sprinkle of tradition. But we also need to do it as 21st century Australian Catholics.   Read more

Church Space   is a Gospel reflection for the  Third Sunday of Lent, Year B. You’ll find it on the Connexions page.