Family First Distorts Facts Surrounding Venue Allowing Same-Sex Marriages

I read with interest an article on stuff.co.nz last week about Living Springs, a Christian venue in Christchurch, that has changed its position on allowing LGBTI couples to get married there. From the tenor of the article it seemed that the venue had come to this policy change in a sensible, rationale and logical way.…

An open letter to the Church in NZ on Same-Sex Marriage

Dear fellow Church members, This is an open letter about the Same-Sex Marriage debate to the Christians of New Zealand. I have been a supporter of Marriage Equality for the LGBTI community in New Zealand for several years. To me it’s very simple, every person should have the right to be married to the person…

A City of 'Destiny'

Last night TVNZ was scraping for news so as one of its lead stories brought importance to an issue…that isn’t an issue. Destiny Church is buying some land and building a community there. Sorry…is that it? Like minded people since time immemorial have been living together, how is this…at its core…any different? Ask the Catholics, Anglicans, Presbyterian in fact…