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  • Fear, relief, and Easter

    By Rev Mike Hawke 28 March 2013

    A few months ago I spent the weekend on AMB ministry in the Parish of Opotiki. Later in the day, I decided to get some exercise so went for a run along the beautiful beach nearby. Searching for a shortcut on the way home, I ran along the stop bank but the track suddenly disappeared. more»
  • Gifts on a visit to Papua New Guinea

    By Rev Mike Hawke 17 March 2013

    Guitar strings are hard to come by in Papua New Guinea; it's often easier to buy a new guitar! I had taken 5 sets of strings with me to give away and they were quickly taken. I held on to my last set in case I needed them later in the week for my final presentation in the neighbouring Diocese of Port Moresby. A man approached me while I was there. “Father, can I have a private word with you?” more»
    Guitar Strings