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The people of Beirut need our help now, they can’t wait
The Bishop of Truro, the Rt Revd Philip Mounstephen, has urged everybody to consider giving to a fund set up to help people whose lives have been devastated by the explosion in Beirut.
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Latest Report from Diocesan Synod
"Non-synod" happened virtually this year, with Synod members meeting online instead. Only the legal business was missing, so it felt like a real Synod.
Items under discussion:
- Implications of Covid19 and how we move forward in faith as the summer season approaches, investing in the future and listening for what God is saying to the church today.
- Feedback from General Synod (February 2020), including becoming a carbon neutral church by 2030, and engaging under 16s and more minority groups.
- Bishop Philip's latest paper, "Towards a Narrative Theology for Strategy and Diocesan Mission - see the full report below.
Read the full Diocesan Synod report and catch up with everything that is happening across Truro Diocese.
Isaiah 43: 18-19:
Forget the former things; do not dwell on the past. See, I am doing a new thing! Now it springs up; do you not perceive it? I am making a way in the wilderness and streams in the wasteland.
Read the full report here.
From the Bishop of Truro: On Diocesan Mission and Ministry
Thus our prayer is simply this: that we become an ever more hopeful, confident church that seeks the mind, heart and will of God for Cornwall, for the communities he calls us to serve, and for the wide world beyond these shores.
Bishop Phillip of Truro outlines our exciting future plans regarding mission and ministry across Cornwall.
Read the full paper here