Bishop Winston Halapua who is to be made BIshop of Polynesia and Archbishop and Primate (one of threee) in the Anglican Church in Aotearoa, New Zealand and Polynesia on Sunday next is reported by The Voxy News Engine to have said this:
|photo from Voxy News Engine|
"The mission," he said, "is simply to preach the Gospel, to teach the Gospel, to live the Gospel - and to pass it on." But the kind of mission leadership he longs to offer, he says, will only become a reality when he plunges into the lives of the people and the communities he's been chosen to serve.
Perhaps life is more complex than that, but one rarely sees in print a clearer statement of the work we are called to do as Christians. Preach it, Teach it, Live it, Pass it on. AMEN.