ORIGINAL: The following Tweets (re the Diocese of Nelson Synod meeting this weekend) speak for themselves:
@petercarrell @Liturgy Nelson Synod has defeated in all houses a motion to separate from #ACANZP. Overall 81% against.— Trevor Morrison (@TrevsDev) August 11, 2018
Very respectful, loving debate, and no sign that those who brought the motion will themselves separate. @petercarrell @Liturgy— Trevor Morrison (@TrevsDev) August 11, 2018
There is more to report than this but I am awaiting some published news about another motion the Synod considered and, I understand, passed. I will update when some kind of linked news comes to hand.
UPDATE: please read this snipped picture of a Twitter feed this afternoon from the bottom to the top. In another motion the Diocese of Nelson synod has clearly signalled a couple of things re the situation in our church. I would welcome Nelson commenters filling us in on "impaired" and "support and recognition" ...