Kimberly of course wants too much information. But since she asks … the obvious answer to this single room stuff is a discreet rearrangement of the furniture. So we now have a sitting/IT room and a bedroom. Anglican Connubial Bliss is safe for now.
The news hounds who are sniffing around here won’t find much to excite. I’ve been here today for pre-Conference training as a Bible Study Group leader. It’s great news that each group will work in three languages with interpreters. It gives the group leader time to think.
Initial impressions? I wandered around today and talked to all sorts of people. Two impressions. First that this is not a gathering of extremists. No doubt there are passionate convictions around. But people who deal with people in all their variety and complexity have a sort of innate moderation about them. And many of the people I met today are priests who spent long years in pastoral ministry before becoming bishops. It makes a difference.