ACM online series: Hope for the Future
A series of online conversations to bring hope in a time of challenge.
Date: 31 August
Topic: Hope for Christianity in Aotearoa-New Zealand
Guest: Lyndon Drake
The recording of the Zoom meeting can be found here
A summary of the interview can be found here
What is he doing to reach the people of the diocese of Tai Tokerau, (Northland/Auckland) – what is working and not working?
The Ven Dr Lyndon Drake (Ngāi Tahu) is Archdeacon of Tāmaki Makaurau in the Māori Anglican bishopric of Te Tai Tokerau. He is married to Miriam with three children. Until 2010, Lyndon was a Vice President at Barclays Capital, trading government bonds and interest-rate derivatives. Since then, he has served as a pastor in a city centre church in New Zealand, as well as teaching theology and serving in a range of Christian leadership roles. Lyndon has degrees in science and commerce (Auckland), a PhD in computer science (York), two degrees in theology (Oxford), and a number of peer-reviewed academic publications in science and theology. He serves on a number of church boards.