“This Makes Up For Everything”

by Secretary

Perhaps I’m in the minority but there hasn’t been much good news I’ve come across during the COVID-19 pandemic. It has been mostly doom and gloom, whether in digital, printed or broadcast forms, that is until today. My spirit was so buoyed by it that I have to share it with you! It’s about how […]

Finding God in the ‘ordinary of life’

by Secretary

Just remember back to the happiest and the most exciting moments of your life. Perhaps it’s the birth of your children, the first house you purchased, your wedding, the trip of a life time you took, your academic and career achievements, your first pay, powerful and special God moments? Wouldn’t it be great to relive […]

Beetroot Relish

by Secretary

Last Sunday Mark challenged us to offer to God something mundane – perhaps a regular chore or everyday object, because He wants us to present all the details of our lives to Him so that we become “living sacrifices, wholly and pleasing to God” (Romans 12:1).  A couple of weeks ago someone at work did […]

Beyond Endurance

by Secretary

Amid the Covid-19 pandemic crisis, with its shared threat to our humanity, we might be likened to a youthful David, facing off a huge Goliath, armed with only five pebbles and a sling. We could be there in the Valley of Elah, gathering with other troubled souls on one slope, dishevelled, fearful and cowering in […]

The Challenge of Change

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‘We move forward when our discomfort with the present outweighs our fear of growth’ (David Schnarch) ‘I remember a friend saying that when the pain of remaining the same is greater than the pain of change, you’ll change’ (Walsh) I remember our move from Singapore to Brisbane after living there for three and a half years was […]