Learning By Observation

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I have a tendency to be a bit of a people watcher.  In fact, when out in public, I really enjoy sitting back and watching people go about their lives.  I can be entertained for hours.  As I reflect on my Christian walk and think about the providential relationships in my life I realise that […]

Stories as Faith Catalysts

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A few Sundays ago Mandy engaged the children around Bible stories. I remember their enthusiastic response. I also recall Will speaking at our Members’ Meeting last year about us, as a church community, relating to these same children and modelling faith.  Through this they can know that these stories and parables are essential to our […]

Story of Faith in Action – An Unexpected Response to Sept 11

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Following the terrorist attacks on the World Trade Centre and the Pentagon, a group of Christians from a local church in Los Angeles decided to pray that Muslims in their city would know of and experience Christ’s salvation. A couple of women felt stirred in their hearts to do more. They went looking for a […]

Growth Means Change

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All of us have an innate desire to grow and become more than what we presently are, whether that means being a ‘better’ someone, being ‘better’ at our jobs, improving our financial, physical health and much more. Notwithstanding some of our pursuits may need refinement or should be abandoned altogether, every living thing by definition […]

Black Swan Moments

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Recently I was reminded of an experience I had when I strolled along Canberra’s Lake Burley Griffith. During the walk around the lake I paused.  I was then taken aback by the sudden appearance of a little black head popping up above the walkway. I hadn’t been aware that a large black swan had been quietly […]