Hope

Yesterday the hopes of the Richmond Football Club and their fans were finally realised, as the siren rang across the Melbourne Cricket Ground. Richmond raised the premiership trophy as the 2017 premiers. It was the first time in 37 long years. The long wait had seen...

Embracing the transition from full time study to full time work

Belonging to a Christian group at University. Pancakes. NTE (National Training Event). Full time work. Can you spot the odd one out? The transition from University life to full time work is one that many Christians find very tough. At university you have the privilege...

Reading the bible with your children

I recently heard an encouraging story about a father who instructed his 7-year-old son that if he didn’t start reading the bible everyday now, he never would. And so the boy started to read the bible daily. And the child, now a grown man, reads the whole bible yearly....

Why I will be voting ‘no’

As you know, we have been asked to vote on the definition of marriage. Do we uphold the traditional view of marriage between a man and a woman or do we change it?   There has been a lot of debate around this issue. And the issues are complex and deep-seated....

Some worthwhile articles regarding the marriage debate

The following are some worthwhile articles to read to gain a better understand of the marriage debate:   Summary of views The Melbourne Anglican has published a summary of the major views on both sides of the debate.  ...

Book Review: 12 Ways Your Smartphone is Changing Your Life

Do you love your smartphone? Do you have a love/hate relationship with the device that seems to control so much of your life yet fits into your pocket? Have you ever wondered what it means to be a godly smartphone user? I’m currently half way through a great book, ‘12...