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A Christian Perspective on the World Today
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Holding to your convictions becomes harder in difficult circumstances. But many sports stars have to walk that line.
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Cardboard therapy

For an increasing number of people, tabletop gaming is a passionate hobby that most of us have no idea about. What is most surprising, then, are the lessons it can teach us about life.
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Little blue shed

Tanja Curcic left the 9–5 corporate hustle to bring hope to girls and women living in rural Uganda.
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Solving the World Cup Puzzle

Not sure how to feel about this year’s football World Cup? Here is some information that can help you decide.
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I just got back from the funeral of a fifty-four-year-old mother who left behind a grieving teenager. His father told how the boy wanted to ask his mother for forgiveness, on her deathbed, for all the stubbornness typical of a seventeen-year-old. He was already forgiven. Although my parents are much...
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DANCING ON THE GRAVESTONE OF CHRISTIANITY

The 2021 National Census records makes sobering reading. Figures released last Tuesday by the Australian Bureau of Statistics reveal that the number of Australians...
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From boot-less boy to life-changing footballer

It’s been described as one of the best stories in Australia, if not the world—but few people have heard it. This is the story of Sir Doug Nicholls, the man some called "the perfect footballer".
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A treacherous day of body boarding taught me an important life lesson. The only way to save yourself is to realise that you can’t save yourself.
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Learning the language of faith

Learning a new language is hard work, but did you know that there’s a Helper available to you to learn the language of faith?
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Forgiving a Nazi

Would you be able to forgive someone who caused immeasurable suffering not only to you but also your family?
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How much is a human life worth, really?
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Learning to say ‘no’

The desire to be liked is a normal aspiration. The need to be liked, however, is not as harmless.
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Lessons in compassion

What does it mean to 'bear each other's burdens? Uncover the strangely healing act of willingly suffering with others.
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Can science explain everything?

Is it possible for a science book to comfortably sit on the shelves of both someone who believe in God and someone who doesn't? Adrian Petre thinks so.
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The migration of trust in the digital age

Trust is the main currency of the age in which we live, and people seem to be changing the directions they invest in faster than in the past. How is our life of faith influenced by how we relate generally to trust?
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George Washington Carver, also known as the man who found over 300 uses for the peanut, discovered his life's purpose in the dirt.
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Hope and courage in Middle-Earth

In a world of darkness, heroism often comes from the strangest places. JRR Tolkien infused his everyday heroes with faith, hope and determination in the face of insurmountable odds.
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Why would you go to Burning Man?

More than 78,000 people travel to the Nevada desert each year to party and erect large statues—eventually setting them on fire. What inspires this bizarre practice?