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A Christian Perspective on the World Today
Fifty years ago this month, at Woodstock and other counter-cultural rock festivals, the world was promised a revolution of love and peace. But that’s not how it worked out.

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Episode 75 - Will you be my neighbour?

Denmark-born Kirsten Oster-Lundqvist has lived in different countries around the world — now she's in New Zealand. She says her experience as a global nomad ...

Will you be my neighbour?

Struggling to understand the refugee experience? You may catch a glimpse if you move to a new country for work or family reasons.

Stewards of the Upper House

What drives a Christian to become involved in politics? Three stories; three different journeys of how faith is expressed in public service.

The cost of lies

Television show review: "Chernobyl" on HBO
How to help, rather than hinder, on your next overseas trip

A very important park

An ugly wasteland, an indomitable dream, an early retirement, a legacy of love. By Suvi Mahonen

No Laughing Matter

What are the early warning signs of dementia? And is there any way to prevent it in the first place? Vania Chew says the answers may be simpler than you think.
What does the Bible teach about this mysterious Third Person who is God? How can we connect with Him?

Coming home

Whether our families are loving or dysfunctional, we all understand the importance of belonging and the pull of home.

Laying down the law

It takes maturity to move beyond our knee-jerk resistance to rules and understand the purpose behind them.
Chronic back pain is common. But when is it serious enough to consider going under the knife?

How to glow from the inside out

Foods that are good for you and your skin

Leading a green life

Care about the earth? It’s time to get practical.
Mainstream science is clear: the miracle of life took billions of years to evolve. But what if the data suggest something else altogether?

Beautiful maths

The greatest mind of the 20th century said he found God in music. Ty Gibson explains.

Killing Time

In our increasingly safe and sanitised Western culture, we turn to gaming and movies to satisfy our thirst for blood. But, asks Mark Hadley, how is violent entertainment affecting us?
Game of Thrones' final season may have polarized fans, but what did the show say about the search for meaning?

The Gospel according to Leonard

Through the anguish and depression that ended my grandson’s life, he caught a glimpse of a Father who loved him.

The Bidura effect

Book review: A young social worker is confronted by the human heartbreak caused by Australia's Indigenous affairs policies