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How favourite colours, late dinners and unwashed clothes can get in the way of the ones who matter the most

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Episode 144 - Reconciling with my mum

Overcoming complications in a parent-child relationship is one of the most important parts of growing up. In the lead up to Mother's Day, Maryellen Hacko ...
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Truth or Scare?

The Covid-19 vaccine is continuing to generate headlines. Some say it’s dangerous, other’s say it’s necessary. What’s the truth?
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Is The Bible History?

Sure, the Bible’s a holy book for religious people, but does it have any value for the hard-nosed seeker of verifiable fact?
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Toxic Friendships – Why Sometimes We Need to “Break Up” With...

“They’re just not that into you” or “they’re using you”—both may be said about romantic relationships, but they can also be applied to your friends. Here’s how you can deal with it.
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With Derek Chauvin found guilty, many have celebrated - proclaiming that justice has been served. But what does justice even look like in today's society?
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What makes a good leader?

4 principles for strong leadership—amidst allegations of sexual misconduct and unethical behaviour in Australian parliament.
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Live to forgive

With Easter-time often comes hot cross buns, chocolate eggs and bunnies; but behind it all is the tragic love story of Jesus' death, and how it represents forgiveness.
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It can be hard to believe that an all-powerful, all-knowing God can care for you personally - but as the parable of the lost son tells us, this is indeed the case.
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The Good News In Grass

Keeping household plants alive in outback Broken Hill gives valuable insight into a life with Jesus.
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The winner takes it all

ABBA, weight loss and meaning—and discovering the truth about idols.
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Compromise isn't always a bad thing - but there's a delicate balance between finding a mutually beneficial agreement and sacrificing something which is important.
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Freedom from Gluten – The Insider’s Account of a Coeliac’s Life

For many people like Kylie Banks, abstaining from gluten isn’t about alternative eating “lifestyle” or “culture”. In the case of someone with an intolerance or allergy, eating gluten can have severe consequences.
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Back From The Brink: A Doctor’s Struggle With Depression

Suicide among doctors is at epidemic proportions. What is going wrong and what can a medical professional do to pull them- selves back from the brink?
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Moral machines?

Technology is advancing in leaps and bounds. But the thorny problem of ethics remains: if humans can’t even get it right, how are we expected to teach a computer the difference between right and wrong?
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Remembering the Earth landing

Reflecting on the 50th anniversary of the Moon landing, Bruce Manners observes that in the big picture—of the universe—Earth is insignificant. But not to God.
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Amongst the grunting of engines and squeal of tyres, Fast and Furious is the seventh-highest grossing film franchise ever. It’s what’s under the hood that counts though, and there are questions about how the films have influenced a generation of men.
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How do I know who my true self is?

Chloe Zhao's movie Nomadland, which was awarded Best Motion Picture (Drama) and Best Motion Picture Director at the 78th edition of the Golden Globes,...
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The Oscars and the ultimate prize

The 2021 Oscars brought more diversity than ever before, but also record-low television ratings. Is winning an Oscar as significant as it used to be?