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A Christian Perspective on the World Today
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Greg had lost all hope and even wished for death. God had other plans.

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174 - How Dining could Change the World ft. Zanita Fletcher

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An antidote to addiction

Andrew is a drug addict, but found an unlikely antidote to his addiction: a loving connection.
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The final wake-up call

We all need a wake-up call now and again. This one has cosmic repercussions.
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There is no hell

A devil with a pitchfork, fire and brimstone, and unending torture: this is the classical picture of hell. But is there a better alternative to consider?
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The 2021 National Census records makes sobering reading. Figures released last Tuesday by the Australian Bureau of Statistics reveal that the number of Australians who ticked the “No Religion” box has almost doubled in the last ten years. Data shows it went up from 22 per cent to almost...
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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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They call it poppy love

The face of drug addiction is changing. From the seedy associations of the '70s and '80s, today thousands of people are dependent on prescription medication. What can be done in the face of this growing epidemic?
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The book of Exodus is the second book in the Bible. It follows God’s servant Moses leading the Israelites out of slavery and through the desert towards the hoped-for Promised Land. Along the way, they stop at Mt Sinai. Moses goes up the mountain and receives from God ten...
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Reclaim your identity

Is there a way to defeat shame and take up a new identity, letting go of all the brokenness of your past? Marcos Torres suggests there is.
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I was an animal

One man's journey from dealing drugs and fighting on the streets of Auckland to a life of leadership and faith.
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Is the secret to living longer down to luck? Or is there a way you can not only live longer, but with a better quality of life?
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Rest for a restless world

In a world that is constantly moving, working and striving, it can be difficult to truly rest. One day a week offers a path to peace unlike any other.
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A flood of gratitude

When the floods descended on this family, they were filled with bad memories. But they managed to find hope and thankfulness in the middle of a disaster.
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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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Are Covid-19 Vaccines safe?

The Covid-19 Vaccines were developed at lightning fast speeds - but this is actually less surprising than it initially seems.
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It's not often the star of a war movie a man who refuses to carry a gun.
Photo credit: Roger Marshutz)

“Elvis is making a comeback; he only has six feet to...

Forty-five years after his death and the world is still enamoured by Elvis Presley. With a film directed by Baz Luhrmann recently released about...
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Identity at the Oscars

What do this year's Oscar winners tell us about who we are - and who we want to become?