A Christian Perspective on the World Today

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How to give your money away—and make it count

Australia and New Zealand are consistently ranked amongst the most generous nations in the world, but charities and the world around them are moving quickly. Braden Blyde explores the best ways to change lives overseas in an ever-changing world.

Selfies, scalpels & soul surgery

These days, just about anyone can Photoshop their selfies to perfection. But that's no solution for the ugliness of self-loathing.

We moved to an Indian slum

How living among the poor alerted one Aussie family to the urgency of a global issue.

7 ways to help the poor

Overwhelmed by the scale and complexity of poverty around the world? Here are some simple tips to get you started on the road to generosity.

Friends on death row

Meet the retired British woman who supports prisoners awaiting execution

A nation in pain

The benefits of medicinal Marijuana is often a controversial topic of debate among health experts. Suvi Mahonen explores both sides of the argument.

Robot Reality

Are robots here to help or harm us? Can we have any certainty about the future of humanity?

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.

Are You a Workaholic?

Work is a big part of life—but can people be slaves to it? Bruce Manners goes through practical steps to prevent burnout.

Worth Dying For?

Christians are amongst the most persecuted people on the planet. Why would anyone practice faith under threat of death? James Standish explores the question.

Bittersweet: The Christian–Aboriginal connection

Can an Aboriginal person be fully Christian without denying their cultural heritage? Kent Kingston explores recent books, music and movies that touch on the issue.