A Christian Perspective on the World Today

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Taking the Plunge

In baptising her son, Melissa Howell experienced the power of this most ancient of Christian rites.

Show us the Father

In his years as a counsellor, Jeris Bragan has found that despite anger and trauma, most of us have a deep need for a loving and powerful Father.

Who Am I?

Many people struggle with questions of purpose, meaning and identity. Kent Kingston is no exception, but finds the Bible is a great place to look for answers.

Truth Seekers

Life includes big questions—How can I find inner peace? Why is there so much suffering in the world? Is there a God? Three men's quest for answers changed the world

Beholding beauty

Is beauty a trap? Or a trapdoor into a deeper reality than we ever imagined? Vanesa Pizzuto says it’s kind of both.

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.

Mr Eternity: The story of Arthur Stace

Between the 1930s to 1960s, the word eternity was written in chalk around Sydney. The mysterious figure resonsible was Arthur Stace—But who was the real Mr Eternity?

Death isn’t the end

Melissa Howell experienced sorrow at her grandmother’s death, but she knows there’s also reason to rejoice!

Blood in, blood out

“It was pretty clear I was headed for prison or a violent death on the streets. But then came a baby, a bus stop and an ancient Book.” Rome Ulia tells his story.

Who made God?

Everything we see and touch had a beginning—something that caused it to exist. Follow the chain of causation back with Sven Östring to discover where everything began.

Where evil began

Clifford Goldstein explores that age-old question of why God created humans with the capacity to do evil things.

The Bible: A beginner’s guide

Who wrote the Bible? What kind of writing is it? How did we get it thousands of years later? David Jarnes lays out the basics.