A Christian Perspective on the World Today


Overcoming Opioid addiction: A success story

I felt completely helpless and hopeless—prescription drugs had destroyed my life. But it wasn't the end of my journey

Hard luck

While regulators ignore appeals from the grassroots, the gambling industry continues to gobble up profits. All just harmless fun? Don’t bet on it.

How to overcome addiction

Why obsession—even with things that can be considered positive—should not be overlooked.

A Puff of Smoke

Even seemingly mundane behaviours can have huge spiritual consequences.

The Ice Battle

As the problems associated with crystal methamphetamine addiction ramp up, is forced rehabilitation the answer?

Five Questions with Dannielle Synot

Dannielle Synot is co-founder of Brave Enough, a “harm prevention” ministry dedicated to empowering people with hope, healing and freedom

12 Secrets to Beating a Tobacco Addiction

Want to kick the nicotine habit for good? Adrian Webster offers 12 suggestions that can help you to succeed.

Our Children and Video Games

Debbie Cosier looks at the harmful effects video games may have on our children.

Binge Battle and Beer Ads

Teens need to live their own lives and take responsibility for them. Nobody wants to see them make a mess of it.

My Life Verse

This addiction can damage the way you perceive other people, to the extent that no marital partner will ever meet your desires. This addiction is very real

Right Thinking

Annual Australian gambling revenue is $A17 billion dollars. Yet it doesn't produce anything, increase overall wealth or manufacture any goods.

God’s Guiding Hand

At the worst of times, God often seems the closest. Glenis Lindley tells the story of one such day.