A Christian Perspective on the World Today

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A Father’s love

If you're a parent, you've probably caught a glimpse of how God's insistence on justice is just as important as His love.

Romance, job hunting and salvation

What has Jesus being doing in heaven since his death and resurrection?

We moved to an Indian slum

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

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.

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.

The unexpected meeting

Melissa Howell was shocked to discover that just because she knew and loved him, it didn’t mean she recognised him.

JUMP!

Not all leaps of faith are equal. Gary Swanson asks what was so tempting about Satan asking Jesus to throw Himself down from the top of the temple in Jerusalem.

Jesus the Gift

Bjorn Karlman reflects on Jesus’ descent from heaven to earth to live and die among us, from the point of view of the father of a two-year-old.

When your best isn’t good enough

Jon Paulien explores what being “good enough” really means.

The guarantee of Jesus’ return

Before Jesus left the earth He said He would return. But after nearly 2000 years, how can Christians believe that promise?

Our battle with evil

Is it possible to overcome sin, and if so, how?