A Christian Perspective on the World Today

March 2019

Breaking through

A marital breakup is hard on kids—and parents. What can dads do to ensure they continue to be a positive influence?

Perfect Storm

Climate change threatens to wipe large swathes of humanity off the map. How do we even make sense of this? And what should we do?

March crossword and sudoku solutions

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The tasty, healthy and cheap mediterranean diet

It’s the only culinary tradition included as part of UNESCO’s Intangible Cultural Heritage of Humanity.

Consoling faith

Critics sometimes deride religious faith as a crutch for the weak. They may have a point, but there’s more to the story.

Australia and the Bible

The surprising truth about our cultural foundations

Make sure some paths are dirt

Simon Lister is an avid motorcycle tourer and a keen photographer. But it was only when UNICEF asked for his help that he was faced with the harsh realities of life.

The Jesus paradox

There’s something deeply compelling in the courage of an apparently powerless person. Understanding this soul-response involves a journey to a hill crowned by a cross.

Getting along like a house on fire

Jesus prayed that His followers would have true unity.

Natural ways to reduce inflammation

There are two types of inflammation—one can heal, one can kill.

The positives of failure

We all mess up. What matters is what we do next.