On the outside I appeared as a cocky and self-assured, shameless woman, but on the inside I was just hollow, with the only emotions I was able to feel being pain, sadness, and shame.
What I discovered that day, was the gospel, that sinners like me were invited into a family and given a place at the table.
In May this year 9 year old Chloe (changed name for privacy) was admitted to hospital for a fortnight’s stay for treatment and tests. It was going to be a potentially demanding time but fortunately, as is often the case these days, Chloe’s mum was able to stay in the same room for the duration […]
My name is Nancy – still happily married to Stuart after nearly 49 years – and we are both currently working on our Merino Stud just a few kms S.E. of Crystal Brook. We have three adult children and six grandchildren. In April 1970 I was Born Again at an Easter Camp at Thuruna on the West Coast, and Baptized with the Holy Spirit 10 years later at a farm out of Gladstone.
Wudinna and Karcultaby Area Schools Wudinna and Karcultaby Area Schools have made awards inspired by Barnabas in the Bible who initially accompanied Paul in his first missionary journey and was famous for being an encourager. The idea was put forward by the combined churches body that supports chaplains or Pastoral Support Workers and was enthusiastically […]
Local House Of Prayer RESCUE THE LOST / HEAL THE SICK RESTOREMARRIAGES / BREAK THE POWER OF ADDICTION /MEND BROKEN HEARTS / RESTORE HOPE / LIFT THEPOOR / TRANSFORM COMMUNITIES Local Houses of Prayer Training Day. Lochiel Sat Feb 20th See Download below for the days details or contact Dick Nicholls 0429 062 274 firstname.lastname@example.orgLed by Pastor […]
James Parker webinars now planned Fridays, September 18 and 25, and October 2 and 9, 2020. All start times: 7.30 pm. James has responded to our request for teaching that will help our churches and ministries prepare for and be useful for the increasing needs of people, especially young people gender confused and distressed in […]
COVID-19 and Persecution Because the effect of Covid 19 on discriminated Christians is so severe I have asked Barnabas Fund to include a letter describing their plight and how we may assist.One of the chief ways we draw near to our Lord is to draw near to His suffering body (Matthew 26: the sheep blessed […]
Around our churches This Mount Pleasant church, one of the smallest in our family of churches, is determined to shine the light during the virus restrictions. So they will keep their church lights on, shining through the coloured glass depictions of the Gospel from their lovely chapel. The Gospel and Society During the war years […]
A reminder from a day at Driver River church “Increasing secularism and moral relativism produce a culture that is at times openly hostile to our faith. We face a faster pace of life, pressure at work, the glorification of individualism, and a diminishing focus upon traditional family and other social structures.”
Whatever we think about climate change, the promise remains certain – Genesis 8.22 The season for planting is coming and a new harvest too.