More Than A Popup Shop

More Than A Popup Shop

Have you heard the quote – ‘there’s more to this than meets the eye’? Dig down a little bit with your friends and you’ll know that’s true. There’s more to us than meets the eye. You may have heard that the Anglican Church Pop Up Shop will be...
Ask the Father

Ask the Father

Have you ever prayed and had your prayer go unanswered? I reckon this is one of the most common ‘complaints’ I get. We’re told to pray and everything will be okay. But, most people say “God’s not interested”, “He isn’t listening”, or “He doesn’t answer.” God always...
A Pastors Grief

A Pastors Grief

A few years back I met a lady who wanted to confess her sins. She’d been trying to catch up with me for a while so I called around to see her. As it turned out (and I think I’m being safe here) she didn’t have anything major to confess. I’ve had a murderer and a bank...
The Rainbow Covenant Points to Jesus

The Rainbow Covenant Points to Jesus

Dear Mr Shorten, I noticed your comments on Twitter about the rainbow seen over Parliament House as the Liberal party was discussing their course of action on Same Sex Marriage (SSM). I thought I’d let the dust settle a little before I wrote. I hope you’ll indulge me...
Who do you say I am?

Who do you say I am?

If this question was about me I’d be happy to listen to anyone’s opinion. I might be surprised. Once, at an institute of higher learning, among a class of very bright people, a fellow student told me they thought I was ‘the one who had it all worked out’. If only they...
What is Marriage? Part 5.

What is Marriage? Part 5.

I left us last time considering why our government legislates relationships and considering some of the implications of allowing the legal definition of marriage to be changed. I discussed two and wish to add two more. And, I don’t think these are slippery slope...