The Key to Great Leadership

I love this quote from Dietrich Bonhoeffer but at first glance it is quite shocking.  Anyone who has been involved in modern church leadership knows the importance of vision.  It is one of the key steps to build a successful church.  We all know the first part of Proverbs 29:18 ‘where there is no vision, … Read more

When God Met A Refugee

Without a doubt one of the serious ongoing issues Australia faces is that of asylum seekers.  The issue is not isolated to Australia, and if we’re honest, our issue is fairly insignificant compared to that of other countries.  Our media treats it as a major issue and politicians are most concerned with stopping the boats.  … Read more

Genesis 1 – Is it Really True?

The story of creation in Genesis is a source of much debate among Christians. It’s not surprising that the centre of the debate revolves around how literally the passage should be taken. The increase in scientific knowledge has contributed significantly to this. This should not be a bad thing (after all, God is the originator … Read more

What Aslan Got Wrong

Aslan

The Lion, the Witch and the Wardrobe is a great book and is influential in Christian thought.  Indeed Aslan presents us with a great image of Jesus Christ but there is one thing I believe is incorrect.  You know the part. Edmund is rescued from the White Witch. Then she comes and demands him back.  As … Read more