Only one life

At the end of last week’s Bible talk, I read a famous poem by Charles Studd, a British missionary and international cricketer. According to Wikipedia: “As a cricketer he played for England in the 1882 match won by Australia which was the origins of The Ashes. As a British Protestant Christian missionary to China he was … Read more…

What game do they play in Heaven?

It’s been a big week for sport, with success at the State of Origin, and a great performance at the FIFA World Cup. We Aussies love our sport, and for many people, it’s the closest thing to organised ‘religion’. Some joke that their favourite sport is the one that will be played in Heaven. The … Read more…

News and events for the week beginning 15th June 2014

‘Jesus is…’ Bible Talks in Term Two This week looks at the seventh of our eight ‘I am’ statements that Jesus made in the New Testament book of John. We are coming face-to-face with Jesus as he shares who he really is and what that means for everyone. Ladies’ Dinner This Tuesday night, 17th June at the church. Our … Read more…

The biggest problem of all

Doctors and scientists are clever people, but they’ve never been able to solve the biggest problem of all: death. We are born and then we die. Other than the exceptions of Enoch (Genesis 5:24) and Elijah (2 Kings 2:11), everyone who lived has died. Death is the biggest problem that humans face. Which means that … Read more…

News and events for the week beginning 1st June 2014

‘Jesus is…’ Bible Talks in Term Two This week looks at the fifth of our eight ‘I am’ statements that Jesus made in the New Testament book of John. We are coming face-to-face with Jesus as he shares who he really is and what that means for everyone. Men’s dinner Tuesday 3rd June This Tuesday night, Guest speaker Mark Hadley will … Read more…