Church life

Remember the Somme

July 27, 2016 | Colin BaleThe effect of this battle on Australia and its people is still clear and painful a century later.

Grey nomads, rural churches

July 22, 2015 | Jim LongworthOnce iconically Aussie, country Australia now faces population decline, product devaluation, service withdrawal and loss of cultural status ....

Sydney at Gallipoli

April 21, 2015 | Colin BaleWe can't tell the story of each Sydney Anglican who served at Gallipoli, but here are just two...

What makes a multiethnic church?

September 16, 2014 | Peter TaskerWhen will we realise it is us and us?

Pop Up Church

February 13, 2014 | Archie PoulosWhat can we learn and beware of in this new feature in society?

Building church with Lego blocks

October 11, 2013 | Archie PoulosHow toy blocks can help us think about building the church

Opening up the firewalls

August 30, 2013 | Archie PoulosFirewalls are great at keeping malware out - but do we sometimes misapply that principle in our churches?

Sunsets and hall cupboards

July 12, 2013 | Archie PoulosWhat to do when it's time for that pet church project to be put to rest

Fear, fishing and evangelism

June 21, 2013 | Archie PoulosHow do we fish for men when fear sets in?

The Kodak Effect

June 14, 2013 | Archie PoulosWhat can churches learn from the rise and fall of film photography?

Jesus Talk - A work in progress

June 7, 2013 | Archie PoulosHow can we better bring up the gospel in conversation with friends?

Social fragmentation - does it matter?

May 31, 2013 | Archie PoulosYet another change in society. How do we keep up and what do we do about it?

McDonald’s in every church gathering?

May 10, 2013 | Archie PoulosCan we learn from fast food chains, as we think about liturgy?

A Carnavon Christmas

December 24, 2012 | Tony RichesDaisy wasn't worried about the lack of presents or Christmas finery

Permission to be honest

December 10, 2012 | Archie PoulosWhy is it that members of our congregations can seem to be growing and maturing well and then all of a sudden give up the faith or engage in gross sin?