True Devotion. October and November

  A lot of Australian Christianity is comfortable, middle class, ‘don’t impact my life’ kind of stuff. Now there’s nothing wrong with being middle class, but it’s certainly fertile ground for half-hearted faith. The thing is, half-hearted faith isn’t biblical faith. Jesus called his followers to deny themselves, take up their crosses daily, and follow […]

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6 Tips For Reading Jesus’ Simple Stories

This Sunday we begin a 3-week mini-series in Jesus’ parables. A parable is a simple story with a deeper meaning.   Symbolism Expect that characters or objects in a parable will symbolise something else.   Look for the atypical Jesus is often trying to draw our attention to the unusual element in each story: e.g. […]

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