Have you ever wondered how our world would be different if Jesus was never born?
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Wisdom was highly prized among all cultures of the ancient Middle East but the wisdom of Israel stood head and shoulders above them all. This distinctive emphasis was twofold: wisdom was revealed by God and as a result […]
One of my favourite movies is Forrest Gump. I think what makes the movie so memorable for me are some of the lines that come from the mouth of Forrest. They represent Forrest’s own view of the world […]
Alpha Canis Majoris – the “Dog” star – is the brightest star in our night sky. Known as Sirius, its name is taken from the Greek word meaning “scorching” or “glowing.”
Sirus is located 48 trillion miles – or […]
Running down the side of the house where Karen and I live is a long expanse of verge that, apart from a couple of nice trees, is completely devoid of life.
Well, almost completely.
During the Winter season with its […]
“The Starry Night” is one of the most well-known paintings in Western culture and is regarded as being Vincent van Gogh’s finest achievement.
However, as popular as it is, only a few would know the story behind its creation.
I think it is fair to say that humility is not the first thing that comes to mind when you think about joy.
We associate joy with feelings of delight and peace whereas humility brings up thoughts of weakness, […]
Every successful sprinter will tell you that the key to winning is to keep your focus on the finish line. Never look to see where your opponent is and most certainly, never look back!
In his wonderful book, A […]
“Anxiety is a thin stream of fear, trickling through the mind. If encouraged, it cuts a channel into which all other thoughts are drained.”
What a powerful picture this paints of the effect of worry, stress and fear on […]
I had heard of Ted Gibson by reputation only. He was acknowledged as one of the premier theologians in Australia and as the Principal of the Baptist Theological College of Queensland he had overseen a period of enormous […]