El Paso: I Wanted To Cry All The Time

By: David MaegraithLike many others, this young boy in El Paso, Texas has been impacted by the horrific shootings in his city and others in the United States. The Billy Graham Rapid Response Team offered emotional and spiritual care in the aftermath of the deadly El Paso shooting that killed 22...

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What To Do When Your Child Lashes Out

By: Dr Justin CoulsonDear Dr Justin,My 9-year-old son lashes out at his younger siblings when they bother him and often ends up hurting them. He feels terrible afterwards, but he can’t seem to get his anger or his reactions under control. What should I do?Lashing out in anger is something...

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The Man Who Named Australia – Matthew Flinders

By: Graham McDonaldOur History and the Christian ConnectionFor over two hundred years, the final resting place of the man ultimately responsible for the naming of ‘Australia’ was lost. Then in early 2019, his lead-plated coffin was discovered at the back of a train station in London....

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Muesli Bars

By: Susan JoyThese muesli bars are crunchy eaten straight from the fridge and a little bit chewy when left at room temperature. They have a hint of a sweet and salty flavour and the drizzle of dark chocolate on top makes them even more delicious. They are easy to make and are idea for when a...

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The Unhurried Ox

By: Yvette Cherry“Are you tired? Worn out? Burned out on religion? Come to me. Get away with me and you’ll recover your life. I’ll show you how to take a real rest. Walk with me and work with me—watch how I do it. Learn the unforced rhythms of grace. I won’t lay...

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HELP! My Kids Ask Me Too Many Questions!

By: Jenny BaxterHow many times have you thrown your hands up in frustration at the never-ending WHYs?Recently a friend posted the following cry for help on Facebook. (You can see my answer further down)Ok, thoughts and opinions welcomed. Son is asking lots of “WHY?” questions at the...

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“White Privilege” And Indigenous Reparations

By: Akos BaloghShould Australia give reparations to Indigenous peoples for stealing their land? Historian and author Meredith Lake thinks so.At a recent dinner put on by the ethics committee of the Presbyterian Church of NSW, Lake was asked how Christians should relate to the wider Indigenous...

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