From the Manly Daily, a great report of a local church’s contribution to the community being recognised in a unique way. Something really good and fruitful must be happening at C3 Oxford Falls! WARRINGAH Council’s top citizenship awards this year were all awarded to members of the C3 Church in Oxford Falls. Church members … More C3 Oxford Falls recognised by community
David Van Biema wrote in Time in 2008: Has the so-called Prosperity gospel turned its followers into some of the most willing participants — and hence, victims — of the current financial crisis? That’s what a scholar of the fast-growing brand of Pentecostal Christianity believes. While researching a book on black televangelism, says … More The Prosperity Gospel and the GFC
The Church is active globally reaching people in places many of us can’t. This is a new kind of post featuring Christian charities which are touching lives through the freewill giving of people who care.
Medical science uses interesting terminology when it comes to abortion statistics. The following article, from the British Medical Journal, refers to two kinds of abortion; one that is merely categorised as abortion, and the other called unsafe abortion, which gives the impression that the former is safe abortion without actually saying it. Global abortion rate … More When is abortion ever safe?
An intriguing article on the benefits of generosity and giving from The Pulse, an ABC online magazine: THE GIFT OF GIVING REAPS HEALTHY REWARDS It’s now clear that doing good for others without any expectation of reward – known as behaving altruistically – can give you better physical and mental health and even help you … More Lifestyle of giving shown to be beneficial
In 2008 Mike Gugglielmucci dropped a bombshell in Pentecostal and Evangelical circles by admitting that he had faked cancer for at least 2 years. His song “You’re my Healer” was on the latest Hillsong CD release, and he his story of bravely facing up to his illness and believing for victory had inspired many. Now … More The Church of St Groupthink
An extraordinary attack on tennis legend Margaret Court by lesbian activist Kerryn Phelps underlines the Christophobia of some gay lobbyists. Court is also the Senior Pastor of a megachurch in Perth, Western Australia, holds traditional views of marriage, and is opposed to the controversial proposals being put forward by the left of the Labour Party … More Margaret Court attacked for expressing opinion on gay marriage