To Mr Drum, I am writing to you this evening regarding Prime Minister Malcolm Turnbull’s announcement today that any Asylum Seeker who arrived by boat after mid-2013 would be permanently … Continue reading Letter to Mr Damian Drum, Federal Member for Murray
In Australia, Asylum Seekers has been a major, divisive issue for a long time. Just recently, following a High Court appeal, Churches around Australia are offering sancturary to Asylum Seekers … Continue reading Prayer for Asylum Seekers
Hi Brett, I write to you in regards to your suggestion to quarantine the increase of humanitarian refugees to Christians (and other persecuted minorities) from Syria and Iraq. While I … Continue reading E-mail to Brett Whiteley, MP re Humanitarian Intake
As I viewed the multitude of Happy New Year posts, and posts reflecting on our years, I noticed a bit of a trend. A lot of people were commenting on … Continue reading Happy New Year?
As has been my tradition, every sermon that I preach will be posted here. This sermon, The Prince of Peace, was given at The Salvation Army Devonport on Sunday 21 December, … Continue reading Prince of Peace
This is part five and the final part in my Vision and Mission sermons at The Salvation Army Devonport. View all of the sermons here. The reading for today was Luke … Continue reading Reforming Society (Vision and Mission Part 5)
Our God, Our God, we have hit a low point in our nation. In our fear, we have put people in situations where they have faced the very thing they … Continue reading Lament for Manus
A couple of nights ago, I attended an event that looked at the issue of asylum seekers, and where to now. The event was very well attended – they were … Continue reading What now for asylum seekers?
In Luke 10, we find the “Parable of the Good Samaritan”, where an expert in the law comes to Jesus and asks, “what must I do to inherit eternal life?” … Continue reading Who is my neighbour?