Behind the news
June 14, 2009 | Justin MoffattChristianity Today reported last week of 'How Tim Keller Found Manhattan'. It is easy to idealise a church overseas. But here are some reflections on Redeemer from my experience.
June 6, 2009 | Justin MoffattThe team at The Chaser has been declaring war all over the place, and that is precisely their problem.
May 30, 2009 | Justin MoffattShane Hipps says the Internet "creates a permanent puberty of the mind". The speed at which it delivers information limits our capacity to understand and hampers wisdom.
May 23, 2009 | Justin MoffattA friend of mine saw the Sydney Morning Herald article '500 women in secret affairs with priests'. He wondered if I'd ever thought of the clerical collar as a 'bird catcher'.
May 16, 2009 | Justin MoffattActually I just started mine. But employment is not a given, and many who live and work in the city may not be sharing my sense of hope and newness.
May 10, 2009 | Justin MoffattRugby League's latest scandal, set to see Matthew Johns in the spotlight on tonight's Four Corners, raises questions about mission, morality and motivation.
May 2, 2009 | Justin MoffattHugh Jackman's revelation of the difficulties he and his wife have had adopting a baby highlights the silent suffering known by many in our churches.
April 25, 2009 | Justin MoffattHabbukuk and I have been friends since 1994, when I first got to know him and a few of his mates. He told me some fresh things this week about losing in crisis.
April 17, 2009 | Justin MoffattNews out of America: there has been a discussion on whether the US is still a 'Christian country'. This takes me back to lessons from my taxi-driving days.
April 11, 2009 | Justin MoffattDefrocked episcopal priest, the Rev Ann Redding's description of herself as merely a 'Christ follower' jars with the message of Easter.
April 4, 2009 | Justin MoffattNewt Gingrich's decision to become Roman Catholic as Tony Blair has done raises questions about the appeal of Catholicism, especially for Protestants.
March 25, 2009 | Justin MoffattMarcus Einfeld has appeared to be asking the public for forgiveness, while saying: "I lied, but I'm basically honest". I believe that his story is the human story.