Church life

This Church has grown by 550% in 3 years

February 3, 2019 | tara singThe saints at Hope Church Leppington are celebrating

Do the Bible, Colin style

January 28, 2019 | karen beilharzFam! Bam! Bible Jam! by Colin Buchanan

Getting people to your Church AGM - is it worth the effort?

January 20, 2019 | hannah thiem“It’s important to note that the younger congregations are the future of the church"

[Testimony] How a pre-schoolers program helped me come to Christ

January 20, 2019 | "Even though I grew up in a loving home and I considered myself a non-practising Christian, in hindsight I can see that I didn’t know God."

The harvest is plentiful - but the workers are few

December 16, 2018 | mike dickerThere is no shortage of paid ministry positions for trainee or qualified ministers. Demand is high. Supply is low.

[TESTIMONY] Meet the Year 12 student who won NSW Young Australian of the Year

December 2, 2018 | tara singHer faith in God underpins all she does, with her passion for science leading her to improve the welfare of others.

What your morning tea says about your multicultural ministry

November 25, 2018 | peter linWhat does a plate of biscuits and a cup of tea say about your church’s attitude to reaching the nations? More than you think, according to Bishop Peter Lin.

[TESTIMONY] Foster care when you know you will have to say goodbye

November 22, 2018 | tara singFive-and-a-half years ago the foster care journey began for Linley and Phillip Todd from St Luke’s, Liverpool.

6 local churches come together to support SRE

November 11, 2018 | judy adamsonMore than 200 supporters from six local churches came together to allow ministry go forward.

Roughing it for Rough Edges

October 21, 2018 | Rough Edges has between 70 and 150 homeless patrons come through its doors each week for a meal and a sense of community.

Meet the third Indigenous student ever to attend Moore College

October 14, 2018 | chase kuhn"I want to help show forth healthy mission that is truly gospel driven. I think this starts in the local church."

Witnessing to God’s love through grief

October 7, 2018 | judy adamsonThere is a real opportunity for witness in the way that we grieve.

Supporting older people’s needs for intimacy and sexuality

October 1, 2018 | patricia weerakoonNever has there been a more urgent need to encourage loving relationships in married partners and within the church family.

Is it possible to be “intoxicated” with love into your 60s, 70s… and even 90s?

October 1, 2018 | patricia weerakoonSeniors rejoicing and glorifying God as they celebrate intimacy is clearly God’s plan.

From the Bible: the purpose and experience of singleness

September 26, 2018 | tara singAn important change in the discourse around singleness is happening in our churches.