Mission-minded church

Day One - a breath of fresh air

August 29, 2011 | Michael KellahanOxygen is big. Enormous. The room is massive - big enough to build big trains. And full of Christian leaders. 2300 leaders from all over the country and beyond.

Tilting the plateau

August 23, 2011 | Raj GuptaThe sad reality is that many churches are on a plateau.

Leadership is as easy as falling off a cliff

August 16, 2011 | Michael KellahanThere's nothing like your teacher falling off a cliff to focus the mind. Ironically he was the designated 'safety officer' for our bushwalk.

One size doesn’t fit all

August 9, 2011 | Raj GuptaDriscoll, Keller and now - McIntosh on churches of different sizes.

John Stott’s legacy

August 2, 2011 | Michael KellahanNo one else shaped the way Sydney Anglicans preach today as much as John Stott. Will his legacy continue in the next generation of preachers?

Show me the money

July 26, 2011 | Raj GuptaHow should we be thinking about our church's financial position?

To rent or not to rent?

July 19, 2011 | Michael KellahanShould we lease out our buildings to other churches? I've felt a twinge of guilt every time I've said 'No'.

The ‘leadership’ chasm

July 12, 2011 | Raj GuptaAs we face the election of our next Archbishop in two years we need to consider what 'leadership' looks like.

Facing the scars

July 6, 2011 | Michael KellahanYou're a priest?' 'Well, Anglican minister actually...' The fear flickered through her eyes before she could hide it.

Buildings or people?

June 28, 2011 | Raj GuptaMinistry is about people but we need to make sure our buildings are up to scratch.

What’s right with the live animal trade?

June 23, 2011 | Archie PoulosWhat can we learn from the recent live meat export debate.

Involvement in social good

June 17, 2011 | Archie PoulosI find universal agreement that Christians should be involved in doing good. I want to ask why bother, what does it look like and why do we sometimes find it so hard?

A New Way to Mission?

June 2, 2011 | Archie PoulosCan we recapture some of the best of mission past?

What makes us tick?

May 31, 2011 | Raj Gupta10 desires that make Aussies tick.

Soup for the soul

May 24, 2011 | Michael KellahanNothing deepens the quality of relationships in a church as much as eating together.