Film & TV

[REVIEW] Ladies in black: Charming and Aussie

September 20, 2018 | judy adamsonFriendship, discovery, love, growing up and growing old are timeless themes

Answering the unaskable

September 2, 2018 | mike pagetIn a post-Christian era, our culture is fascinated by the Church 

A review of Crazy Rich Asians

August 19, 2018 | judy adamsonThe message is very clear that human worth is not, and never should be, rated by where we come from, who we know or what we own.

Revenge won’t fix Fatphobia

August 15, 2018 | hannah thiemA review of Insatiable by a Christian who has struggled with body image their whole life.

Rubbish television - What does God think of the War on Waste?

August 10, 2018 | tara singAustralia, we have a problem.

Six great podcasts to super-charge your commute

June 5, 2018 | hannah thiemWe are big fans of the podcasts which pastors are putting together! Podcasting is one of the best ways to engage deeply with the Bible online, and there are some great Christian options out there.

Solo: A Star Wars Story

May 24, 2018 | judy adamsonA long time ago in a galaxy pretty close by, Han Solo first appeared on our cinema screens in the original Star Wars film.

Everything you need to know about Season 2 of 13 Reasons Why

May 23, 2018 | tara singWith the most tweeted about show of 2017 back for a second season on Netflix, 13 Reasons Why continues to stir up controversy as they present some of the darkest moments of teens lives as confronting entertainment.

“TL:DR” - the podcasts revolutionising how we consume the Bible online.

May 20, 2018 | hannah thiemAlongside recommendations, holiday plans, shopping and socialising, lots of Christians are going online to supplement the teaching they receive from church.

Warts-and-all Christianity

April 25, 2018 | judy adamsonAmid the howls of anger these days at Christians in general, the Centre for Public Christianity has decided to tackle the criticism head-on.

Employable Me

April 19, 2018 | judy adamsonIn a perfect answer to the question of the value to workplaces of those with disability, Employable Me follows nine Australians with a range of neurological conditions such as autism, Fragile X, Asperger’s and Tourette’s Syndrome as they seek to find a job.

“Blessed are the meek”: a deep dive into The Handmaid’s Tale

April 19, 2018 | hannah thiemWhen The Handmaid’s Tale TV series came out in April last year, it was seen as creating striking parallels to society today. If we don’t agree with the society shown in The Handmaid’s Tale, how can we respond to the values represented in the Bible?

The good things about The Good Doctor

April 4, 2018 | russell powell“We hire Shaun, and we give hope to those people with limitations that those limitations are not what they think they are – that they do have a shot!

When it’s wrong to turn your back: A Review of Black Panther

February 21, 2018 | tara singThis is not to diminish the suffering of people in our city, but to help us remember that in our own city there are people who are struggling, and even more so around the world.

What motivates us to #ChooseKind?

December 6, 2017 | hannah steeleWonder is a powerful movie that shows the importance of being the bigger person, standing up against bullies, and choosing kind. Here's all you need to know about it before watching it with your kids