With great power….

Went to see Spiderman 2 today. What can I say? (without giving spoilers..) awesome. quite awesome. What I particularly love about the Spiderman film is the great iconography, particularly the Stars and Stripes which permeate the film. Particularly clever was one brief snip where Spidey hangs off a spike on the top of a building […]

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Skiing and the gospel

Off for a week skiing with a bunch of HSC students. It’s a Christian thing – I’ll be doing 5 talks over the week. Do please pray that we will have a good time and that the campers will come to know and love the Lord.

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quick update

Went to see Supersize me!!!! this morning. Quite excellent film and, I have to admit, more convincing than I wanted it to be. For the sort of film that you knew it was going to be I don’t think it was overdone, certainly not like a Michael Moore. Next; I have decided that The Apprentice […]

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Much to say….

Yesterday was one of the best days I’ve had in a long time. I got up at a stupid hour, 4:20am, to go and watch England beat Croatia 4-2 in the European Championships. Then off to the fast-food chain who I may not name for breakfast. We did not supersize. Much of the day was […]

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Interesting…

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Conversations with Charis

Yes, I had my first conversation with Charis today. It went like this: Charis: eee, ooop. eeeh..aaah… eee. Me: hello Darling!! ah you talking to me? C: aaaaa, eeeee, oop. oo. aaaaah…he M: I see, what else do you want to tell me? C: eeeeh, pffl, aaaa.. ooooo It was magical. Her syntax was all […]

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always searching for sermon illustrations

Last night I understood in my heart something that I had only ever relaly understood in my head. Charis had wind, a lot of wind. She was having trouble releasing it and we were up in the early hours of the morning gently burping and farting and trying to ease the pain. needless to say […]

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Speeding fine

Man, I’m annoyed. I just got my first ever traffic violation – a A$203 fine for going 60kph in a 40kph zone. (That’s US$146 and GPB76 respectively – care of Universal Currency Converter) So, 2 notes to self i make sure you know exactly what the speed limit is when you’re driving – these Australian […]

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