Here’s the whole set of Meet the Nativity videos from Speak Life. And when you’re done with that, check out the ebook, Four Kinds of Christmas.
Stille Nacht, heilige Nacht, Alles schläft; einsam wacht Nur das traute hochheilige Paar. Holder Knabe im lockigen Haar, Schlaf in himmlischer Ruh! Schlaf in himmlischer Ruh! Stille Nacht, heilige Nacht, Hirten erst kundgemacht Durch der Engel Halleluja, Tönt es laut von fern und nah: Christ, der Retter ist da! Christ, der Retter ist da! Stille […]
A great article by Eternity newspaper on the many different struggles people face at Christmas and how we can respond… I don’t know about you, but I’m honestly not really looking forward to Christmas Day. Call me ‘Negative Nancy’ – that’s ok, I can handle it. It seems like everyone around me is eagerly awaiting […]
From SydneyAnglicans.net The Oxford English Dictionary has named ‘post-truth’ the international word of the year. This is not surprising given that the Brexit vote and US election were enmeshed in what is being called post-truth politics. Let’s face it – there is so much ‘post-truth’ around. The rise of social media has been fuelled by people who […]
…which makes my soul at haste to be with Jesus Christ the Apple Tree.
All out of darkness we have light Which made the angels sing this night Glory to God and peace to men Now and forevermore. Amen!
Merry Christmas to all my readers!
It must have been an incredible experience for those shepherds on the hills outside Bethlehem. Huddled around the fire for warmth they had no idea what was about to happen… Luke 2:9 An angel of the Lord appeared to them, and the glory of the Lord shone around them, and they were terrified. These days, […]
Like the rest of Sydney I woke up this morning to the awful news that the siege in Martin Place has ended with the death of two of the hostages and the gunman. Lives are shattered and we begin to ask why and how this happened. As we learn more about the lone gunman we […]
So it’s Xmas season again. I don’t know about you but I used to have a real bee in my bonnet about that “X”; pushing Christ out of Christmas etc. etc. And here’s the thing – perhaps it is but it doesn’t have to. The better way is to subvert and reclaim what our culture […]