Top Ten 2021 Articles

Forgive me, dear readers, we’re a whole week into 2022 and I still haven’t posted a “Top Ten” list for last year. It was a weird 12 months, wasn’t it? Covid obviously dominated our thoughts but it also led to a kicking of the Anglican can down the road. We were meant to meet in […]

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What’s Your Measure?

Something just occurred to me about the Covid numbers we’re seeing here in NSW. Here’s the recent reported cases over the past 14 days: It’s a fascinating image. We see a clear start of the Omicron wave and then it appears to level out. Cases have floated around 20k/day for the last 3/4 days. But […]

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Sitting in the Front Row

A few weeks ago my wife and I had the great joy of going to see the musical Hamilton. We don’t go to the theatre much and these tickets were a lottery prize. As a result we got sat right in middle of the very front row. It’s not a seat that many would enjoy. […]

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Religious Discrimination: Why I Welcome a National Law

The Religious Discrimination Bill 2021 and related legislation which is now before the Federal Parliament, is much-needed and long-awaited. While not perfect, it has many good aspects which Christians—as well as those of other faiths and all Australians—ought to welcome. First, it fills a huge gap in Australian legislation. Did you know that here in Sydney where […]

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November 2021 Logos Deals

As a Logos Bible Software affiliate I’ve got access to some of their best offers. Want to update your library or even start using Logos for the first time? Just click on the images to check out the deals below. Black Friday Early Bird Specials: Lexham Press During November’s Monthly Sale, weekly Pre-Black Friday deals […]

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Podcast: The Covid/Church Conversation

Last week I sat down with my Stand Firm colleagues to think out aloud about some of what has happened over the past few months as the Church has grappled with the politics of Covid and the influence of U.S. politics and political commentators. Trust it’s helpful. https://s3.amazonaws.com/sfpodcast/071-Stand-Firm-Podcast.mp3Podcast: Play in new window | DownloadSubscribe: RSS

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Reformation Anglican Worship – Competition Winner

Thanks everyone for entering our competition and a huge thanks to The Wandering Bookseller for making this happen. Here’s the winner…. Reformation Anglican Worship book giveaway Congrats to Alexander Purnomo! The Wandering Bookseller will be in touch shortly! At the time of writing the Wandering Bookseller are offering a special deal on Reformation Anglican Worship. Normally priced […]

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Book Giveaway – Reformation Anglican Worship

You’ve read the review, now you can win a copy of the book! We’ve teamed up with The Wandering Bookseller to giveaway a copy of Michael Jensen’s latest book Reformation Anglican Worship! One lucky Australian winner will be sent a copy. Sorry overseas readers, we can’t include you this time around! Reformation Anglican Worship book […]

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Book Review – Reformation Anglican Worship

Reformation Anglican Worship by Michael Jensen is the latest volume in The Reformation Anglican Essentials Library. As its name suggests it provides a thorough survey of the principles of Anglican worship found in the denomination’s Reformation legacy. For what is obviously a scholarly work, Reformation Anglican Worship is a surprisingly enjoyable read. Jensen has found […]

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