Monthly Archives: April 2012

ANZAC Day & the power of forgiveness. An account of the conversion to Christianity of the World War II Japanese “Hero of Pearl Harbour” and a US Prisoner of War held by the Japanese for 3 years. Continue reading

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Church Finances Thank you to those who have increased or renewed your giving  to repay the church mortgage.  Giving has grown to $24,000 in March.  However, our General Church giving has dropped to $9,000 behind budget.  This is 22% behind … Continue reading

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We had a lot of new visitors this Easter which is very encouraging for our efforts to pray, invite and letter box drop. Attendance at Easter Sunday 9.30 church was higher than last year and “enhanced” by the never to … Continue reading

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Have you ever thought that Christmas makes no sense without Easter? The Easter events are why Jesus was born.  Mary rejoiced at the news of Jesus’ conception that “My spirit rejoices in God my Saviour”.  She needed saving just as … Continue reading

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Question: If you are supposed to be a loving and powerful God, why do you allow (cause?) such suffering and evil in the world, especially in the lives of good people? Answer: Ultimately, sin is at the heart of suffering. Since … Continue reading

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Q&A 2

Your question is … “I attended the debate tonight and found it both entertaining  and thought provoking. Once a practicing Christian, I’m now admittedly a pretty hard nut to crack, while at the same time sympathetic to Christians and their faith.  … Continue reading

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