Category: Features

Christian Students Uniting the Church for Climate Action

The Climate Crisis When it comes to climate change, the evidence is clear. The average global temperature increased by 0.85°C between 1880 and 2012. The average global...

August – Encountering a world-changing Jesus

4 August • Luke 12:13-21 Of all the texts in all of scripture, this is perhaps the most challenging to our current culture. Society (in the western world) is built...

On earth, as in heaven: the key to The Lord’s Prayer

The lectionary for this Sunday contains a very familiar passage in the Gospel reading. It is the short version, recorded by Luke, of the prayer we name as The Lord’s...

Puzzling out what the PM meant by love, judgement, and prayer

What did Prime Minister Scott Morrison mean when he declared in front of 30,000 people at the recent Hillsong annual conference that Australia “needs more love and...

Missing Piece of McGuire’s The Final Quarter Apology

There has been a lot of commentary surrounding The Final Quarter, the documentary on Adam Goodes that had its free-to-air premiere on 18 July, but one comment in...

Connecting to the Divine

On 12-14 July, the inaugural Art and Theology Symposium was held at St Luke’s Anglican church in Woy Woy. With a very high calibre of presenters it proved to be a...

What Christians Mean By “Freedom”

Following national discussions of religious freedom and freedom of speech, Western lectionaries recently turned the attention of Christians toward the words of St....

Second Coming finally debuts

After being pulled from DC/Vertigo and subsequently picked up by a new publisher, Mark Russell’s new series Second Coming is now available. The series depicts Jesus as...

Delivering homes, not just words

In her first press conference, the newly elected leader of the NSW Labor Party Jodie McKay expressed her willingness to work alongside Premier Gladys Berejiklian to...

Evangelion and the crisis of translation

Earlier this month, the famed anime series Neon Genesis: Evangelion finally made its way to the streaming service Netflix. More than twenty years old, it remains well...