Food for thought and soul including observations and reflective opinion pieces on current issues.
What is it about a new year, month, week or day that offers a chance for a do-over? How many of us have made well-meaning decisions about changes we wanted to make and these lined up with a ‘new’ moment?
It’s time to get to the heart of the Christmas story—God with us in our broken world.
Some people prepare for Christmas months in advance. I tip my hat to these uber-organised souls, but I’m not one of them.
Open your eyes to your hunger for God. Open your heart and mind to the possibility that God exists.
Just after midnight on 14 November, many around New Zealand had a rude awakening. A 7.8 earthquake struck 20 km south-east of Hanmer Springs and was felt up and down the country. I
The words of an angel helped Mary keep going when the path was hard.
We ask New Zealand’s quirkiest TV reporter Tim Wilson to ‘take us home’. And we discovered he is not only the likeable guy on the telly, but a best-selling novelist who found love later in life. Most of all, he’s a man transformed by faith.
As the New Zealand, Fiji and Tonga Territory kicks off a year of non-stop prayer, it's time to rediscover our prayer voices.
Professor Jonathan Boston believes that many Christians are displaying ‘an appalling witness to the gospel’ when it comes to caring for God’s creation, and we need a complete transformation.