Food for thought and soul including observations and reflective opinion pieces on current issues.
Ruby Deva Rose Gerrand-McKerrow passed away aged 15, from an undiagnosed heart condition. Ruby’s family, Kim, Andrew, Crystal and Jesse, share their memories of a much-loved daughter and sister gone too soon.
Wonderthrift's Lucy AitkenRead on the power of fair trade products.
If Kiwis have a pilgrimage, Gallipoli has to be it. This is a sacred space, and its messages still resonate today.
An Easter message from The Salvation Army's internal leader, General André Cox.
Lucy AitkenRead is a popular blogger on thrifty and environmentally-friendly living. Now she joins War Cry as a regular guest columnist, giving readers the chance to apply Lucy’s stylish and eco-friendly know-how to their lives.
Darren Elkington asks why we are so quick to judge people who sin differently to ourselves.
We’re almost half-way through the season of Lent, but there’s still time to gain something meaningful from this season—and perhaps to give a little, too.
I’ve learnt there’s no right or wrong, no best or worst place to pray. But there is an instinctive desire in each of us to reach out to God.
The idea of ‘hospitality’ makes many of us stare shame-faced at the floor. The good news is that being a domestic goddess (or god) has nothing to do with the real, radical act of hospitality ... oh, but it does have something to do with our gothy-sweetheart Lorde.