Longing

Part of my bible college degree is "Spiritual Formation". It's 3 year long subjects that cover a variety of topics, mostly centered around finding wholeness. This year, a focus has been on relationships. I was reading something today that resonated with me. Every person is wired to ‘long’: single & longing to be married single or …

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I Don’t Want To Waste My Life – Part 2

As day after day comes to an end, I'm feeling really frustrated that most of my life feels like it hardly matters. Quick Rundown of my typical day: 5:30 Wake-up and get to the gym 7:15 Back home 8:20 Leave for work 9-5 At work 5:50 Back home again. Cook dinner/eat/clean up/maybe get some chores …

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Can leaving people be loving people?

If I'm trying to be like Jesus, understanding his priorities is paramount. a Luke 5:15-16 recently surprised me: “great crowds gathered to hear him and to be healed of their infirmities. But he would withdraw to desolate places and pray” a There's a clear opportunity to help people and he leaves. Why would he do …

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Foundations: An introduction

Whether you're aware of it or not, you are a theologian. You hold beliefs about God, Jesus, salvation and life. A big part of my journey has been choosing to, intentionally, work out what I've subconsciously believed. With all the competing world views out there, is one of them true? What does it look like? …

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I Don’t Want To Waste My Life – Part 1

Someone congratulated me on getting married the other day, and followed up by telling me it was her 17th wedding anniversary on the weekend. The all too common phrase "the years certainly pass very quickly" actually made me stop and think for a second. I'm 25 this year. Google tells me that on average Australians live …

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