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October 13, 2019

Now on the way to Jerusalem he travelled along the border between Samaria and Galilee. As he entered one of the villages, ten lepers came to meet him. They stood some way off and called to him, ‘Jesus! Master! Take pity on us.’ When he saw them he said, ‘Go and show yo...

August 23, 2019

Parents understand that their work is never complete, there is always something else to be done, loads of washing, another permission note to be signed and a new challenge to helping our children navigate their way through life. A common response amongst parents to the...

July 26, 2019

In 2014, spoken-word artist Gary Turk urged the world to ‘look up’ from their phone, to give people their love not their ‘like’ and proposed that we were creating smart phones and dumb people. The other day I scurried along to meet a friend for coffee at a small shoppi...

June 28, 2019

The following reflections are the synthesis of research and pondering in the lead up to the Guinness and God Series hosted by ACU and the Archdiocese of Canberra Goulburn. The title of our discussion was “Belong – Encounter in the Church” and is the first in a series w...

May 24, 2019

Mathematics has never been my strongest suit, except for the gold medal I won in the grade 5 multiplication competition (#humblebrag), so the thought of balancing equations and memorising formulas generally sends me into a cold sweat. Imagine my horror as the guest spe...

March 23, 2019

I’ve often struggled to make sense of Mark’s account of Jesus and the Canaanite woman who falls at his feet asking for Him to cure her daughter (Mk 7: 24-30). And Jesus’s response? “Let the children be fed first. For it is not right to take the food of the children and...

February 15, 2019

After finishing a slow breakfast with my daughter on the front balcony of the home we were staying at the beach, I was invited by my four year old to join her in the garden. She is very comfortable in the outdoors and we often enjoy watching her roaming our backyard, d...

January 31, 2019

When was the last time you laughed out loud, giggled until your ribs hurt or your mouth ached? My six-year-old son and I recently enjoyed a good laugh as we edited a short video of his younger sister riding her bike (with the ‘Jaws’ theme song behind it) as her first a...

December 27, 2018

As a father of four children, I have noticed the pattern of toys, clothing, and equipment flowing in and out of our house like the currents of the ocean. We tend to reach high tide around the end of the year as all the old, worn out and unloved items begin to clutter o...

September 19, 2018

As you stumble out of bed for another term of lesson planning, marking, reporting and administrivia, do you ever wonder what gets you passionate about teaching? We certainly aren’t lured back to our classrooms with lucrative salaries and bonuses, so what feeds our appe...

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