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News, reviews, commentary and perspectives on how to share Jesus creatively.

Church As The Heart Of A Community

Sitting in the foyer of the Goodlife Centre for just a few minutes gives you a good picture of how much Goodlife Church is the heart of its local community Read more

Emerging Evangelists Recap 2018

What do a Congolese singer based in QLD, a retired bank manager from TAS, a youth worker from Somalia, a young farming couple from regional VIC, a discount food retailer Read more

As you are going: studies in evangelism

There are two obstacles when it comes to training in evangelism.  The first is inspiring people to want to be involved and the second is equipping people to be involved.  Read more

What happens when you open your heart and home to young families?

You may have heard of a DVD series called ‘What’s in the Bible’ by Veggie Tales creator, Phil Vischer. It’s an overview of the bible from genesis to revelation, through Read more

Easter Offering 2018 – Partnering together to help Australian Baptists share Jesus

Baptist Churches across Australia have been taking up a special offering at Easter, for over thirty years, for the work of evangelism, through the ministry of Crossover. Crossover is Australian Read more

Inspiring new ministries: Path Light Radio

In 2015 my wife and I attended the Emerging Evangelists conference in Melbourne hosted by Crossover. At the conference we learned that in a recent Australian survey only 7% of Read more

God’s love – how are you sharing it?

But God showed his great love for us by sending Christ to die for us while we were still sinners. And since we have been made right in God’s Read more

Emerging Evangelists 2018

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Why Christmas? ABM Christmas Message 2017

Christmas 2017 is upon us with all its accompanying celebration, connection and cheer for many and its tensions and loneliness for others. When we consider the effort exerted in present Read more

Being Present

“Birger Nygaard once commented that he found the expression ‘missional church’ redundant.  It sounds, he said, like ‘female women’.  If it isn’t female, it isn’t a woman.  Likewise, if it Read more