the art of… listening

Australian Baptists all around the country celebrated of Global Mission through Global Interaction during the month of May. Following on from this, I wanted to share an important skill and trait that I believe is critical for our own discipleship, and that is the skill or, the “art of listening carefully”. It is a skill that I myself was reminded of during May Mission Month (more…)

If necessary, use words

There’s good news for Christians who’ve only ever experienced angst about evangelism due to feeling inadequate at delivering compelling Gospel presentations and convincing apologetic masterpieces that turn sceptics into true believers. (more…)

Preaching To Goldfish

You know all those jokes you’ve made your whole life about the attention span of a goldfish? Well you’re not much better, in fact you’re probably worse. Researchers have found that the average attention span of humans has decreased from twelve seconds in the year 2000 (when the mobile phone revolution began) to eight seconds in 2015. (more…)