Micah Challenge – Shine the Light Brisbane (7-9 Nov)

This November, the churches of Brisbane are joining together with Micah Challenge for Shine the Light Brisbane (7-9 Nov), a weekend of worship and advocacy events one week prior to the G20 Leaders’ Summit in Brisbane which aims to raise awareness around the impact of tax dodging and corruption on developing nations and influence G20…

On Prayer – Shirley Timmins

Prayer is a relationship, not a project. As a child of God, (1 John 3:1) He has lavished His Father love on us. When prayer becomes this ‘activity’ we do: we try to wake early, we try to set a goal, to make time… our prayer life becomes a project. Jesus didn’t first, “find time” to…

It’s All About Identity

Last Saturday, around 70 ladies gathered at BRBC to hear guest speaker Aleida Falkiner talk about Identity. We thank the Aleida and the BRBC women’s ministry team for putting together a Spirit-filling day for ladies from all walks of life. We asked one of the ladies to share her experience from the day:   Why did u…

Brent’s Adventure

I don’t normally give a commentary when I’m on holidays, but this week on I’m on leave and going on a bit of an adventure. You may recall the cattle drove that I helped run last year – well in 2014 a related event is happening near Gunnedah in NSW. I’m working with an organisation…

Voices for Justice 2014 – Shine the Light

In 2014, Voices focused on the Shine the Light campaign, which seeks to tackle tax dodging and corruption. Our very own Benton Wecker and Simon Kennedy took part in this campaign which was held over four days in Canberra, engaging politicians and drawing their attention to significant issues relating to international aid. Benton’s written an article…