Living the Gospel

In this message, our “We are BRBC” vision series looked at our 3rd focus area of Living the Gospel. Dan’s message was about being “Intentional, not Intense”. He didn’t start with the reasons why we’re not effective in gospelising those around us. Diagnosing the reasons why churches aren’t growing due to the lack of missional intent…

Growth and Change

A new year has begun, and with it new challenges and opportunities. Who knows what the year ahead will hold!? What we can say with certainty, however, is the One who holds eternity in His hand is sovereign over all. We can trust our God wholly in His character, goodness and, in faith, hold onto…

Merry Christmas!

Of all the customs surrounding Christmas, it occurs to me the most singular, the most distinctive, is the custom of giving one another gifts. You realize how unique that is. There are other special occasions, birthdays, anniversaries, weddings, Father’s Days, Mother’s Days, and so on, in which somebody is given gifts. You bring your gifts…

Thank You!

Our Carols on Sunday evening was the first I was involved and I came away with a greater appreciation of the remarkable individuals who pull together as a team to make them happen. There are simply way too many to name and I’ve inevitably missed some, but here’s a couple of people who were working…

The Fight Against Extremists

The continual global unrest can be quite disconcerting. Extremists promoting violence and bloodshed is to be condemned- but that it’s happening in “God’s” name is more frightening. It reminds me of the 2011 Norway massacre where a lone gunmen who identified as a Christian fundamentalist was part of the deadliest attack in Norway since WW2.…

All About Living – Dan

All About Living are a not-for-profit organisation in Sandgate that provides services to the North Brisbane, Pine Rivers and Redcliffe communities. For over 20 years they have been helping people to manage their daily activities and engage with the community. They specialise in assisting the aged, people with a disability, people with mental health conditions and…