Making Sense of Noah

Noah

A little while ago I was sitting at the table with my wife and 8 year old daughter. It was dinner time and our daughter had her new Bible with her. It’s an NIV and she was excited about it because it’s her first full Bible, so she wanted to read some of it at the table. She decided she wanted to …

Dear Journalists

Journalism

Dear New Zealand journalists, Over the last few months I have had a chance to sit down and have one on one conversations with a few of you across various news outlets. This has included people from print, television, radio, and online news. I’ve had that chance because I set up a simple little charity focused on stepping into life …

Engaging Ramadan as a Christian Minister

Christian doing Ramadan

This year I am engaging in Ramadan, the Islamic month of fasting. Being an ordained Christian minister I know this raises many questions and for some, concerns. I want to take the opportunity to explain why and how I am doing this, and in the conversation that follows in the comments section, I can further answer any questions. Allow me …

Spare a Thought and a Prayer

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In my work in the media space I had a couple of friends who work with news stories, that commented to me recently on the latest video that has come from ISIS. It’s the one that depicts the brutal killing of more men in Libya. This time the victims are reported to be Ethiopian Christians. In the past I’ve chatted …