Monday, April 25th, 2011

The Long Weekend

Easter long weekend is extra long this year in Australia as Easter Monday also coincides with the ANZAC Day, which then warrants it having another holiday on its honour on …


Sunday, April 18th, 2010

Ransomed and paid in full

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=p8YRapsaRfE
 
In January 1991 I was baptised at Bethesda Church in Bandung – I was reminded of the momentous event today as I watched fifteen members of the Edge Church in …


Monday, April 5th, 2010

The end of the long weekend

After a relaxing Easter long weekend, it’s really hard to think that I will need to get into the routine again on Monday. Even though my life as a student …


Wednesday, March 17th, 2010

A grumpy old man

 
Sometimes I feel that I’m becoming a grumpy old man – the reason tonight is because a group of folks at church want to have a major event targetting the …


Friday, February 5th, 2010

The Chosen Vessel

I attended the Vision Launch meeting at the Edge Church tonight, down at South Campus. I was blessed by the message and the worship and when Pastor Danny shared this …


Sunday, January 24th, 2010

Zoom, zoom! Ondé-ondé!

 
Time seems to march even faster thesedays – it seems like it was only last week that I was planning to head back to Indonesia for my wedding, and now …


Wednesday, December 30th, 2009

An unconventional wedding – Part 3

Wedding days are usually packed with activities, and mine was certainly fully scheduled from sunup to sundown. After completing the tea ceremonies, we made our way to church for the …


Saturday, December 26th, 2009

My last singleton Christmas

I woke up this morning to the sound of Christmas carols – I thought perhaps the occupant across the gangway was in a really festive mood. I only realised that …


Sunday, November 8th, 2009

At ten minutes to midnight

 
It’s 11.50pm on Sunday and it’s a hot night here in Adelaide and it’s still around 28C outside! :O I’m sitting in the dark living room with the A/C softly …


Sunday, October 25th, 2009

Good, old-fashioned faith

 
It is a well-known phenomenon that many churches in the western world are filled only by the seniors – younger members of the congregation have fled elsewhere, preferring the comfort …