Could This Short Video Revolutionise The Marriage Debate?

Revolutions are started by YouTube videos. Could this short video revolutionise people’s understanding of what marriage is, and why redefining it is a bad idea?   Check out the video for yourself here:   Further reading: For a website that makes the case for man-woman marriage for the sake of children, check out http://thembeforeus.com/. 

What Alan Rickman Taught Me About War

'Eye in the Sky' is One Thought-Provoking Movie.

Imagine you find out about a planned suicide bombing, which was to take place in the next few hours. Up to 80 innocent men, women, and children could be massacred. And imagine you have the power to stop it. You need only give the order, and a Drone would shoot a satellite-guided missile into the […]

No Love From Charlie

Charlie Pickering Didn't Respond...But Many Others Did

Dear Charlie, I realise you’re a busy man. And so I didn’t expect you to respond to the letter I wrote you, about your Safe Schools TV segment. However, I did get responses from many other people. And one common response warrants further exploration. I made the allegation that Safe Schools Coalition wasn’t merely an […]

Interview With A Sexologist

Dr Patricia Weerakoon on Challenges Facing Christians.

Dr. Patricia Weerakoon is a Christian Doctor, academic, and professional Sexologist, working at Sydney University. She is also the author of a number of books, including Teen Sex By the Book, which aims to show teenagers that God’s design for sex is best. I caught up with Dr. Weerakoon to continue my series hearing from […]

Dear Safe Schools Coalition: I Have Questions

An Open Letter To The Australian Safe Schools Coalition.

Dear Safe Schools Coalition, I understand it’s been a big week for you, with so much media exposure. No doubt you’re feeling under the spotlight. And yet, you’re determined to continue your work, which you describe as: [M] aking a difference in the lives of thousands of young people across Australia by saying no to […]

Let’s End Freedom Of Speech

4 Reasons To Get Rid Of This Troublesome Freedom

It’s become obvious to me and many other observers that a growing number of people on the secular Left are giving up on freedom of speech – not their own freedom, but their opponents’ freedom. Left-leaning USA today reporter Kirsten Powers is a very strong voice for freedom of speech, calling out many among the […]

How Free Societies Commit Suicide.

The Internal Threats That Undermine Freedom.

In my first year as a university chaplain I was almost kicked off campus. A gay-rights activist had it in for me, and for the Christian students I worked with. This gentleman didn’t like the fact we held to the Bible’s teachings (including on topics such as sexuality). And the University authorities supported him, meaning I had to […]

How To Destroy Your Church…Effortlessly.

Why Assuming The Gospel Is Deadly For The Church.

If you’re a Christian leader, there are many ways to destroy your church. Some of the more popular methods include: Committing adultery. Starting a controversy that divides your church. Or stealing from the general giving. They’re all successful ways of ruining your ministry. However, all of these activities take effort on your part. But what […]

Do We Cause Islamist Terrorism?

What The Eastern European Experience Teaches Us About Terrorism.

Let me start with a public confession. It’s a little embarrassing. But here goes: When I was 10 years old, I wanted to start a revolution against the dictatorship ruling my homeland. There. I’ve said it. I wanted to start a revolution against the government of communist Hungary (as it was at the time). As […]

5 Important Things We Should Consider After The #ParisAttacks

Understanding Islamist Terrorism.

So here we are again. In the space of less than a year, we’ve seen Australia come to a standstill with the Lindt Cafe terror siege. We’ve seen  Paris come to a standstill with the Charlie Hebdo massacre. And now, just a mere 10 months after Charlie Hebdo, the people of Paris have just experienced […]