So my mobile phone died last week, and I’ve been feeling a combination of things. Unconnected. And, liberated. Weird! The conclusion is that I’ll have to buy a new phone, which seems like a silly idea knowing how little I’ve really used it recently. It really has become more of an ‘emergency-use-only’ type appendage anyway. … Continue reading
To the “Ambassadors of Holiness”, and other people thinking about their calling and vocation in Christ. “Make no mistake, the adventure you now commence will demand the best of you. The world will not always be kind to you. It will not always welcome you. It will not always treat you with respect. You may … Continue reading
Chocolate leaves a bitter taste September 18, 2008 It is enjoyed by millions of connoisseurs around the world, but in recent years chocolate has started to leave an unpleasant aftertaste. Canadian author Carol Off, whose book alerted readers to the ethical quagmire of chocolate consumption when it was released two years ago, is currently in … Continue reading
How does this quote make you feel? “Drinking fair trade coffee is a great starting point. But our commitment to justice must extend beyond sipping the right coffee. Sometimes in the west we tend to find ways to do what we’re already doing (i.e., drinking coffee or shopping) in a slightly more equitable way and … Continue reading
Wow! What a weekend! Saturday 19th April was Freedom Day in the city of Perth! 😀 The Salvos and other freedom fighters (world vision, ywam, and a myriad of others..) were out in full strength to walk for freedom in the city. We blew up balloons, we banged drums, we raised banners and we walked in strength … Continue reading
Not that I want you to stop looking at the poster for Freedom Day, but, I found this today.