G'day From Steve

THE SECRET OF LIFE

September 18th, 2014|

For in him all things were created: things in heaven and on earth, visible and invisible, whether thrones or powers or rulers or authorities; all things have been created through him and for him. Colossians 1:16

When we begin to comprehend that Jesus was there at the beginning of all creation and that every day we […]

THE LIGHT OF THE WORLD

September 9th, 2014|

Jesus said, “I am the light of the world, He who follows me shall not walk in darkness but have the light of life”. John 8:12

I want to share this segment of a letter from our good friend Franklin Graham that I received this week. It helps every one of us put things into perspective […]

NOT ASHAMED OF THE GOSPEL

September 3rd, 2014|

For I am not ashamed of the gospel, because it is the power of God that brings salvation to everyone who believes: first to the Jew, then to the Gentile. Romans 1:16

On a recent trip to the very remote community of Mimili in South Australia I was captivated by what the locals in the desert […]

ON THE ROAD AGAIN

August 27th, 2014|

Come to me all you who are weary and burdened and I will give you rest. Matthew 11:28

Thanks for your patience for our weekly Prayer Points. It’s been good to have a few weeks break but we are now back on the road and getting back into the routine.

Kerrie and I are travelling throughout North […]

THE MESSAGE OF HOPE

July 29th, 2014|

Remember your leaders, who spoke the word of God to you. Consider the outcome of their way of life and imitate their faith. Jesus Christ is the same yesterday and today and forever. Hebrews 13:8

It was such an honour to take part in last weekends Celebration of the Good News in Mount Hagen, Papua New […]

THE CROSS AND ETERNITY

July 22nd, 2014|

Consider it pure joy, my brothers and sisters, whenever you face trials of many kinds, because you know that the testing of your faith produces perseverance. Let perseverance finish its work so that you may be mature and complete, not lacking anything. James 1:2-4

This picture reminds me that it was our sin that nailed Christ […]

THE STEADFAST LOVE OF THE LORD

July 8th, 2014|

The steadfast Love of the Lord never ceases. His mercies never come to an end. They are new every morning. Great is Your faithfulness. Lamentations 3:22-23

As I read some passages of God’s word at times I am overwhelmed by the absolute simplicity of His eternal love for us. Despite the failures of the past, His […]

HUMBLE HEROES OF THE FAITH

July 1st, 2014|

Early on in my ministry years I met a man who had paid a great price for the privilege of preaching the Gospel of Jesus Christ. He grew up as a traditional ‘law man’ in his country with a life long mandate to uphold the ancient laws of the tribal peoples. But when Limerick came […]

SOME THINGS MAKE NO SENSE

June 25th, 2014|

But the Lord is faithful and He will strengthen you and protect you from the evil one. 2 Thessalonians 3: 3

There’s something completely unpredictable about ministry in the outback. Whatever you are planning… expect that it will be different to that and dig deep into the realm of adaptability and you’ll be fine. Trust God […]

FROM CONCERTO CLASSICS TO THE SCRAP HEAP

June 17th, 2014|

The Lord makes firm the steps of the one who delights in him; though he may stumble, he will not fall, for the Lord upholds him with his hand. Psalm 37:23-24

“Don’t die with the music in you” are the words of famous Australian Rugby League coach, Wayne Bennett. He always took the relational approach to […]