Lighthouses and Life

February 5th, 2016|G'day From Steve|

There’s an old saying.. "A ship in the harbour is safe.. but that is not what ships are built for". Hundreds of tourists turn up every day to stand on the eastern most point of Australia at Cape Byron and visit the magnificent lighthouse that has stood the test of time since 1901. Every day [...]

Songs for Australia

January 28th, 2016|G'day From Steve|

And without faith it is impossible to please God, because anyone who comes to him must believe that he exists and that he rewards those who earnestly seek him. Hebrews 11:6 The writer of the book of Hebrews tells us it is impossible to please God without faith. God loves to see faith in action, [...]

Mateship and Miracles

December 17th, 2015|G'day From Steve|

As iron sharpens iron, so one man sharpens another.– Proverbs 27:17 Meet two of my favourite country guitar playing cowboy mates from the Outback. Jimmy Friday and Lenny Nelson. Before music, Jimmy was a famous bare back bronc rider thrilling many a rodeo crowd with his horsemanship and skills. When he came to Christ he [...]

Never Say Die

December 9th, 2015|G'day From Steve|

Be on your guard, stand firm in the faith, be courageous, be strong and let everything you do be done in love. – 2 Corinthians 16:13-14 As 2015 comes to a close we look back with humble gratitude at God’s goodness and faithfulness. It’s been a tough year in many ways… Some huge challenges and [...]

The Harvest is Plenty

December 3rd, 2015|G'day From Steve|

Then he said to his disciples, ”The harvest is plentiful but the workers are few. Ask the Lord of the Harvest, therefore, to send out workers into his harvest field.” – Matthew 9:37-38 There’s a lot of negative talk about these days… people marching in the streets complaining about the weather and climate change. The [...]

Grace and more Grace

November 25th, 2015|G'day From Steve|

Grace and peace be multiplied unto you through the knowledge of God, and of Jesus our Lord.– 2 Peter 1:2 The more knowledge you have of Jesus Christ, the greater understanding you’ll have that our God is truly a God of grace. Billy Graham was once known as a preacher with the name “God’s Machine [...]

Keep the Faith

October 28th, 2015|G'day From Steve|

Preach the word; be prepared in season and out of season; correct, rebuke and encourage—with great patience and careful instruction. For the time will come when people will not put up with sound doctrine. Instead, to suit their own desires, they will gather around them a great number of teachers to say what their itching [...]

Rivergums and Righteousness

October 23rd, 2015|G'day From Steve|

People are often unreasonable and self centred. Forgive them anyway. If you are kind, people may accuse you of ulterior motives. Be kind anyway. If you are honest, people may cheat you. Be honest anyway. If you find happiness, people may be jealous. Be happy anyway. The good you do today may be forgotten tomorrow. [...]

Miracles Happen

October 14th, 2015|G'day From Steve|

But I will sing of your strength, in the morning I will sing of your love; for you are my fortress, my refuge in times of trouble. You are my strength, I sing praise to you; you, God, are my fortress, my God on whom I can rely. Psalm 59:16-17 We arrived at the Dunes, [...]

Shed Nights

October 8th, 2015|G'day From Steve|

Last night I did a concert in a local pub in Exmouth, Western Australia. If you don’t know where that is check out a map. It’s a long way from home. The local churches in town wanted to reach the locals and Harry, the owner of Grace’s Tavern was happy to host the event. I love [...]