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It’s been a whirlwind week

By Lyle Shelton

On Wednesday Chief of Staff John Austin and I flew to Brisbane to greet our international guest, New York Times Best Selling author Eric Metaxas.

Joined by ACL’s Queensland Director Wendy Francis, we dined that night and talked through the week ahead.

It has been an absolute privilege and delight meeting and getting to know Eric.


Second appearance on Q&A

Climate Change, Indigenous Justice, Domestic Violence and God’s Grace on us, his creatures were some of the topics discussed in the special addition of Q&A held on ANZAC Day 2016.

Watch now


God’s Not Dead 2′ in theaters April 28

For all you cinema-goers out there, the next premium release from Pureflix, the Christian film production company, is ‘God’s Not Dead 2’.

See the trailer here


Brisbane: Lord Mayor’s Prayer Breakfast

The Australian Christian Lobby encourages people in Brisbane and surrounds to attend the 2016 Lord Mayor’s Prayer Breakfast.

Tickets are now on sale for the upcoming event, to be held on Friday 13 May 2016.

The keynote speaker is Chaplain Gary Stone who will speak on ‘The Interface between Faith & Medicine – supporting our Veterans and Families’.

Click here for more information and to register.


Plan your life’s campaign

Lots of people have tried to change the world.  A few people have.

If you want to make a difference, you’re going to need a plan.

Join us at Campaign Headquarters for a life-transforming week as we look at how to make a real difference through your life’s work.

Join us at Campaign Headquarters3-8 July 2016


Freedom of conscience threatened by monumental changes

DOES Christianity oppose personal autonomy and human rights?

The sacredness of life and marriage are core beliefs of Christianity. However, upholding these does not make the church anti-freedom. On the contrary, upholding them protects freedom.

Read Mark Brown’s opinion piece for the Hobart Mercury


The Forgotten People

Lyle Shelton has contributed a chapter to the book ‘The Forgotten People’.

On this week’s Polspot Lyle interviews the book’s editor Shireen Morris about some of the issues surrounding the upcoming referendum on the constitutional recognition of Indigenous Australians.

Hear the interview with Shireen
Buy the book


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