ACL 11th April 2017

We have to be allowed to discuss this without fear No Images? Click here Palm Sunday and why all religions are not the same The slaughter of dozens of Christians attending Palm Sunday services in Egypt is shocking. News pictures of splintered pews and blood soaked carpet are so out of place with our conception of church as a sanctuary…

ACL 7th March 2017

What marches under the rainbow flag might surprise you No Images? Click here Why some political causes are more equal than others On Saturday I got up at 4am and drove five hours to Finley in the New South Wales Riverina. Finley is a long way from the rainbow flags of inner city Sydney and Canberra where I had…

ACL 14th March 2017

Neutrality in the marriage debate is not enough, as the Bible Society found out… No Images? Click here Storm in a beer cup: intolerance revealed as Bible Society tries to “keep it light” The Bible Society’s “keeping it light” video didn’t even offer an opinion on whether or not marriage should be redefined in law. It featured…

ACL 21st March 2017

This is not a time to be missing in action No Images? Click here Preserving marriage is the great task of our generation “Christians under attack”. That was the headline on the front page of today’s The Australian newspaper. I don’t want to sound alarmist but we have to ask what is going on in our nation. After…

ACL 4th April 2017

It’s been a great start to 2017, but there’s more to do No Images? Click here Reflections on a good first quarter It’s hard to believe it is April already. At the end of each quarter, I like to reflect on what God has done. Three months down in 2017 and we are in a good…

ACL 28th March 2017

The message from activists is clear: if you don’t support the campaign to change the Marriage Act then you have no place in Australian society. No Images? Click here Australians are beginning to see that freedom is under fire The headline of today’s The Australian says everything you need to know about what life under same-sex marriage would…

ACL 21st February 2017

big win for decency as the Advertising Standards Board rules against Volley’s Ad campaign No Images? Click here How you helped beat a corporate giant that was sexualising our children They gloated about obscene images of people wearing only sand shoes that they marketed to children and adults. They even sent obscene messages via social media…

ACL 14th February 2017

Thousands turned out at Saturday’s March for Life No Images? Click here Can abortion be abolished in our life time? It was uplifting to scroll through the social media feeds of friends like Wendy Francis who were at the Brisbane March for Life last Saturday. With not one, but two abortion bills before the Queensland Parliament,…

ACL 28th February 2017

Because you spoke up, Rob Pyne has withdrawn his abortion bills No Images? Click here The unborn win in Qld Today has been a very good day for the unborn in Queensland. Cairns MP Rob Pyne withdrew his two abortion-to-birth bills. But the battle for life never ends. Read Lyle’s blog     How You Helped…

ACL 24th January 2017

The inauguration of a new President No Images? Click here I was there when Donald Trump became US president Donald Trump was inaugurated as the 45th President of the United States of America, last Saturday at 4AM AEDT. The controversial and colourful businessman turned politician was sworn in at the Washington D.C. Capitol building. He made his oath…