ACL 4th December 2014

      4 December 2014   This week saw Target stores bow to pressure from 43,000 concerned petitioners and pulled the video game: Grand Theft Auto V from it’s stores, but more work needs to be done (See below). We congratulate Minister Scott Morrison in his efforts to provide a safe haven for an…

ACL 13th November 2014

      13 November 2014   Last week’s US midterm elections have proven to be incredibly important for the future of marriage. In this blog, Lyle explains the significane of the US election results. We’ve been seeing some great crowds at our Victorian state election candidate forums. These forums are so important as we try to…

ACL 16th October 2014

      16 October 2014   We’re sending you this email with a heavy heart… and also great hope. Lyle’s blog will tell you all about why 5 Texas pastors had their sermons subpoenaed in what is nothing short of an attack on religious freedom. Make sure you read it to get all the…

ACL 23rd October 2014

      23 October 2014   We’ve asked a lot of you this week…  and you’ve been brilliant. Now can we ask you to pray for our National Conference this weekend? Not sure what we’re talking about?  Read Lyle’s blog here to get the latest. Thanks so much for all that you are doing. God bless…

ACL 30th October 2014

      30 October 2014   It’s been a big week. No doubt you’ve heard about the controversy surrounding Bill Shorten’s speech to our National Conference. Thank you for your prayers. We felt it was important to correct the record after Mr Shorten’s speech. You can watch Lyle Shelton’s response, on stage, to Mr…

ACL 6th November 2014

      6 November 2014   Last Sunday was an important day. On Solidarity Sunday over 700 churches united to pray for and raise awareness about global persecution. As part of the campaign to raise awareness, churches of all denominations, shapes and sizes have been posting photos like the one above from Nowra City…

ACL 2nd October 2014

    2 October 2014   This has been a big week in the battle to preserve marriage… So before you get into all the other news from around the country, here’s a quick update on what’s been happening with marriage. Senator David Leyonhjelm has now told The Australian he will introduce his same-sex marriage bill in…

ACL 4th September 2014

  4 September 2014   In our increasingly secular world, we always need to be prepared to give an account for the hope we hold. Last night, Rev David Ould gave a brilliant example of how to do this graciously on SBS’s new show, Living With the Enemy. It’s more important than ever that we continue to make…

ACL 11th September 2014

  11 September 2014 This week we are excited to announce two new speakers at our National Conference. Assistant Minister for Immigration and Border Protection, Senator Michaelia Cash will be speaking about refugee policy. Also Roger Kiska, Senior Legal Counsel at Alliance Defending Freedom will be speaking on religious freedom. These are two important presentations that you won’t…

ACL 25th September 2014

  25 September 2014 Solidarity Sunday is going to be an important and unique opportunity to raise awareness, unite and pray for the persecuted church. More and more churches are registering to be a part of this important day of unity. You can register your church to be a part of Solidarity Sunday at this website. Also you can…