ACL 31st January 2017

This week senators saw the reasonable arguments behind defending religious freedoms in Australia. No Images? Click here Senate inquiry hears about freedom losses under same-sex marriage law Senate hearings last week shone more light on the legal trouble dissenters of same-sex marriage will find themselves in if the law ever changes. Martyn Iles gave evidence on…

ACL 7th February 2017

Is this what is needed to cause politics to become more responsive No Images? Click here What Bernardi’s Move Means For Australian Politics Cory Bernardi’s exit from the Turnbull Government today signals greater competition for voters who care about marriage, freedom of speech and the truth about gender. It is regrettable to see further fragmentation of…

ACL 13th December 2016

Thank you for your contribution. No Images? Click here Thanks for making 2016 a success This is my last blog for 2016. I’ll be on leave from Wednesday. I want to thank you for supporting the ACL Team and me as we have sought to continue to bring Christian virtues to politics and the public square.…

ACL 17th January 2017

2016 proved that silencing tactics don’t work No Images? Click here Despite the Trump & Brexit lessons, Australian elites continue to think they know best Welcome to another year as together we seek to make a positive difference in our nation. It is only mid-January but already those seeking – wittingly or unwittingly – to take…

ACL 1st November 2016

Another school program compromised by radical gender theory No Images? Click here What’s behind the war on the innocence of children? Victoria has become the epicentre of a bizarre war on the innocence of children driven by an LGBTIQ agenda about which parents are kept deliberately clueless. In this week’s E-news you can read ACL Victorian…

ACL 8th November 2016

With the plebiscite off the table for now, Australians have time to consider the consequences of redefining marriage No Images? Click here How blocking the marriage plebiscite might help us win Last night’s thwarting of the Turnbull Government’s election mandate for a people’s vote on marriage might work to secure the preservation of marriage in the…

ACL 15th November 2016

As we come to grips with the US Election result No Images? Click here What flawed Trump’s win means for Christian values I’m still processing Donald Trump’s shock win. I don’t like the negative campaign he ran and I don’t like his treatment of women. But equally, Bill Clinton, aided and abetted by Hillary, has also…

ACL 22nd November 2016

Act now to help those in desperate need No Images? Click here Use your voice to support Christians and other minorities in Syria and Iraq As you are undoubtedly aware, because of the atrocities of ISIS, hundreds of thousands of people – including Christians – are facing genocide in Syria and Iraq. While military progress is…

ACL 27th September 2016

A February 11 marriage plebiscite is looking increasingly unlikely. No Images? Click here Plebiscite uncertainty does not mean we can relax A February 11 marriage plebiscite is looking increasingly unlikely. Talks broke down yesterday between the Government and the Opposition about trying to find a way to steer enabling legislation for a people’s vote through the Parliament. Read more  …

ACL 4th October 2016

The tools we need to speak up for marriage No Images? Click here The tools we need to speak up for marriage “Faithful defence of marriage and gender is an act of Christian witness – indeed one of the boldest acts of Christian witness in this secular age”, according to R. Albert Mohler, Jr. Read Lyle’s…