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Government Working To Get Aussies Home

Foreign Minister Marise Payne said the government would look to assist Australians with travel out of China, with several cities in lockdown as authorities try to contain the virus.

Pastor Credits Prayer for Miracle Recovery

A church leader in the UK has been brought back to life after receiving prayer when his heart stopped for 15 minutes.

Government Working To Get Aussies Home

Foreign Minister Marise Payne said the government would look to assist Australians with travel out of China, with several cities in lockdown as authorities try to contain the virus.

New Australians Welcomed Into Citizenship

Prime Minister Scott Morrison told those gathered at the morning’s citizenship ceremony there had been a record number of people becoming citizens on this Australia Day.

Pastor Credits Prayer for Miracle Recovery

A church leader in the UK has been brought back to life after receiving prayer when his heart stopped for 15 minutes.

National

Government Working To Get Aussies Home

Foreign Minister Marise Payne said the government would look to assist Australians with travel out of China, with several cities in lockdown as authorities try to contain the virus.

New Australians Welcomed Into Citizenship

Prime Minister Scott Morrison told those gathered at the morning’s citizenship ceremony there had been a record number of people becoming citizens on this Australia Day.

Australia Confirms Four Coronavirus Cases

Three men are in hospital in Sydney after flying in from China, while another man in his 50s is being treated in Melbourne.

Tougher Victorian Laws Target Driver Mobile Phone Use

The fine for using a mobile phone behind the wheel in Victoria is set to jump.

Australia Day Focus on Fires, Indigenous

Tributes to Indigenous culture and bushfire heroes will be the hallmark of Australia Day celebrations.

International

Ousting President Trump a Dangerous Move, Trial Told

Lawyers for US President Donald Trump have told his Senate impeachment trial that Democrats’ efforts to remove the president could set a dangerous precedent in an election year.

Chinese Coronavirus Hospital To Be Built

The Chinese city of Wuhan is rapidly building a new thousand-bed hospital to treat victims of a new coronavirus, mobilising machinery to get it ready by early next week.

President Trump to Discuss Peace Plan with Israel

President Trump has been suggesting for months that he could soon unveil his long-awaited peace plan for Israel and the Palestinians.

Lawyers Label Impeachment Case as Flimsy

Opening arguments are expected within days following a debate over rules.

Trump Lawyers Reject ‘Flawed’ Impeachment

President Trump’s legal team says the charges against him are a “dangerous attack” on Americans.

Faith

Pastor Credits Prayer for Miracle Recovery

A church leader in the UK has been brought back to life after receiving prayer when his heart stopped for 15 minutes.

Christians Still Helping Earthquake-Devastated Haiti

Christian ministries are continuing to assist in the recovery effort 10 years after the quake that killed more than 200,000 people and left millions homeless.

Study Finds Keys to Boosting Church Attendance

Research has identified several key factors which might boost the attraction and retention of newcomers to Sydney’s Anglican churches.

Global Small Groups Via App

A new app has been designed to help Christians form global small groups – but it’s not intended to replace in-person groups.

Churches Prepare for Drought Relief Effort in Africa

Nearly two million people across Zambia and Zimbabwe are in urgent need of food and safe water to drink.

Sport

Olyroos Beat Uzbeks, Qualify for Olympics

The Olyroos have held on for a nervy 1-0 win over 10-man Uzbekistan in the third-place playoff at the AFC Under-23 championships.

Kyrgios to Meet Nadal at Aussie Open

Nick Kyrgios has progressed to the fourth round after a marathon five-set win against Karen Khachanov.

John Millman Goes Down Fighting Against Roger Federer

A shattered John Millman says he gave it his all as he fell heart-breakingly short of an Australian Open boilover in his match with Roger Federer. Millman and six-time champion Federer went toe-to-toe on Rod Laver Arena for more than four hours on Friday night with the Swiss maestro finally nailing a 4-6 7-6 (7-2) 6-4 …Read More

Serena Williams Out of Australian Open

China’s Wang Qiang has sent 23-time major winner Serena Williams packing in the third round of the Australian Open.

Bolt Eyes Top 100 After Five-Set Open Epic

Alex Bolt has garnered praise from world number five Dominic Thiem, who overcame the Australian in five sets in the second round at Melbourne Park.

20Twenty

Are Christians in Danger after Asia Bibi’s Acquittal?

With the Supreme Court upholding Asia Bibi’s acquittal, are the lives of persecuted Christians living in Pakistan now in danger? And what will happen to Asia and her family now that she has been freed?

Abortion is the Leading Cause of Death in Australia

Every year in Australia more than 70,000 unborn infants are aborted from their mother’s wombs. That number grows to 56 million when you look at abortions worldwide.

DC Comics’ New Series Depicts Jesus as a Failure

DC Comics is causing controversy with their upcoming comic book series ‘Second Coming’ featuring a very unbiblical version of Jesus Christ.

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