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Hourly News

Final Volume of Cardinal George Pell’s Prison Journal Released

Praise for Cardinal’s graciousness, forgiveness and holding no grudges.

Christian Florist Settles Lawsuit Over Same Sex Wedding Refusal

77-year-old says she’s never had to compromise her conscience, or go against her faith.

Pop Singer Turns Prison Chaplain To Take Her Music Inside

Sue Collier’s first recording of original songs in 30 years inspired by her faith, her prison outreach and life’s challenges.

Pastor’s Love For Vulnerable Children In Notorious Uganda Slum

“Through sign language training, schooling and discipleship, church gives deaf children an insight into their God-given potential and their future.”

Final Volume of Cardinal George Pell’s Prison Journal Released

Praise for Cardinal’s graciousness, forgiveness and holding no grudges.

National

Christian Camps For Aussie Kids In The Child Protection System

“Every child is given a Bible at the start of the week and for some, that’s helped change their lives.”

Pioneering Darling Downs Farm Transformed Into Retirement Community

Granddaughter of original settlers bequeathed 48-hectare dairy farm to become a haven for older people.

Blood Moon Eclipse Tonight

It will be the longest blood moon in about 500 years.  

Concerns Remain Over Victoria’s Proposed Pandemic Legislation

It’s expected the bill will be voted on, late on Thursday – paving the way for it to become law.

How Salvos Are Taking The Stigma Out of Financial Struggles

“Around 90% of those who contact the Moneycare service, have experienced an unexpected life event.”

International

How Covid Is Taking A Heavy Toll On Pastors and Churches

Around 20,000 pastors left in 2020 as more than 4,000 churches closed

Chinese Tennis Star Tells Olympic Chief She’s Safe And Well

“She explained that she is safe and well, living at her home in Beijing, but would like to have her privacy respected at this time.”

Christian Theme Park To Recreate Tower Of Babel Next To Noah’s Ark

“The goal of the Babel project is to confront racist, ethnocentric philosophies with the truth of humanity’s origins according to God.”

Israeli Ties With Some Arab Nations Flourishing After Abraham Accords

In the 14 months since the signing of the Abraham Accords, relations between Israel and some Arab neighbors are flourishing. An Israeli Expo has just been held in the UAE. Direct flights are opening up between Israel and the UAE, Bahrain and Morocco. Mideast anlayst and best selling author Joel Rosenberg says the progress has …Read More

Polish Nationalists Condemned Over Anti-Semitic Rally On Independence Day

“Actions had nothing to do with patriotism and were in direct contradiction to the Gospel and the teaching of the Church.”

Faith

Helping War Veterans Recover From Traumas Of Conflict

‘Warriors Set Free’ team offers “unspoken understanding because it includes veterans with a brotherhood based on their military service”.

Frontline Pastors Risk Lives In Russia, Former Soviet Republics

During the pandemic, Russian pastors trekked hundreds of kilometres on foot to deliver food, medicines and Bibles.

How Covid Is Taking A Heavy Toll On Pastors and Churches

Around 20,000 pastors left in 2020 as more than 4,000 churches closed

Senator’s Bill Aims To Change Laws, To Protect Women’s Sport

“The federal government has failed to protect women and girls via legislation.”

Christian Theme Park To Recreate Tower Of Babel Next To Noah’s Ark

“The goal of the Babel project is to confront racist, ethnocentric philosophies with the truth of humanity’s origins according to God.”

Sport

Sun Yang Banned From Tokyo 2020

Sun was the first Chinese swimmer to win Olympic gold and has long been a polarising figure in the pool – having previously been suspended for doping in 2014.

Nadal and Osaka Withdraw from Wimbledon

Nadal says by taking the time off he’ll be able to keep fighting for his professional and personal goals.

History at the French Open

Novak Djokovic will take on Stefanos Tsitsipas in the final.

AFL Clubs Make Mass Melbourne Exodus

The hasty departures come as health authorities order thousands of fans who attended last Sunday’s fixture between Collingwood and Port Adelaide to get a COVID-19 test and isolate until they return a negative result.

Saints President Pleads For Patience

Andrew Bassat has pleaded for supporters to remain loyal with the Saints, who languish in 14th spot with the second-lowest percentage in the league.

20Twenty

Is it Too Late for Revival in Australia? – Franklin Graham

With changing laws and views on abortion, euthanasia and same-sex marriage, is it too late for revival in Australia? Or is the Gospel exactly what Australia needs to hear right now?

Christian Retirement Is Unbiblical – Mike Raiter

“When the Bible speaks of retirement the word is rest. But the rest is our heavenly rest and the picture in the Bible is until then, we work!” Mike Raiter.

Man Up and Legacy – Matt and Katrina Christie

“It’s about building better men to be better fathers. That’s the whole concept of Man Up through to the next generations,” Matt shared.

Marriage Vote

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