The science of the egg  

The science of the egg  

The headline glared at me: "How to unboil an egg".

  • The fallacy of LGBT tolerance

    The fallacy of LGBT tolerance

    The pique in LGBTQ rights has also witnessed the resurgence of accusations of the Church being intolerant towards to this community when speaking of sexual sin. This view is flawed for various reasons that are elucidated below.

  • Discovering your calling

    Discovering your calling

    I think the topic of ‘calling’ has caused many Christians grief over the years.

  • Facing the wind

    Facing the wind

    The 2019 Avalon Airshow returns to Geelong, Victoria from 1st to the 3rd of March with some of Australia’s most advanced defence assets.

  • Men’s Marriage Misunderstandings

    Men’s Marriage Misunderstandings

    In my most previous article “Is Marriage Necessary?” I listed 3 popular statements men who are in opposition of marriage make. I will list them here again.

  • Why do we hesitate to be kind?

    Why do we hesitate to be kind?

  • 100% Conversion Rate …… What’s Yours?

    100% Conversion Rate …… What’s Yours?

    There was a period of entrepreneurial fervor in my life, when I spent a frustrating year running an Ecommerce store. The Holy Grail was (if you were really good) to get 5-6% conversion rate. I never came close to reaching these dizzy heights of success, and so that millionaire’s yacht, cruising the Caribbean vanished like a fool’s dream.    

  • Great line - under-promising and over-delivering

    Great line - under-promising and over-delivering

    NZ Stuff ran a fascinating article on NZ Tourism whereby there was a fear that NZ Tourism sites were ‘over promising and under delivering’ and suggested it should be the other way round ‘under promising and over delivering’.

  • Love is greater than happiness

    Love is greater than happiness

    A pastor I know recounted a story of how he went to a parents meeting at his kid’s school and when the teacher asked the parents what they wanted for their children he and his wife were they only ones who didn’t simply say they wanted them to be happy. It’s not that he and his wife don’t want their kids to be happy but that they want so much more than that for them! A life devoted to mere happiness is a life that is missing something very important.

  • Dear Self,

    Dear Self,

    I’ve come to learn that you and Satan have partnered up against my soul. I am unhappy about this. I’ve trusted you for so long and I feel taken advantage of. I’m not writing to shame you. You love that kind of attention. I’m writing to remind you that there is a better way of life.

  • What’s happening in churches and young people

    What’s happening in churches and young people

    It is 2019 but five years ago I cited Joani and Thom Schultz the co-authors of the book: Why Nobody Wants to Go to Church Anymore? Their research is challenging. Steve McSwain is not so sure and give pointers to why this is not necessarily so.

  • From a wresting Christian – What about worship?

    From a wresting Christian – What about worship?

    Up to this point, in my wrestling with God, I have written about prayer, the Bible and God not responding. My spiritual life has had moments of glory followed by many more moments of struggle and sometimes it seems that there is no rest for the weary.