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Church culture – who owns, creates and is responsible for it?

I recently saw the quote “the culture of your church is a reflection of its leadership” it resonated with me and made me feel good … for a second.

I want to make one thing clear from the start, God is the leader and owner of every church, if you think otherwise stop reading now and celebrate the great work of community organisations owned by mere mortals. Church is more than a building, more than…

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Australia: Land of the fair gone #socialjustice #discussion

Australia is a young nation, it cannot be argued. You could even go as far as saying that we are still finding our feet.

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A nation born of petty criminals dragged from old mother England against their will.…

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First of all l want to take the opportunity to say that I realise low self esteem isn’t something we choose. It is however all too common in our world not to fight the negative effects it has on our neighbours.

Dear neighbour, are there mirrors in your house?

Don’t be mistaken, this isn’t an accusation of hypocrisy. Just an honest question. If you’re one of the billions to label themselves…

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PRAY FOR THE WORLD on Flickr.

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The world hurts, at night I hear her cry.
Babies starve and the ground rumbles, I don’t know why.
One thing I do know is the prayer can heal.
So I’ll bow my head because God’s the real deal

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FREEDOM ABOVE on Flickr.

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One man, one camera, one CityRail carriage.
Created on one journey home, one lonely Sunday evening.


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“Real freedom is having nothing. I was freer when I didn’t have a cent.” Mike Tyson

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SUNSHINE on Flickr.

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Sunshine on the way to work, just another reason to smile

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DIRTY DISHES on Flickr.

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‘Are those dishes done yet?’ the screech pierces my tired mind.
It’s a hot summer’s night, and I’m bend over the sink, arms ankle deep in filth.

ODC: SOMETHING I DISLIKE (being told to the the dishes. I actually enjoy doing them when done on my own time)

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Doubt fuelled parenting

Do you think all men are capable of being great Fathers?

Like any job, there’s a required skill…

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Chris Brogan, editor of “WORK BETTER, BE BRAVE,and Tell Bigger Stories” and…

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Creative medicine on Flickr.

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“Anxiety is the hand maiden of creativity.” T.S Elliot

Creativity is driven by the need to express or release. While anxiety forms when release cannot be found. Expression is a natural urge and one that should be practised continuously.

In creativity you have freedom; in freedom mistakes are welcomed and anxiety is abandoned.

For those with an objective, art is the result of choosing the right mistake to keep.

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