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Must we always make people feel good?

Must we always make people feel good?

Too many believers have this mistaken notion that above all, we should never make anybody feel bad, nor should people be offended, or upset, or put out in any way. We must just be nice to everyone, and never hurt their feelings or cause them any sort of negativity....

Truth, facts and opinion

Truth, facts and opinion

Quick share links: We can get into real trouble when we fail to make basic distinctions. Consider the issue of truth versus opinion, or fact versus feelings. You are entitled to your own opinions, tastes and preferences, but you are not entitled to...

The Bold Man of God

The Bold Man of God

I gave a talk recently at an event for a friend, and I was asked to encourage people to speak the truth boldly. So to encourage people I decided to talk to them about one of my favourite heroes of the faith from Church history. Here is an excerpt from the talk that I...

You speak newspeak?

You speak newspeak?

The government has ‘no intention of stifling freedom of speech in this area’, but instead aims to ‘keep Australians safe’. Media and Communications Minister Michelle Rowland harks back to fond memories of Australia’s militantly authoritarian response to Covid-19 with...