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​Alistair Bain has contributed 6 articles

Organizing Love in Church - Tim Adeney and Stuart Heath

by ​Alistair Bain

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Tim Adeney and Stuart Heath have written a book for Christian leaders called Organizing Love in Church, which is all about how leaders can organise social architecture for God’s people. Just as having an organised football team will make it more likely that the team will score goals, Adeney and Heath are convinced that having an organised church will make it more likely that God’s people will love God and their neighbours.

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A Prayer For A City In Mourning

by ​Alistair Bain

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The news from Tasmania this week has not been good. We have seen the smoke from the fires burning in the north and west of the state. There have been senseless deaths on the roads. Families have been torn apart. Communities have been plunged into deep grief. It has been a week of sadness and tears and anger and confusion.

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The Silencing of Troy Newman

by ​Alistair Bain

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Newman believes, as many of us do, that human life begins at conception and that, as a consequence, abortion is the taking of human life. He also believes, as many of us do not, that a convicted abortionist should be executed.

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Banned - An Interview with John Dickson

by ​Alistair Bain

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Yesterday, I was told by one of the major SRE providers, Anglican Youth Works, that my little book has been immediately suspended by the New South Wales Department of Education, despite it being approved by the Archbishop of Sydney for use in SRE. Weirdly, no reason is given, other than that content of the book “does not comply with departmental policy.”

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