Carindale Corps, Qld, is located on the south side of Brisbane in a high residential, suburban area. On a normal week about 1,000 people visit the corps site. They engage with: our childcare centre, family store, Mainly Music program, playgroup, kids’ church, SAGALA clubs, music worship groups,...

CLICK HERE TO READ MATTHEW 28:16-20 Dietrich Bonhoeffer wrote, “To encounter God is to change.” Throughout the pages of Scripture we see God breaking into the reality of people’s lives and they are changed forever. Over these past 100 Days of Shared Scripture, together we have encountered...

CLICK HERE TO READ ISAIAH 43:1-2 I can’t remember my first time at the beach, but I can definitely remember moments when I’ve been dunked. The thought of being tossed about by wave after wave, not knowing which way is up, desperate to emerge so I...

CLICK HERE TO READ PSALM 103 I can’t believe that another year is almost over. It feels like only yesterday we were welcoming in 2016 and in a few days it will be 2017. Where has the year gone? As we prepare to greet a new year,...

CLICK HERE TO READ LUKE 2:41-50 I am always intrigued by this passage of Scripture. Jewish law required that males attend the feasts of Passover, Pentecost and Tabernacles. At the age of 12, a Jewish boy becomes a ‘Son of the Law’ and begins to observe...

“Where there is no revelation, (prophetic vision) the people cast off restraint.” Proverbs 29:18 In Proverbs 29:18, the wise man is trying to communicate to his audience that without prophetic revelation or prophetic vision, without spirit-breathed life-giving words from the Lord, people lose restraint and abandon God’s...

 CLICK HERE TO READ EPHESIANS 3: 17-19 Christmas can give us a good indicator as to ‘how much’ we are loved by family, friends and work colleagues.  Cards, presents, phone calls, hugs and kisses help to gauge the level of our human love tanks.  But God...

CLICK HERE TO READ PHILIPPIANS 2:5-11 MERRY CHRISTMAS! Have you ever considered that what we sing communicates what we believe? In a sense, we sing our theology. And many Christmas carols are full of rich theology. The danger is that these words become so familiar, merely part...

CLICK HERE TO READ ISAIAH 9:1-7   Wonderful Counsellor – Candle of Wisdom We wait. Wait for the King. Wait for the wise one who brings freedom. Freedom from our confusion. Freedom from our questioning. And the government will be on His shoulders. The decision maker, light bringer, mind free-er. King of wisdom. And we...