Author Archives: Joh W

Letting Go

Has anyone else noticed that you seem to get certain threads that come up during the day or week? I do a few different bible studies daily, and maybe it shouldnt be surprising to me, but many times even though … Continue reading

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Originally posted on Tony Reinke:
Joe Thorn’s recent tweet reminded of this bit of advice for preachers from the Prince of Preachers, Charles Spurgeon: When you have done preaching take care of your throat by never wrapping it up tightly.…

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Discipline, Character and Hope

Image via CrunchBase I have recently discovered the reading plans at http://www.youversion.com/. While I also own the excellent Glo bible software, as well as ESword, I like the fact that youversion will work on my Android smartphone, my Android tablet, … Continue reading

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Men of Honour, 2012 and the whole blog thing.

Well, 2011 has come and gone, together with its ups and downs. One of the really great things that happened was the formation of the Men of Honour group (click the image for Facebook group link), a Townsville based group of christian … Continue reading

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Is there a god?

The existence of “a god” is something that I imagine that almost every human both alive and dead has thought about on occasion during their lifetime. Obviously if there is a “higher power” then that is amazing, and something that makes one want to look into the whole reason for living. If not, then we suffer a pretty lonely and pointless existence don’t we! In this post I aim to examine the reasons that I believe in the existence of a god, without looking at my beliefs in regards to the question of “are we worshipping the right God?” I personally don’t like to answer the argument about the existence of god with any quotes and references from the Bible, as I consider that to be largely circular logic, and so I will explain how I can believe in the existence of god without looking at the Bible.

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First Blog!

Hi all, This is my first blog on the new christiancounsel site, and also my first using Windows Live Writer. Lets see how that goes! I would like to start by sharing a bit of my heart. The last 15 … Continue reading

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