When I talk to Christians about sharing their faith with unbelievers, they usually agree that this is important, but at the same time, they find it difficult. Jesus makes it clear in Scripture that a sign of our love for him is our ‘witness’, but it’s hard to turn conversations towards spiritual th
Launched last year, Grow Kids is a new resource curriculum from Grow Ministries. We are excited to make this year’s resource for Lectionary Year B available. It is designed to help Grow Kids to know Jesus and respond to his love through worship and service.
In November, our Messages of Hope programs feature depression and difficult family relationships. When we consider being Christ in the world, how can we offer hope to families living with challenges such as disability, stress or relationship breakdowns?
In October, our Messages of Hope programs feature finding peace through depression and anxiety. With more and more young people experiencing mental health issues associated with the pressures of life, how can we best support them?
The 2023 Local Mission appeal focuses on supporting our young people in finding their leadership potential within our church. In a recent episode of the LCANZ’s Laudio podcast, ‘Young leaders – our hope and joy’, we heard from Elsa and Joel, two young adults using their gifts in their churches.
As I write these words, I suspect I’m talking to people closer to 60 than 20, and (like me) you long to see young people return to faith. We are faced with a ‘mission’ that calls us (older ones) to cross the generational divide and inspire the next generation. So, let’s unpack this challenge.