Practical and Pastoral – Ted Curnow
A brief summary introducing to some aspects 'Cyber religion.' A confronting but worthwhile discussion starter for Elders and Church Councils.
For extra information, visit the A.B.C. web site, Encounter Programme, 'Cyber Religion', 22 Aug, 2010.
As our secular society drifts from its Christian roots this is a "hand-out" resource explaining the meaning of Easter. Particularly suited for onlookers and public processions that celebrate the Stations of the Cross.
David and Goliath revisited. Some helpful practical insights worth sharing with others. Ideal as a course for the whole Church.
A resurrection with content brings purpose and a Christian vocation alive. Adapted from "The Challenge of Easter" by N.T. Wright, this summary calls us to live the New Creation.
When we say the Apostles Creed ,what does it mean to believe in the resurrection of the body? Adapted from "The Challenge of Easter" by N.T. Wright, this summary unpacks the Christian hope.
The local Church and the way it functioned used to largely depend upon the influence of one person, the Minister. Not today. A clear shift has occurred.
Social Engineers and Militant Lobby groups seek to change the meaning of Christian Marriage. This brief pastoral statement prepared by Rev. Ted Curnow can be used during preparation, or in the Marriage Celebration itself to clarify the meaning of Christian Marriage.
My friend David lost his wife to cancer. His church asked him to preach. From personal experience he shares his insights and God's promises.
Rev Ted (EA Curnow)
Beyond religious ritual and tradition here we have key insights of the Christian message put simply and suited to the seeking unchurched person.
One of a series of six papers that provide a daily account of a Prayer Retreat at Lake Mungo in September 2009, involving listening and learning in an Australian bush environment and that led to searching reflections about aboriginality, identity and insights about reconciliation with indigenous people.