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There’s Gonna Be a Lot of Hugging When Church Gets Back Together Again, That’s For Sure

I am not a public huggy guy.  Too angular.  Too needly.  Too fidgety. People have made fun of me for my huglessness. Laughed at me. And laughed with me. But I’m ok with that. Oh I hug a few people at church – male and female – but those are usually very long term relationships […]

Demanding a total lockdown? Planning a trip to the beach? Just two sides of the same coin really.

In those days there was no king in Israel. Everyone did what was right in his own eyes. If you’re screeching at your TV screen and demanding a total lockdown because the government knows nothing, or if you’re planning a trip to the beach with your twenty or so besties, you’re actually part of the same problem. It’s a problem with authority. […]

The Panic Room: Ten minutes of pure panic every weekday in these times of crisis

Starting live tomorrow, Steve McAlpine (that’s me) and David Robertson (that’s him), doing a live stream video (me in Perth, him in Sydney 4000km away). It’s called The Panic Room – eight to ten minutes of pure panic, with resources, ideas, and encouragements in these panicky times. Here’s the first one. Check it out every […]