Inclusion

“Isn't it amazing that we are all made in God's image, and yet there is so much diversity among his people?”

Desmond Tutu

November 17, 2015
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Peddling fear and reflex reactions to terrorism are inherently self-defeating

People who react to the Paris terrorist acts by peddling fear and urging a halt on Syrian refugees coming to Australia have got it badly wrong.  The fundamental problem with […]
April 21, 2015
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Mental Health Reform: action and resources needed now…

Baptistcare (WA) welcomes the release of the National Mental Health Commission’s Review of Mental Health Programmes and Services, and we urge bi-partisan support for the call from Mental Health Australia […]
November 28, 2014

A system cannot fail those It was never meant to protect

This week eleven Christian women were arrested after an act of non-violent direct action where they had occupied the office of a federal parliamentarian in protest relating to the continuing […]
October 20, 2014
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The World We Live In

Towards the end of September (2014) we met to reflect and pray on Peace and Unity.  We now seem to be at a moment in history when the world is on […]
October 1, 2014
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Mental Health Week, the Royal Show and Indignity

  I write this in the week of the WA Royal Show, which is the week before Mental Health Week.  In fact, Mental Health Week commences on the last day […]
October 1, 2014

Human Trafficking in the 21st Century

Human trafficking is the recruitment, transportation, transfer, harboring or receipt of persons, by means of the threat or use of force or other forms of coercion, of abduction, of fraud, […]

"Our lives begin to end the day we become silent about the things that really matter"

Martin Luther King Jr