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How to Pastor in a Pandemic

2 days ago | CareyBC

   Or "what they didn't tell you at Carey" Being fresh off the block, I’m looking back at my Carey training and realising that there were a few gaps.... Never once was I given an assignment...Read More

Seeing the church in 2020

February 11, 2020 | CareyBC

   One of the most powerful films that I’ve seen in recent years is a film about a stuttering prince who became a reluctant king because his older brother abdicated the throne. Have you seen...Read More

Looking up, back, and around

February 11, 2020 | CareyBC

    Looking up, back, and around (learning to lead yourself). “From our own observation and painful personal experience, we know that the cleanest way for an organization to bring you down...Read More

Christmas: Who is your King?

December 5, 2019 | CareyBC

  Are you looking forward to Christmas? An advent reflection Are you looking forward to Christmas? That was the question put to a number of Kiwis in a Readers’ Digest survey. The responses...Read More

Do Statistics Really Matter? Census Musings

October 2, 2019 | CareyBC

Today at church I was reminded of the awesomeness of Jesus. This shouldn’t be surprising as I am a part of a church where Jesus is always preached. Sermons are bibilical, faith-building and...Read More

Post-Easter: Still into Redeeming Violence

June 5, 2019 | CareyBC

Writing just a few weeks after Easter, I hope to revisit the Easter tradition in this article, and ask, what does the redemption of violence at the Cross have to say to us as we grapple with the...Read More

The Church and Sport

February 7, 2019 | CareyBC

This year, 2019, is going to be a big year for New Zealand sport. Our leading rugby, cricket, and netball teams – representing three of our major sports codes – will each be contesting a...Read More

Thank God for Real Christian Community

August 6, 2018 | CareyBC

Baptist Youth Ministries Director, Dr Brian Krum, joined the Carey community in Chapel recently and reflected on 1 Thessalonians 1:1-10. He looked at the early Christians to learn from them and...Read More

Church of the Shamed

May 16, 2018 | CareyBC

Reflecting on Luke 23 Dr Mick Duncan challenges us that we should be a church where we're honest with our dirt, because when this happens the shamed will come.  Read More