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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

Protecting Ihumātao

August 16, 2019 | CareyBC

Ihumātao is an issue of our times. It is a significant moment in the history of our nation and for Carey Baptist College, located just a few kilometers from the settlement of Ihumātao, it is...Read More

How to Discern Prophecy?

June 4, 2019 | CareyBC

Whenever I teach my Prophets course, a burning question that students have is how we might be able to tell false prophecy from true. Although not all churches and Christian traditions believe...Read More

“Drop Your Nets and Follow Me”

April 16, 2019 | CareyBC

Preparing to Serve and Thrive as Māori Joining Carey’s new Ngā Pou Amorangi (Māori Leadership Training programme) has been a journey of tuakiri (identity) and koronga (purpose/aspiration)...Read More

Revisiting an Old Friend

April 12, 2019 | CareyBC

  The Purpose Driven Youth Ministry[1]. Yes, yes. I know what you’re thinking. Purpose Driven is from a by gone era Sam. But here’s the thing, I wonder if some of us need to confess we...Read More

Is Your Ministry Balanced?

February 5, 2019 | CareyBC

What thoughts or images spring to mind when you think of the phrase balanced ministry? Do you think of Jesus growing in wisdom and stature and in favour with God and people (Lk. 2:52)? Does a...Read More