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Will There Be A New Normal In The Church?

October 13, 2020 | CareyBC

Written by Grant Harris The chatter of a new normal As we inch closer to November 2020 there is a lot of background chatter here in New Zealand about what a new normal might look like when the...Read More

Learning to Listen

June 8, 2020 | CareyBC

   What shall I say? Many of us have been agonizing over that question. What can we say, whether we’re talking with family at home, participating in conversations that swirl around at work,...Read More

Reaching the Mainly Music Community

June 3, 2020 | CareyBC

   Spoiler alert! I’m a fan of Carey Baptist College. After completing my B App Theology, mostly by distance, I made a decision to audit a block course every year to keep my brain alive, to...Read More

Growing Pastorally with MDC

June 3, 2020 | CareyBC

    The beginning of my pastoral ministry has been a succession of emails, texts, whatsapp messages, messenger group chats and those ubiquitous zoom meetings. So, when another email came with...Read More

Rhythms for Life

June 3, 2020 | CareyBC

   Our household is changing and so are our household rhythms. Since our children left home God has brought other people to us to share life with. We have from one to three singles living with...Read More

How to Pastor in a Pandemic

April 8, 2020 | 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

Trusting in a Person Not an Explanation

April 8, 2020 | CareyBC

   Proverbs 3:5 (NASB) Trust in the Lord with all your heart. And lean not on your own understanding. Proverbs 3:5 (Message) Trust God from the bottom of your heart; don’t try to figure...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