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The Unfinished Story

Do you want to be part of God's story of redemption? Are you ready to take the next steps in God's mission? Here's how: The Unfinished Story Introduction The Unfinished Story provides an exciting overview of the mission of God from Genesis, through the gospels and more than two thousand years of the world Christian movement to our world today. This course is designed to inspire, educate and challenge God’s people in our time, to engage with God in what is arguably the generation that offers the potential for the greatest harvest ever! The Unfinished story will help form a…
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A Rocha: In Conversation with Andrew McCulloch

We are excited but sad to present the final video of our electives series with A Rocha Australia. Here, Julia Jardine chats with Tony Rinaudo AM - Senior Climate Change Advisor, World Vision. Tony is an agriculturalist and missionary who is known internationally as the ‘forest-maker’ for his work over four decades spreading “Farmer Managed Natural Regeneration” to some 27 countries. In Niger alone 6 million hectares of degraded farmland is now green productive land with some 240 million trees. Be inspired by Tony’s story of how God can use one person, willing to say a simple prayer, to bring hope…
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A Rocha: In Conversation with Katherine Shields

For some Sunday afternoon reflection, here is Julia Jardine from A Rocha Australia discussing creation care with Katherine Shields, Creation Care Advocate and Youth Worker, Interserve. By her own admission, Katherine loves dolphins, cuttlefish and all things aquatic, explaining her choice of degree, Marine Conservation and Resource Sustainability. They explore together the synergy between science and faith, and how creation care provides opportunities for scientists, environmentalists (and those who just love dolphins) to share their love for Jesus across cultures through caring for the natural world. Katherine highlights current opportunities with Interserve to partner with God in this work to…
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A Rocha: In Conversation with Rev Dr Bill Brown

In this video, Julia Jardine from A Rocha speaks to Bill Brown - Pastor Emeritus, Syndal Baptist Church and Pastoral Coach, Baptist Union of Victoria. As a local pastor, Bill has a deep longing for all people to know the love of God, and for all followers of Jesus to be equipped to use their gifts and passions for the extension of his family. If caring for God’s world, locally or abroad, is a means by which people can be introduced to Jesus, and know him more intimately, he’s committed to it! Hear what Bill has to say about creation…
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A Rocha: In Conversation with Andrew McCulloch

In this elective, Julia Jardine from A Rocha is in conversation with Andy McCullloch, Partnerships Director at Global Interaction. Growing up in the English Lake District and inner-city London embedded in Julia a deep love for the environment and people. This found expression in her work as a town planner through the planning and design of sustainable communities. Since moving to Australia in 2017, Julia has joined the board of A Rocha Australia. A Rocha seeks to glorify God, proclaim His goodness, and practically demonstrate His restorative work through caring for the environment. Discovering a love for all creation at…
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