Entries by Bob Harvey

Why Pray if God’s already decided?

Prayer and Predestination A Conversation Between Prayerful and Prayerless (by John Piper)   Prayerless: I understand that you believe in the providence of God. Is that right? Prayerful: Yes. Prayerless: Does that mean you believe, like the Heidelberg Catechism says, that nothing comes about by chance but only by God’s design and plan? Prayerful: Yes, […]

School Chaplaincy Abandoned in ACT Schools

Subject: School chaplaincy abandoned by ACT Government schools Date: 13 March 2019 at 2:13:47 pm AEST Dear Friend, Earlier this week School Chaplaincy ACT received the deeply disappointing news from the ACT Government that it would abandon the school chaplaincy program at the end of 2019. In its place, it will introduce a secular support […]

Arabic Bible Study

This Arabic Bible study is filling a huge gap in the lives of some of our Arabic speaking friends, from various countries in the Middle East.  Mamdouh Ghobrial leads the group, and his experience in the Christian life as well as living in two cultures help him to understand and guide the group in the understanding […]