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A heart for history and hope
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A heart for history and hope

Mary continues to fight for reconciliation and equity for all Australians. The ongoing work for social justice, equity and understanding  Words Mary Yarran I have been married for 40 years and am...

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Strengthening young lives
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Strengthening young lives

Terrence helps young people connect with their culture and learn their cultural responsibilities.  Mentoring program helps restore cultural connection Words Naomi Singlehurst Helping young people...

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Be Brave. Make Change.
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Be Brave. Make Change.

A personal response to National Reconciliation Week. Words Samantha Shortis National Reconciliation Week (27 May-3 June) is not just a week on the calendar to host morning teas or events. To truly emb...

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Feeling seasick in life?
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Feeling seasick in life?

Maybe it's time to look up Words Dean Simpson The Great Barrier Reef is one of the most vibrant and picturesque locations in the world. On a recent holiday to Cairns, I took my family on a cruise out...

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Talking with teens
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Talking with teens

Unique program helps teens navigate challenging relationships Words Dawn Volz and Simone Worthing Recognising the uncertainty and pitfalls of teenage years, Love Bites is a respectful relationship edu...

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God's repair shop
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God's repair shop

Restoring the lives of the abandoned and rejected  Words James Burns My wife and I have recently become fans of the British television show, The Repair Shop.  Each episode features three peo...

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Playing our part
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Playing our part

Making a difference through our mutual humanity Words Jo Brown I turn off the evening news, dismayed by stories of war, injustice, climatic catastrophes, domestic violence, and so on. The issues are h...

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Terry's platform outreach still on track in retirement
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Terry's platform outreach still on track in retirement

Major Terry Smith on the platform at Petrie Station, Brisbane. Major Terry Smith has a broad, infectious smile, and nothing brings that smile to his face more than greeting Friday morning commuters at...

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Les lasts the distance for the Salvos
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Les lasts the distance for the Salvos

Salvo Les Porter has cycled 12,000km over 12 years to raise funds for The Salvation Army.  After a serious accident, Les has found new joy and purpose in life. The sight of Les Porter whizzing ar...

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