The Author

Dave McDonald lives in Bonny Hills on the mid-north coast of NSW. He and his wife Fiona have four children and a number of grandchildren. Having lived in Canberra and worked in university ministry, church planting and pastoring, and sports chaplaincy, Dave is now the National Director for the Fellowship of Independent Evangelical Churches. Dave blogs at, and is the author of Hope Beyond Cure.

Euthanasia: Reflection and Review

Last week I cast my vote in the NSW election. Coming from Canberra it was a shock to see a ballot form a metre

Remember Testimonies?

…in your hearts revere Christ as Lord. Always be

Resilience – A Spiritual Project

Resilience and burnout are big issues in work and ministry at present. In the field of Christian ministry the statistics of burnout seem alarmingly

Ministry Apprenticeships

Once upon a time Christian ministers were viewed with

Reading the Bible In Church

Looking for people who can read the Bible out