The Author

Steve is approaching an age which would be a more than useful Test batting average. He is a pastor of Providence Church in WA, is married to Jill and together they have two children, Sophie and Declan. Steve grew up in Northern Ireland, but apart from rolling his “r’s”, and talking too fast, is a West Aussie through and through. He has degrees in journalism and theology and enjoys combining the two through writing and blogging, especially on matters of church planting and cultural negotiation for Christians in the increasingly complex West.

Why Millennials ARE Coming to Church

There have been plenty of articles about why Millennials—those twenty somethings—are not coming to church.  Plenty of time and attention towards what would bring

Christian: Will You Negative Split Your Life?

The most positive thing a Christian can do is

Religious Exemption: Give it a Year – or Ten

Christian educational institutions need to get a wriggle on.

Why Is ANZAC Day So Popular In Our Secular Age?

It’s 100 years since The Great War ended. In

…and the Worst of Times: A Reponse to Tom Habib

Tom Habib’s recent article; Wonderful Times: On Not Getting