The Author

Steve McAlpine 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.

It Pays to Hold Your Nerve in the Transgender Debate

It pays to hold your nerve. Always. With the latest news out of the UK that a young woman is calling out the National

Terrence Malick’s A Hidden Life Exposes Our Showy Selfie Culture

If you’re a Terrence Malick fan, then you’ve got

The End of (Secular) Babies

Children are a heritage from the Lord, offspring a reward

Hey Christian: It’s not ok to say “Ok Boomer”

Speaking as a cynical, grumpy ex-Gothic X-Generation boy who

Overseas Missionaries Offer Cross-Cultural Advice for Australia

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