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17/11 November

Where is God?

By Dr. Dave Currie In Las Vegas on October 1 a lone gunman, motives still unknown, opened fire on a crowd of concertgoers…58 people dead – 546 injured. The deadliest mass shooting committed by an individual in US history. Where was God… in Las Vegas? How was it fair for the people who lost their […]

17/10 October

Soli Del Gloria

By Reginald Smith 2017 marks the 500th anniversary of the Protestant Reformation. We’re commemorating the anniversary by highlighting its five rallying themes: Scripture Alone (Sola Scriptura), Faith Alone (Sola Fide), Christ Alone (Solo Christo), Grace Alone (Sola Gratia), and Glory to God Alone (Soli Deo Gloria). I sang with Elder Clinton Taylor in the gospel […]

17/10 October

500 years after the reformation

By Marion Van Driel Every year when October 31st comes around and we reflect on the Protestant Reformation, I am transported back to the memory of a few thousand voices exuberantly singing Martin Luther’s well-known hymn, A Mighty Fortress Is Our God. On the Sunday evening closest to the date, our local churches gathered for […]

17/08 August 2017

Sola Gratia

by Sarah Schrieber 2017 marks the 500th anniversary of the Protestant Reformation. We’re commemorating the anniversary by highlighting its five rallying themes: Scripture Alone (Sola Scriptura), Faith Alone (Sola Fide), Christ Alone (Solo Christo), Grace Alone (Sola Gratia), and Glory to God Alone (Soli Deo Gloria). Our family has quite the collection of Bible storybooks, […]

17/07 July 2017

Solo Christo

by Shaio Chong   2017 marks the 500th anniversary of the Protestant Reformation. We’re commemorating the anniversary by highlighting its five rallying themes: Scripture Alone (Sola Scriptura), Faith Alone (Sola Fide), Christ Alone (Solo Christo), Grace Alone (Sola Gratia), and Glory to God Alone (Soli Deo Gloria). In courtrooms, witnesses swear to tell the truth, […]

17/06 June 2017

Sola Fide – By Faith Alone

by Stephen Martin   2017 marks the 500th anniversary of the Protestant Reformation. We’re commemorating the anniversary by highlighting its five rallying themes: Scripture Alone (Sola Scriptura), Faith Alone (Sola Fide), Christ Alone (Solo Christo), Grace Alone (Sola Gratia), and Glory to God Alone (Soli Deo Gloria). Faith must be nurtured and nourished in a […]

16/06 June 2016

The Hands that made us

Where faith and science meet Stories by Jack Taylor The complex issues of creation in today’s culture seem greater than we first heard in Sunday School. Welcome to the third and final instalment in a series about creation – The Hands that made us. This month, Light Magazine writer Jack Taylor investigates deeper into the […]