Preview Mode Links will not work in preview mode

Stories of Hope

Jan 29, 2023

The bug-a-salt fly killer gun has great potential for the development of men's groups.  But salt is also a descriptor of a useful and interesting life.  This podcast deals with both aspects of this wonderful element.  

Jan 26, 2023

Michelle is a transgender woman who has two daughters and lives in Melbourne.  She works as an advocate for transgender and diversity issues within the transport department.  I am friends with her partner Cara and we shared a meal together recently where I met her for the first time.  She is warm, open and well...

Jan 22, 2023

For the power of community to be fully realized, we cannot stay safe and comfortable.  We need to learn how to suffer a bit and give ourselves away in healthy and sustainable ways.  

Jan 19, 2023

Kevin Beach grew up in stable and loving family and was a Rugby player in Queensland and also in the UK.  Life took a tragic turn when, mid career, he was struck by a car and had both his legs smashed up.  Drinking got out of control and he ended up at a Salvo Rehab, which is where we met.  His courage and resilience to...

Jan 15, 2023

People fulfill the loving purposes of God in all sorts of ways and Jesus didn't seem to mind what their background was of even what they believed.  He valued their hearts and their service.  I once took three guys fresh out of recovery to help me serve at an evacuation centre in Rockhampton after a flood.  They did an...