Silence

22 Aug in

Released in 1964, the haunting melody of ‘The Sounds of Silence’ became a huge hit for Simon & Garfunkel. One line says; ‘But my words, like silent raindrops fell. And echoed, in the wells of…

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Retrofit

08 Aug in

Retrofit Definition: add (a component or accessory) to something that did not have it when manufactured. I love a good doco (documentary). While David Attenborough thrills us with the natural world, I think the doco’s…

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Hacksaw Ridge

06 Jun in

Sometimes profound and beautiful moments are captured so well in a film, that in the midst of horrific surrounding, these moments send a message that is not forgotten easily. I remember watching ‘Saving Private Ryan’…

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Confidence

23 May in

Julie Andrews sang a fun little song about confidence in The Sound of Music.’ Click the link: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=RV-6qbUHVww Here’s a thought for us today. How’s your confident going? Are you confident? If so, confident in…

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Long Winding Road

23 May in

Renewing the mind is like a winding road up a mountain; it can have some tough turns along the way.

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Pepper Steak

23 May in

Are you a pepper steak or a fast food burger? Your life is designed to be vibrant and full of colour.

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A Transformed Mind and a Transformed Life

23 May in

Come with me on this journey as you learn how to transform your life through new thinking patterns.

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Designing Tomorrowland

02 May in

Designing Tomorrowland Have you ever designed a house? I have, well sort of. Although I’m not a real architect and my roughly sketched dream home certainly would have needed some adjustments, I still had the…

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Epic

26 Apr in

I read a book recently called ‘Shackelton's Epic.’ It's a story of how a group decided to emulate for many, what is considered the greatest sea voyage of all time. In 1916, 6 men set…

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Uncaged

16 Feb in

https://soundcloud.com/gary-blackford/uncaged-pastor-gary

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Bel Thomson – Singer, Songwriter and Speaker

‘I have known Gary Blackford for over 10 years in the role of Christian Ministry Leadership, and have had the privilege of walking closely with him throughout that time.
Gary is a brilliant communicator with both Passion and Compassion for those who walk through emotionally dark times in their lives, and he brings a refreshing and powerful ministry to people’s lives that is rarely touched in the everyday church environment.
Both Gary and his wife Robyn are a real blessing to the body of Christ and we will be utilizing their ministry gifts on a regular basis here at Riverside.
Our leadership at Riverside fully support their ministry”

Pastor Greg Holder – Riverside Church Grafton

Silence

22 Aug in

Released in 1964, the haunting melody of ‘The Sounds of Silence’ became a huge hit for Simon & Garfunkel. One line says; ‘But my words, like silent raindrops fell. And echoed, in the wells of…

Continue Reading...

Retrofit

08 Aug in

Retrofit Definition: add (a component or accessory) to something that did not have it when manufactured. I love a good doco (documentary). While David Attenborough thrills us with the natural world, I think the doco’s…

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Hacksaw Ridge

06 Jun in

Sometimes profound and beautiful moments are captured so well in a film, that in the midst of horrific surrounding, these moments send a message that is not forgotten easily. I remember watching ‘Saving Private Ryan’…

Continue Reading...