Author Archives: Duke

ICSF Leadership Conference

Being a Christian at school is tough, even more so at a public state school. One way to be encouraged at school is to be part of a lunchtime ISCF (Inter-School Christian Fellowship) group. I’m going to be leading on … Continue reading

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The Proxy Café

I’m excited about this Friday! We are hosting a music event at our church for the youth community to be part of. The Proxy Café is a place for the youth of the peninsular to come and enjoy local talent … Continue reading

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Music Monday: Joe Day

I enjoy music, but sometimes I don’t enjoy music when I’m at church, this isn’t because the band is bad, but often because the songs are boring musically. I know I could start a whole debate on worship wars and … Continue reading

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Technology and Social Media

In the last week I have spent some extra time considering the role of technology and social media in our culture. Part of this started after seeing the documentary Catfish (I don’t wish to spoil it if you haven’t seen … Continue reading

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Music Monday: 52 Songs

One of the worship pastors at Mars Hill, Joe Day, has set himself the task of writing a song a week this year. Quite ambitious if you ask me. But it’s good to hear what he has come up with … Continue reading

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Music Monday: Destructor

Destructor: Ever since I first heard this song over 4 years ago I have loved it. The latest version of this Mars Hill original has had a revamp and a slight lyric change. The reason I enjoy this song so … Continue reading

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Haiti: Churches helping Churches

While we are all shocked right now at the severity of the Queensland floods, today is the 1 year anniversary of the Haiti earthquake. I want to support our fellow citizens in Queensland but also want to support those who … Continue reading

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Music Monday: post harbour.

Have discovered an awesome band from Seattle recently, yet giving me another reason for me wanting to return. post harbour. are a post rock/experimental/ambient band with bits of Sigur Ros combined with Modest Mouse and Okkervil River. Their album praenumbra … Continue reading

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Some to be Shepherds

Earlier this week I was down at the lovely Port Hacking for the Youthworks Youth Ministry Conference. The theme of the conference was ‘Some to be Shepherds’ and I was greatly encouraged to follow the first and greatest shepherd Jesus. … Continue reading

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It Is Finished

So my days at Moore College as an undergrad have come to an end. I finished my last exam yesterday, and it feels good to be done. Formal study isn’t really my thing. But I have learnt so much in … Continue reading

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