Many people think of God as some mysterious force floating around the galaxy and entering into our lives via coincidence or miracles. The important message of Christmas is that God actually entered our world, physically, as the baby Jesus. Click here to listen as Adrian Kitson explores the question "what if God was really one of us?"
Would you like a free family holiday to Disneyland? The chance to see your favourite Disney characters, go on the thrilling rides and spend time as a family. It sounds amazing. But what happens when it doesn’t quite turn out that way? Click here to listen to Richard as he shares about his family trip to Disneyland. Even in the happiest places, families can still struggle but there is hope to restore the peace.
Bushfires can be devastating. Even when you’re well prepared they have a way of surprising you! So what’s it like to survive a catastrophic bushfire? Click here to listen as we talk with firefighters who had to face a fire head on and home owners who had to leave their homes. How do they make sense of a natural disaster like a bushfire?
We don’t have to look too hard to discover disasters happening all around the world. But what about closer to home? Maybe you’ve been in a car accident, had an injury at work, or experienced the sudden death of someone you love. It‘s very difficult to get through disasters like these, sometimes it seems impossible. Click here to listen this week as John Henderson shares his insights about a tragedy that was close to him, and how there can still be hope.
“I was real agro. Can you imagine? You've just had your life shattered by an accident and all your dreams. I had to rebuild my whole life again.”
How would you feel if someone’s negligence destroyed your quality of life? You’d be justified in being angry. But where do you go from there? Click here to listen as Adam shares how eventually letting go of his anger changed his life.
Short Movie Competition
Thanks to all the entrants. Please enjoy watching the best videos below. Click here to watch all entered videos.
School Category Winners
1st - Reason for the season
2nd - The Biggest Present
3rd - The Letter
Open Category Winners
1st - The meaning of Christmas
2nd - A Christmas Hope is Born
3rd - A Sister’s Hope
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“I do have days where things are totally fuzzy, you know if your tea comes out in ten different pots and one's burnt and one's not, don't ask, it's not a good day”
How do you face the future when you feel like you’re losing your past? Click here to listen as Ann and Tim share their experiences with adjusting to a diagnosis of early onset Dementia.
“We were lying in bed one day and I’m just leaning on my elbows like this and she’s there looking up at me and talking and she just said - Who are you? It ripped me apart.”
It’s hard to imagine what it would feel like when the person you’ve loved for over 50 years doesn’t know who you are. This week hear John’s inspiring story of loyalty and love, in the face of Dementia.