Starting uni well

In 2016, Annelise Chan joined more than 20,000 other Kiwi students in the transition from high school to university. The Auckland native continued to live with her family and attend the church where she grew up, but enrolling at the University of Auckland was still a...

Images of the church

More on the church: A brief disclaimer Breaking down church walls Mucking in: A student perspective Building to plan “I sought to hear the voice of God and climbed the topmost steeple, but God declared: ‘Go down again – I dwell among the people.’” – John Henry Newman...

Building to plan

Why do you go to church? When your alarm goes off on Sunday morning, what motivates you to get out of bed and go? Perhaps you grew up going to church so it’s out of habit. Perhaps you’re on the roster to set things up or serve morning tea and you don’t want to let...

A brief disclaimer

This Canvas focuses on what the Bible teaches about the institution of the Church and how that informs the way we act as members of local churches. But because anyone can start a church (and we have plenty of evidence that, really, anyone can), “church” needs to be...

Breaking down church walls

A faith that influences all of life will have more than one meeting place   Paul Windsor is the Director of Langham Preaching and former Principal of Carey Baptist College. He is now based in India, where he teaches homiletics and coordinates the training of...

Mucking in

A student perspective on being part of a church in transitory seasons More on the church: Images of the church A brief disclaimer Breaking down church walls Building to plan Brydon Sundgren is a student leader at the University of Auckland and a student representative...