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Does the Bible Value Women?

In Bible times, Jewish women were treated as second-class citizens. And under Roman law, women weren’t even considered citizens or given legal rights. Popular Greek philosophers—who dominated thought in Jewish culture—marginalised women, with some even calling them dangerous. Men could commit adultery while others turned a blind eye, while women who did such could be…

Rapid Response Team: A New Hope

Earlier this year, New South Wales experienced some of the worst flooding in decades. March saw the most rain ever recorded, with flood heights setting new records in some regions across the state. Over 18,000 people had to evacuate as the waters quickly rose. Billy Graham Rapid Response Team (BG-RRT) crisis-trained chaplains deployed alongside Samaritan’s…

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Will Graham Devotion: The Authority of Scripture

Bible Reading: 2 Timothy 3:16-17, NKJV (Read below) In August of 1949, my grandfather—a largely unknown young preacher, at the time—was at a Christian retreat centre in the mountains east of Los Angeles, California. A spiritual battle raged inside of him. A friend who had gone to Princeton Seminary had repeatedly and passionately encouraged my grandfather…