Order of Service Song: Good And Gracious King Welcome: Call to Worship Song: From The Day Prayer Of Confession Song: Beneath The Cross Of Jesus Affirming our Faith: Westminster Shorter Catechism Q26 Song: Praise God From Whom All Blessings Flow Bible Reading: Titus 1 – Greetings and the appointment of elders for the oversight of …

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Mount Gambier airport’s id is MGB. It’s a little counterintuitive, and staff in other airports don’t always remember it. Anyway, after six and a half days, I’m home. And a little bit over travel.

Chaos at Brisbane airport due to fog. As it happened I was dropped off early, so I’ve been changed to an ‘earlier’ flight (which is still due to leave 30 minutes after my original one). Many thanks to Virgin Air. That’ll get me into Melbourne for my connecting flight. (Which may be late, anyway.)

A full round of games for both competitions. Sunday night State of Origin was an interesting experiment. The idea of a stand-alone game and not a wid-week game with a round split either side of it on two weekends is attractive. Queensland are not terrible, and Ben Hunt is worth persevering with. Next year with …

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The General Assembly have unanimously elected the Reverend Phil Strong as Moderator-Elect (moderator of the 2019 General Assembly). Phil is on staff at Creek Road Presbyterian and is Moderator of the South Australian Assembly and Presbytery, being an Assessor (appointed member) of those bodies. He is functioning as project manager of the Adelaide Churches revitalization …

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This sign counts people on the pedestrian and bike paths at the start of the Coronation Drive bikeway. Today I was person 21 as I walked toward the city and person 27 as I looked back to head to Toowong. 1600 pedestrians a day doesn’t seem like a lot, but I saw two people walk …

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