Started out as a cauliflower fried rice, but trended more Mediterranean in the end, so pilaf. (I guess) Roasted cauliflower rice, baked mushroom, zucchini, onion, and capsicum. Some snow pea, green olives, along with water chestnut (instead of slivered almonds) and pickled cucumber for crunch. There may have also been some prawns, and other minor …

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This isn’t the first time that Ray Ortlund’s expression for Christian discipleship has been shared here; but he’s posted it again recently, so why not? Listening to conversations about how churches can produce and measure spiritual growth is wearying; especially conversations devoid of mention of Holy Spirit, grace, corporate worship, and assurance. Those sorts of …

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Growing older amplifies the reality that change is inescapable and control is something of an illusion. For disciples of Jesus it bids us recognise the difference between death and dying; that Jesus has overcome death, and that dying is only a shadow. It also bids us look to the one where certainty, comfort, and peace …

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I’ve tipped Brisbane (AFL) without any confidence at all. If they win, they’re the real deal. If they lose, they should at least go further than last year. I’ve tipped Brisbane (NRL) to lose without any confidence at all. Pride goeth before destruction, and a haughty spirit before a fall. (Draws count as correct) NRL …

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