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Bandersnatch: choices, choices
Netflix's recent production Black Mirror: Bandersnatch is unique in that it is the first interactive movie – allowing the viewer to make a choice at several intervals as to what the lead character will do next and how the story ends.
Bandersnatch: choices, choices
Interview with God
Suppose you could interview God and ask any questions you wanted. What would you ask?
Interview with God
John 7:53-8:11 - Where they spent the night
Bible study
John 7:53-8:11 - Where they spent the night
Rich life equalled unhappiness
Fulham midfielder Keiran Richardson admits that a downward spiral of boozing and womanising was destroying his career
Rich life equalled unhappiness
Delayed consequences
In recent news, officials have determined that a sinkhole in the States that cost $75 million to fix was caused by human error.
Delayed consequences
Faith at Fromelles - an ANZAC story
"After passing over rough ground covered with the bodies of the dead and wounded, strewn with barbed wire and pocked by shellfire, the nineteen-year-old sergeant led his men into a water-filled ditch which had at one time passed for a German trench. Then, as he inadvertently raised his head a bit too high, a bullet quickly found its mark . . .
Faith at Fromelles - an ANZAC story
Beauty within
Lizzie Velasquez was browsing through YouTube as a typical teenager when she came across a video titled 'The Ugliest Woman in the World'.
Beauty within
Love finds suicide survivor
It took bouts of depressive episodes, five failed suicide attempts and almost losing her marriage for Motlagomang Mbele to come to the place where she could finally accept that she was completely loved.
Love finds suicide survivor
Essential element
On an average day, you and I use a staggering 450 litres of it. Yes, it could only be water— and we take it for granted. It's just there at the turning of a tap.
Essential element
The greatest miracle ever
An Easter Story
The greatest miracle ever
Chozizwitsa Chodabwitsa Zedi (Chichewa)
Akuchita mantha komanso osokonekera azimayiwo anaima limodzi m'banda kucha.
Fame not worth a pile of potatoes
There is a quote that says, "For what will it profit a man if he gains the whole world, and loses his own soul?"
Fame not worth a pile of potatoes

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Faith matters
Easter holds answers to the big questions
Faith matters
Question: If Jesus was such a good person how come He ended up being executed?
Peter Meadows answers your questions about God
Question: If Jesus was such a good person how come He ended up being executed?
Former drug kingpin now uses leadship for good
Garner has always been a leader.
Former drug kingpin now uses leadship for good
Convincing evidence of life after death
Many years ago a submarine sank off the coast of Provincetown. When divers descended, they searched for any possible signs of life within. Listening closely, they detected a slight tapping sound.
Convincing evidence of life after death
Exercise yourself
I saw this friendly reminder online recently: It is perfectly okay if the only exercise you get today is flipping the pages of a book or stirring your tea or smiling with friends.
Exercise yourself
John 7:25-52 - Jesus risks His life
Bible study
John 7:25-52 - Jesus risks His life
Soaring with Eagles
Playing kick to kick with elite AFL players, staff and coaches is all part of the fun for Paul Morrison from the West Coast Eagles.
Soaring with Eagles
Legendary singer loses wife after 65 years
In an era where nearly half of marriages end in divorce, a 65-year marriage, and a happy one at that, is remarkable. And for such a marriage to last in the entertainment industry is nothing short of astonishing.
Legendary singer loses wife after 65 years
Eye-opener
Encounter in empty tomb convinces Tim Cross that resurrection story is true
Eye-opener
Living for the best
From childhood Hope Mzolowa went with his parents and three siblings to church. At Sunday School he learnt about Bible stories, memorised many Bible verses and sang choruses.
Living for the best
Kuwala moyo wabwino koposa (Chichewa)
Kochokera ku ubwana wake Hope Mzolowa amapita pamodzi ndi makolo ake ku tchalitchi pamodzi ndi abale ake atatu. Ku sukulu ya ana ang'onong'ono yophunzira za Mulungu iye anaphunzira nkhani za m'Baibulo, kuloweza ndime zambiri za m'Baibulo ndi kuyimba makolasi.
Unjustly convicted yet freely forgives
30 years on death row for murders he did not do – yet this man forgives.
Unjustly convicted yet freely forgives
Message in an empty egg
As a not so long ago diagnosed diabetic, my problems with chocolate were solved. The diagnosis taught me wisdom about things I needed to change and even some things, I like, that had to go.
Message in an empty egg
John 7:1-24 - Jesus risks His life
Bible study
John 7:1-24 - Jesus risks His life
Life hurdles bring strength
On Twitter, hurdler Tiffany Porter identifies herself in a few words. Her description seems similar to other professional athletes. "Olympian." "Medallist." "Record-holder." "Wife."
Life hurdles bring strength
Return from the dead
Stung five times by box jellyfish
Return from the dead
Defying the devil
David Ridenour spent many years studying witchcraft and delving into the darkness of the occult, until one day he realised that he had become possessed!
Defying the devil
From army to underworld, to stand up comedy
The stepson of one of Glasgow's most feared underworld figures lifted his head up, expecting the man standing outside the church building to hit him.
From army to underworld, to stand up comedy
Mad Hatter faith
One of the most convincing arguments for Christianity for me is how bizarrely counter-intuitive it is. It is a crazy Alice in Wonderland religion that turns "normal" ideas on their head!
Mad Hatter faith
Wise up!
As April Fool’s Day approaches, speaker and author J. John explains what real foolishness is…
Wise up!

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