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CDA Update October

Two worldviews Is it possible to understand things differently? A teacher said to Johnny when he returned to school the next day: “You missed school yesterday, didn’t you?’ to which Johnny replied, “Not very much!” Position 1 is seeing things from our own perspective; position 2 is looking at the situation... Continue reading

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CDA Update September

"Forbearance and genuine tenderheartedness are much tougher than niceness, and sometimes...tough love confrontational." D.A. Carson Why Niceness Weakens Our Witness by Sharon Hodde Miller (Extract from Christianity Today) God did not call you to be nice. This statement has been rattling around in my head for well over a year now, and... Continue reading

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CDA Update August

"How well we stand on out own feet before God in the world depends on how well we allow the Word of God to influence our thinking and our attitudes; and then...the integrity with which we apply that understanding to life in all its facets."  E.S. Jaelen Hinkle In 2016, US women’s soccer team defender Jaelene Hinkle refused t... Continue reading

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Interesting Changes!

How sad! When we came back from a recent trip to Sydney, visiting some multi-ethnic churches and talking to their pastors, we came to realise that our project was in line with what some pastors see as the future of Christian churches in an increasingly multi-cultural society, i.e. working toward multi-ethnic congrega-tions. How else can ... READ MORE

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Our Ministry widens in 2015

A new and exciting opportunity! The build-up Throughout 2014 the Mandarinspeaking congregation, that used to meet at the Mitcham Baptist Church, asked me (Ewald) to teach their young people. By the end of the year both the main Mandarin-speaking congregation and the young people had outgrown the facilities that were available to them. ... READ MORE

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