Author Archives: Ben Soderlund

The challenges and opportunities of growth

I recently had cause to be on the website of the Australian Bureau of Statistics, and was curious to look at some of the data for the City of Casey. Did you know that between the last two national censuses, … Continue reading

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Comfort in the face of suffering

Our BAC summer discussion series, The Reason for God, has got off to a good start, with many people engaging in some great and challenging conversations about some of the big objections to the Christian faith. This coming Tuesday evening … Continue reading

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Please pray for the Anglican Primates’ meeting this week

The Archbishop of Canterbury, Justin Welby, has called for a meeting of the leading Anglican Bishops from all of the world’s Anglican Churches (the Primates), that will begin next week on Monday 11 January. The importance of this meeting cannot … Continue reading

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New Afternoon Service at BAC in 2016

Now that I’ve been at Berwick Anglican Church for two months, one of the things I’m most excited about with my new position is the possibility of launching a new afternoon service at BAC in 2016. It is of course … Continue reading

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How to Answer Some of Those Difficult Objections to Christianity

A work colleague once asked me in a mocking tone, ‘Ben, you don’t actually believe all that stuff in the bible do you? Like the crossing of the red sea… I mean, come on! Surely you don’t think that ever … Continue reading

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