Sharing Christ to Berowra

Daily Encouragement

This page features articles and resources to encourage you in your faith. I pray it will be useful and edifying for you!

Friday 3 April 2020

Where did that week go? But lots of people busy posting resources. Here are a few that may be of interest…

Articles on Family Ministry & for Parents

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Free Children’s and Family Ministry Videos

Monday 30/3/2020

After another awesome Sunday, here are a few links for the younger ones!

  • Colin’s own YouTube channel – https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCoke6T49FzfcwHHSaiQlyWQ
  • a great Kids’ Channel from Forestville/North Sydney Anglicans – https://www.youtube.com/channel/UC6LeVAG3morQ6EBW0B_xqSw

Friday 27/3/2020

Some good resources available during the last few days:

  • ‘Movies change people’ are doing a ‘Hope at home’ movie festival – 10 movies over 10 weeks: special offer $30. More suited to adults – check it out at – https://www.hopeathome.com.au/
  • Youthworks have put out some creative ideas to keep engaging children! Try them at home (and send us photos of the finished product!) – https://youthworks.net/articles/9-ideas-for-long-distance-childrens-ministry?utm_source=Serving+Ministry&utm_campaign=4313e96e59-EMAIL_CAMPAIGN_2018_08_28_05_55_COPY_01&utm_medium=email&utm_term=0_acccc1306c-4313e96e59-204798885
  • Our dear friends at Max7 have a range of resources especially for children – https://www.max7.org/en/default?fbclid=IwAR3YgweIz-r_uMNEw24Kv8ovTDHNpMwo-IILvkhkzWZfYFI3QRZUx6JZHQo
  • a new recording of an old favourite by Colin B – https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=T8ilnzCV1jw&feature=youtu.be&fbclid=IwAR01p4AVbJBR4CpJbHDgQoMhbQvcC71teFHiwvhZXTTch1F8RcNysuomcGs
  • Minno offer streaming of lots of children’s resources for only $USD7 p/month – https://www.gominno.com/whats-on
  • Saddleback Kids contains resources I’ve used at SRE – check them out at – https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCEbM1vIWVubIANRR54YuS0g

Wednesday 25/3/2020

A number of organisations have put out various articles, videos, etc to encourage you in your faith. Here are a few for your edification:

  • The Gospel Coalition Australia has some great articles – this one on using social media to love your neighbours in these times: https://au.thegospelcoalition.org/article/using-social-media-to-love-your-neighbours-during-this-pandemic/?subscr=true
  • Matthias Media are offering free e-book of JC Ryle’s classic book ‘Sickness’ – https://matthiasmedia.com.au/products/sickness?utm_medium=email&utm_campaign=190320%20Sickness&utm_content=190320%20Sickness+CID_4fff08c33b092a0bd9f70048d983927c&utm_source=CampaignMonitor&utm_term=Download%20free%20ebook%20now
  • Bible Society are offering 3 kids’ Easter books per family – https://www.biblesociety.org.au/whyeaster – and accompanying downloadable resources – https://www.biblesociety.org.au/whyhow/
  • Skit guys are offering some free videos – https://skitguys.com/videos/theme/free?utm_source=Skit+Guys+News&utm_campaign=42e2248501-EMAIL_EJPASTORS_CAMPAIGN_2020_03_21&utm_medium=email&utm_term=0_1f8e8a4026-42e2248501-26908465&mc_cid=42e2248501&mc_eid=fb3e72696b
  • Worship House Media have a free Easter video – https://signup.worshiphousemedia.com/swn-easter2020/?utm_source=All%20SWN%20Subs&utm_medium=email&utm_content=swn_signup&utm_campaign=cp-03/20/2020-3126986&bcid=900b5412a2823ae16910d4650fd3d3fb&recip=544826941
  • Some apologetic resources from ‘Christianity Explored’ – this one on God and suffering – https://www.christianityexplored.org/Articles/469270/Home/CE_ORG/Tough_Questions/Transcripts/03_If_there.aspx
  • If you need some of those great old hymns – from our friends at 9Marks comes 25 hymns to sing in troubled times – https://www.9marks.org/article/25-hymns-to-sing-in-troubled-times/?utm_source=eml-article&utm_medium=eml-article&utm_campaign=eml-article&mc_cid=5eddc11ea6&mc_eid=ad23e2dfe2