Category: Culture

Announcing the Bookshelf Top 20 of 2021

Celebrating the best and most popular books of the year: This is your chance to discover your next great read—and perhaps to win one of the books on this list.

Creative Corner: Andy Collis

Andy Collis is a fine artist and art academic who is well-loved by the Adventist community in Australia and beyond.

Book review: The Table I Long For

Presented as a personal story, The Table I Long For has a narrative momentum that carries the reader through the theological reflections about the nature of the church and mission in our communities today.

What in the Word: keep watch/stay awake

Ever been “caught napping”? The expression is more than 400 years old. By Shakespeare’s day it was being used to refer to someone who should have been ready for a situation but was caught unprepared.

Chloe’s battle

She needed someone to “go to battle” with her. But right now it seemed she was that person for everybody else.

Creative Corner: Phil McKay

From art exhibitions to Bible study guides, fine artist Phil McKay has seen his work used in a wide variety of contexts to share the good news of Jesus. 

Personal brand

When it comes to personal branding, consistency is the key to building trust and a solid reputation. But what if we thought about personal branding in terms of our Christian journey?