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Signs of the Times is a Christian worldview magazine published by the Seventh-day Adventist Church in Australia since 1886. The podcast is a little newer than that.

Signs of the Times is a Christian worldview magazine published by the Seventh-day Adventist Church in Australia since 1886. The podcast is a little newer than that.

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Australia

Description:

Signs of the Times is a Christian worldview magazine published by the Seventh-day Adventist Church in Australia since 1886. The podcast is a little newer than that.

Twitter:

@signsmag

Language:

English

Contact:

+61298472222


Episodes

Episode 101 - The problem with plastic

3/29/2020
Time and again, human innovation has delivered unexpected side-effects. What can we learn from the story of plastic? Photo: Unsplash—Jasmin Sessler

Duration:00:27:29

Episode 100 - Stopping Traffick

3/22/2020
Human trafficking is one of the world's most profitable industries. And, it might surprise you to learn, these criminal enterprises touch each of us. Photo: Unsplash—Anthony Tran

Duration:00:28:08

Episode 99 - Those who survive

3/16/2020
History is littered with the stories of nations and peoples that were completely wiped out. But then there are the survivors — those who have managed to stubbornly hold on to a sense of identity and purpose. The Bible calls these kinds of tenacious groups a "remnant". What can we learn from them today? Photo: Unsplash—Radu Florin

Duration:00:28:57

Episode 98 - My first cruise

3/8/2020
Glenda McClintock's first cruise involved tropical waters, palm-fringed beaches . . . the edge of a cyclone, rain-soaked bedding and an inspirational glimpse of people helping people living in isolated commununities.

Duration:00:28:30

Episode 97 - Hardwired for racism?

3/1/2020
Many people are afraid of snakes, but they just can't explain why. Is their fear hardwired or a learned behaviour? Many people instinctively dislike those of other races, but they just can't explain why . . .

Duration:00:00:30

Episode 96 - Remember to rest

2/24/2020
A life spent spinning frantically round and round will leave you dizzy. It's important to stop. Here's how. Photo: Unsplash—Spring Fed Images

Duration:00:28:06

Episode 95 - Making sense of the Trinity

2/16/2020
It's one of the key foundational teachings of Christianity, but also one of the most complex and hotly debated. How can God both be One and still have an aspect of threeness? What is the Trinity and why is it important? Signs Radio host Kent Kingston chats with theologian Dariusz Jankiewicz. Photo credit: Unsplash—Ravi Roshan

Duration:00:29:53

Episode 94 - Learning to Love

2/9/2020
It's a strange paradox that in order to be emotionally secure, sometimes you need to be prepared to be vulnerable. Maryellen Fairfax shares what's she's learned through love and loss. Photo: Unsplash—Jonathan Borba

Duration:00:29:57

Episode 93 - I Survived Cancer

2/2/2020
It's the sentence you never want to hear your doctor say: "I'm sorry, it's cancer." Journalist and mum of three Tracey Bridcutt recounts her battle with breast cancer.

Duration:00:27:49

Episode 92 - The Christmas Invasion

1/15/2020
Yeah, everyone loves the idea of the Baby in the manger - babies are cute! But why is the birth of Jesus such a big deal for Christians?

Duration:00:28:49

Episode 91 - Wake Up Call

12/15/2019
People around the world are being exiled, imprisoned, tortured and killed simply because of their religion or belief - the scale of the issue is mind-numbing. Amnesty Australia's Graham Thom is one person committed to making a positive difference. Photo: Unsplash / Dev Asangbam

Duration:00:29:55

Episode 90 - Disney goes dark

12/8/2019
The kids that grew up on the first Toy Story movies are young adults now. But as the franchise has rolled on, the tone and themes of the plots have become darker and more self-obsessed. Are these really the lessons we want our kids to learn? Signs Radio host Kent Kingston chats with media critic Mark Hadley.

Duration:00:29:53

Episode 89 - Can't sleep on concrete

12/1/2019
It was only for one night, but Toowoomba's Jacob Ugljesa's eyes were opened when he slept on the streets to raise money for the homeless. What would it take to open his heart? Photo: Unsplash—Jon Tyson

Duration:00:28:52

Episode 88 - How to make a healthy baby

11/24/2019
Many would-be mums struggling to fall pregnant are given the blunt prescription, "lose weight," based on well-attested research. What's coming to light more recently, however, is the impact of the male partner's health on fertility and even the health outcomes of any offspring.

Duration:00:28:40

Episode 87 - Surviving Year 12

11/18/2019
What stresses — and opportunities — does Year 12 present for you and your child? Veteran English teacher Denise Nelson offers some practical tips.

Duration:00:29:35

Episode 86 - Lest We Forget

11/10/2019
War, peace, sacrifice. So what exactly is it that we're supposed to remember on Remembrance Day?

Duration:00:27:03

Episode 85 - The Reluctant Leader

11/3/2019
It's inevitable that, at some point, you'll be in charge . . . of something or some other people. That makes you a leader. And how you lead is important, says leadership consultant Eddie Hypolite.

Duration:00:29:02

Episode 84 - Who was Jesus?

10/21/2019
Many religions and philosophies claim Jesus Christ as their own, but who was he, assuming he existed at all?

Duration:00:28:45

Episode 83 - The Ultimate Treasure Hunt

10/13/2019
Taylor Swift's habit of dropping cryptic hints about her upcoming music projects got high school teacher Kira-Leigh Josey thinking about the world's longest running treasure hunt and the search for the ultimate Lover.

Duration:00:26:40

Episode 82 - Comparison is the thief of joy

10/6/2019
If focusing on the accomplishments and attributes of other people is making you miserable, here are some handy tips to help you escape the deadly cycle of comparison. Image: Joshua Rawson—Unsplash

Duration:00:29:42