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We are a church community for all ages in Cairns. As part of Churches of Christ in Queensland our desire is to bring the light of Christ to Far North Queensland.

We are a church community for all ages in Cairns. As part of Churches of Christ in Queensland our desire is to bring the light of Christ to Far North Queensland.
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Australia

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We are a church community for all ages in Cairns. As part of Churches of Christ in Queensland our desire is to bring the light of Christ to Far North Queensland.

Language:

English

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0740324411


Episodes

Jesus and the Canaanite Woman

5/20/2019
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Phil Bignill shares the first message in our series The Day They Met Jesus The post Jesus and the Canaanite Woman appeared first on The Lakes Church Cairns.

Duration:01:28:51

Mental health

5/13/2019
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Why talk about mental health in this series? Not because it’s the same as child abuse or domestic violence, but because it has been censored in the church in a similar way. It hasn’t been OK to struggle with mental health and the conversation has often been censored. We need to raise the level of awareness and conversation about mental health because it is more prevalent than you might think. This message is part of a series called UNCENSORED: Conversations The post Mental health appeared...

Duration:01:48:31

Domestic Violence Q & A

5/9/2019
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This podcast is part of a series called UNCENSORED: Conversations the church needs to have.These are conversations the global church, the Australian church and our church need to have. In the Q & A I mentioned the following links: The full message on Domestic Violence. The statistics quoted during the message are from White Ribbon Australia, SAFER and the Australian Institute of Health and Welfare. The indications of domestic violence are taken from 1800 RESPECT. The articles by Dr Julia The...

Duration:00:09:37

Domestic Violence

5/6/2019
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In the opening chapters of Genesis in the Bible we find a clear contrast: between God’s perfect intention for relationships, and our reality of relationships. Our relationships aren’t perfect. And sometimes, too often, at least one partner is manipulative, controlling or physically violent. Domestic and family violence is violence, abuse and intimidation between people in a current or recent relationship. It can happen in any kind of relationship — not just with husbands and wives or...

Duration:00:53:23

Child Abuse Q & A

5/2/2019
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This is the midweek question & answer podcast promised during Sunday’s message. On Sunday we talked about child abuse and about the safety and protection of children in our church and in our homes. This podcast is part of a series called UNCENSORED: Conversations the church needs to have.These are conversations the global church, the Australian church and our church need to have. In the Q & A I mentioned the following links: The full message on Child Abuse. A The post Child Abuse Q & A...

Duration:00:08:30

Child Abuse

4/29/2019
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Children are precious, and deserve to be loved and protected. Unfortunately, that’s not always how children are treated. It has been huge news in the last several years about abuse of children and young people. And some of the horrific stories have come from the church. In this message we talk about that. We raise the level of conversation about child abuse, and about the safety and protection of children in our church and in our homes. This message is The post Child Abuse appeared first on...

Duration:00:40:45

Easter Sunday 2019

4/20/2019
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Geoff spoke on Easter Sunday about how Easter is the weekend the revolution began. We live in a world of two governments. The first is a government of death, anger and oppression. It has been in power for a long time and none of us are spared from its destruction. On the first Easter weekend Jesus kickstarted his revolution to overthrow the government. On Friday he went straight into the death and darkness at its heart. On Sunday he emerged The post Easter Sunday 2019 appeared first on The...

Duration:00:17:55

Good Friday 2019

4/18/2019
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Laura spoke on Good Friday about how Easter is the weekend the revolution began. We live in a world of two governments. The first is a government of death, anger and oppression. It has been in power for a long time and none of us are spared from its destruction. On the first Easter weekend Jesus kickstarted his revolution to overthrow the government. On Friday he went straight into the death and darkness at its heart. On Sunday he emerged The post Good Friday 2019 appeared first on The Lakes...

Duration:00:24:26

Praying in Tongues

4/15/2019
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Praying in tongues is one of the weird things that Christians do. It’s a practice that we find talked about in the New Testament, and it’s a practice that can help you pray. In this message we talk about what praying in tongues is, what to expect, and what we do with tongues as a church. This message is a bonus sixth week as part of the series Five Great Prayers Anyone Can Pray. The post Praying in Tongues appeared first on The Lakes Church Cairns.

Duration:00:39:02

Help me carry this

4/8/2019
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“God will never give you more than you can handle.” People like to quote this line like it’s in the Bible, but it’s not. And it’s not true. Sometimes the things we have to carry in life are overwhelming and crushing. In those times we can always ask God to help us carry things. This message is part of the series Five Great Prayers Anyone Can Pray. The post Help me carry this appeared first on The Lakes Church Cairns.

Duration:00:23:07

I don’t know

3/31/2019
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God offers to give us wisdom if we ask for it. So why don’t we ask for it? And when we finally do, how can we expect him to give us wisdom and direction? This message is part of the series Five Great Prayers Anyone Can Pray. The post I don’t know appeared first on The Lakes Church Cairns.

Duration:00:32:19

Fight for me

3/24/2019
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We all need someone bigger and stronger than we are to fight for us. What about God? Will he fight for us if we ask? This message is part of the series Five Great Prayers Anyone Can Pray. The post Fight for me appeared first on The Lakes Church Cairns.

Duration:00:35:35

I Messed Up

3/18/2019
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I messed up. It is human nature to try and cover up our mistakes, but it is God’s nature to forgive us. God invites us to pray this prayer: “Dear God, I messed up. Amen.” This message is part of the series Five Great Prayers Anyone Can Pray. The post I Messed Up appeared first on The Lakes Church Cairns.

Duration:00:33:05

Wow

3/11/2019
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Wow! God loves it when we pray this prayer: “Dear God, Wow! Amen.” This message is part of the series Five Great Prayers Anyone Can Pray. The post Wow appeared first on The Lakes Church Cairns.

Duration:00:25:41

Get in the Game: Share your faith

3/2/2019
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We are in a series called Get in the Game: five things you can do to change your faith. If you stay with us, and join us each week on Sunday morning or on our podcast when you’re away, you’ll hear about five super simple things you can do which will get you off the sidelines and ‘into the game’ with your faith. Are you up for the challenge? This week we talked about how sharing your faith will change The post Get in the Game: Share your faith appeared first on The Lakes Church Cairns.

Duration:00:37:19

Get in the Game: Give

2/24/2019
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We are in a series called Get in the Game: five things you can do to change your faith. If you stay with us, and join us each week on Sunday morning or on our podcast when you’re away, you’ll hear about five super simple things you can do which will get you off the sidelines and ‘into the game’ with your faith. Are you up for the challenge? This week we talked about how giving will change your faith. The post Get in the Game: Give appeared first on The Lakes Church Cairns.

Duration:00:41:02

Get in the Game: Join a Team

2/16/2019
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We are in a series called Get in the Game: five things you can do to change your faith. If you stay with us, and join us each week on Sunday morning or on our podcast when you’re away, you’ll hear about five super simple things you can do which will get you off the sidelines and ‘into the game’ with your faith. Are you up for the challenge? This week we talked about how joining a Team will change The post Get in the Game: Join a Team appeared first on The Lakes Church Cairns.

Duration:00:40:50

Get in the Game: Join a Group

2/9/2019
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We are in a series called Get in the Game: five things you can do to change your faith. If you stay with us, and join us each week on Sunday morning or on our podcast when you’re away, you’ll hear about five super simple things you can do which will get you off the sidelines and ‘into the game’ with your faith. Are you up for the challenge? This week we talked about how joining a Group will change The post Get in the Game: Join a Group appeared first on The Lakes Church Cairns.

Duration:00:33:35

Get in the Game: Worship

2/3/2019
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Today Geoff began a new series called Get in the Game: five things you can do to change your faith. If you stay with us, and join us each week on Sunday morning or on our podcast when you’re away, you’ll hear about five super simple things you can do which will get you off the sidelines and ‘into the game’ with your faith. Are you up for the challenge? This week we talked about how worship will change your The post Get in the Game: Worship appeared first on The Lakes Church Cairns.

Duration:00:38:34

Hang in there

1/26/2019
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Geoff finished our series called ‘How to be a Christian without being a jerk: insider tips from Jesus’ little brother James.’ This week’s message is called ‘hang in there’ and is from James 1. The post Hang in there appeared first on The Lakes Church Cairns.

Duration:00:31:19