More support needed to ease homeless crisis
When we think of homelessness, it is an issue generally associated with capital cities.
We left last week’s Faith For Today with the encouragement that God is on our side to overcome the damage that sin has done to ourselves and the rest of God’s ‘‘good creation’’.
We don’t need to look very hard to find fault in other people around us and we then use the problems we see to explain why ‘‘everyone else’’ makes it so difficult for us to live as we would like to.
Member for Farrer Sussan Ley returns to Parliament today for the first sitting since the May election.
‘‘You are my friends if you do what I command you. I no longer called you slaves, because a slave does not know what this master is doing. I have called you friends, because I have told you everything I heard from my Father.” (John 15: 14-15).
News of a $6 million cancer and wellness centre in Echuca has been welcomed in the Deniliquin district, and rightly so.
There is a striking similarity with the Australian Labor Party and the Coalition at a local level following recent elections.
“For by grace you have been saved through faith. And this is not your own doing; it is the gift of God, not a result of works, so that no one may boast.’’ (Eph 2:8-9).
After a hard fought campaign Sussan Ley has been returned as federal Member for Farrer, and to the surprise of many will be a senior member in a returned Morrison Coalition Government.
If it is correct that being a Christian is more about a relationship, than being religious, then doing faith independently sounds like the natural extension of that principle.
This Saturday is looming as one of the most important elections for many decades.
“You must love the Lord your God with all your heart, all your soul, and all your mind. This is the first and greatest commandment.” (Matthew 22:37).
It is not unusual for governments to highlight their economic credentials and excellent budget position before an election, then claim afterwards that it is not in such great shape after all.
The Murrumbidgee Local Health District has failed the Deniliquin region. That was a clear message to come out of a local visit from Premier Gladys Berejiklian on Saturday.
Human remains were discovered in dense bushland in Mooroopna on Wednesday afternoon. The body was found in the vicinity of Common Track by members of the public who quickly notified police. Shepparton Police processed the site in the early hours of...
A hotel in Mooroopna is currently taped off by police due to an assault that took place on the premises overnight. Shepparton Crime Investigation Unit acting sergeant Jeff Wren said a person has been hospitalised following the incident. He said the...
Powercor expects power will be restored in Tatura after midday today, after mass outages occurred across the town yesterday afternoon. The first reports of power outages in Tatura were at 3.30pm, due to high winds and heavy rainfall. A Powercor...
AN ECHUCA grandmother was confronted and may have been assaulted just after 6pm. Her family has posted security video in a bid to identify her attacker, who had been waiting on the veranda of the woman’s High St home. In their Facebook post the...