Silver Strands Fellowship Week (SSFW) 5-10 November 2023 – A spiritual highlight for 2023

Inter Ecclesial News | by | Volume 30, Issue 1 | January – February 2024

Hebron Camp has always been billed as a venue for youth camps. But erstwhile youth also have a great need for fellowship, and the inaugural SSFW at Hebron proved its suitability for the older generation too. Modelled along the lines of seniors’ Bible Schools interstate, the week commenced with a …

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Melbourne Combined Weekend: 7–8 October 2023

Many brothers, sisters, young people and children gathered in the picturesque surroundings of the Blue Dandenongs to hear Brother Mark Vincent, from the UK, deliver four addresses under the theme, “A Body I Have Prepared for You”.

We began by considering God’s power in creating us. In Psal…

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Self-Medicating in the Animal World

The science of animal self-medication is called zoopharmacognosy, derived from the roots, zoo (“animal”), pharma(“drug”), and gnosy (“knowing”). It’s not clear how much knowing or learning is involved, but many animals seem to have an innate ability to detect the therapeutic constituents in plants and other natural products.

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Obadiah (6)

We might wonder: what is the wisdom of Edom all about? How was this one of the characteristics seen in Esau, Edom, and Doeg? The wisdom here is not the wisdom of God. It is the wisdom that is described elsewhere as “fleshly wisdom” (2 Cor 1:12), “the wisdom of this world” (1 Cor 1:20; 2:6; 3:19), and “this wisdom [that] descendeth not from above” (James 3:15).

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