Author Archives: Mal

Report on Oikos Get Together

On Sunday 27th March Di and I held our first Oikos get together for people interested in simple church and house church in Melbourne’s western suburbs. Oikos is a non-denominational house church encouragement network which has now been ministering for … Continue reading

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Hobsons Bay Churches website is being rebuilt

The Hobsons bay Churches website is being rebuilt. Please be patient with us while this takes place.

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Hobsons Bay Churches Website Overhaul

It’s been a long time coming but at last I’ve overhauled the Hobsons Bay Churches website. There is new information, and everything is up to date as of December 19th 2007. The directory of churches now has 40 entries. Some … Continue reading

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Testing BlogJet

I have installed an interesting application – BlogJet. It’s a cool Windows client for my blog tool (as well as for other tools). Get your copy here: It allows you to edit posts for your blogs while you are … Continue reading

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Report on Anazao Conferences

Di and I have just spent 5 days with Peter Toth and Heather Scott of Anazao. The level 1 and 2 conference was excellent, and despite (or probably because) it stretching some of our theological assumptions. There way of ministering … Continue reading

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What is the purpose of this website?

I’ve had two people express concern (off-line) about the content of this blog, which has prompted me to ask the question – what is the purpose of this website? One comment was to the effect that I am promoting the … Continue reading

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Information sharing on the website

There’s been some discussion about the use of the Hobsons Bay Churches website to promote information about the ministries of individual churches. I’d certainly appreciate being able to check out where, for example, Alpha courses or Answers in Genesis meetings … Continue reading

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Williamstown Festival Prayer Tent

Pray for us as teams from the churches pray for people at the Haven of Hope prayer tent from 10am till 5pm at Williamstown Festival today. Give us an open heaven, Lord.

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Goodbye John Paul II

Goodbye Pope John Paul II. Used significantly by Jesus in a strategic time in history to make important inroads to undermine the power of the kingdom of darkness. Welcome to your reward. We’ll see you later!

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Hearing God's Voice Course

The second session of the Hearing God’s Voice course went well, again with about 40 participating. Following each teaching session we did exercises of listening to God for others, and hearing prophetic words for each other. When asked about the … Continue reading

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