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Liberty enews | 23 August 2017

A miraculous night: Sam Allberry addresses 2750 youth     We are praising God for the amazing way he has worked through Sam Allberry last week. Wednesday = Great The first breakthrough was last Wednesday as Sam spoke at a pastors conference. This was networked from Sydney to twenty satellite sites in four states and

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New Liberty Chairman

At Liberty’s 2016 AGM (Annual General Meeting) last night, Rev Dr David Peterson announced he was stepping down as chairman of Liberty. David helped begin Liberty nearly 24 years ago and has been chairman of the ministry over many of those years. We thank God for his foresight in helping commence this ministry all those

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Wesley Hill visits Melbourne

On Monday the 1st and Tuesday the 2nd August I had the privilege of hearing Wesley Hill at a conference at Ridley College, Melbourne. The conference title was ‘Same-sex attraction: a pastoral response’. Monday addressed pastoral issues, whilst on Tuesday the focus was missional. On Monday morning Wesley gave two talks: ‘Between presumption and despair:

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Identity Conference Updates

Both conference days will begin with a Bible talk ‘Identity in Christ’ from Liberty chairman, Rev Dr David Peterson. Dr Yarhouse will give three talks, the first two mainly on same-sex attraction and the third on transgender: Sexual Identity: Laying a Foundation for Better Engagement Positioning the Church to Provide Pastoral Care to LGBT Persons

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Reflections on Orlando massacre

Tonight I had the sad privilege of attending the Orlando massacre memorial service at St Andrews Cathedral. It is hard to know what to say at a time like this. A minority community which for centuries has had to hide, has suddenly felt targeted in a new and horrible way. For centuries, gay and lesbian

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‘Greg Lake speaks out on his own same-sex attraction’

Here is a fantastic interview with a courageous man who like Wesley Hill and others, are demonstrating what is actually possible in the body of Christ. [I’ve also copied the text below, without alteration, off the Bible Society website.] http://www.biblesociety.org.au/news/my-brokenness-is-no-more-or-less-broken-than-yours-greg-lake-speaks-out-on-his-own-same-sex-attraction “INTERVIEWS | Tess Holgate Tuesday 15 March 2016. Until 2013, Greg Lake worked for the Australian

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