COVID vaccines for children – Q&A to help parents

COVID vaccines for children – Q&A to help parents

Photo by CDC from Pexels The pandemic has thrown up many challenges for everyone. Among them is the medical approval to vaccinate children. AMY BUTLER* seeks answers to questions parents are asking from fellow Gospel, Society and Culture member NALINI PATHER*. This...
It’s right that boys cry – a wise campaign that we should embrace

It’s right that boys cry – a wise campaign that we should embrace

Photo by Inayat Ullah from Pexels Boys cry – and so they should! AMY BUTLER* leans on Jesus and King David as examples. Over the past two years, we’ve become, perversely, accustomed to the daily announcement of COVID deaths. However, I was staggered recently to...
Masks not required – but should I wear one anyway?

Masks not required – but should I wear one anyway?

Photo by Griffin Wooldridge from Pexels You will know by now that masks are no longer required in most situations, including in church. But people are still intending to wear a mask in church. Why would anyone want to do that? Benjamin Shuhyta* has prepared this...
Is Facebook harmful?

Is Facebook harmful?

Photo by Tracy Le Blanc from Pexels Social media promises so much. But, as it ‘matures’, many questions arise. NICK RABE* challenges Christians to reconsider whether we should participate on these platforms.   In 2018, philosopher and ethicist Dr. Mathew...
Animal rights and wrongs – how then should we care for the beast?

Animal rights and wrongs – how then should we care for the beast?

Photo by Dominic Dimech from Pexels PAUL BYUN* wrestles with his love and care for a new pet while at the same time eating a bacon and egg roll.   We bought a dog recently, a Cavoodle. She is now five months old, weighing in at about two and half kilograms. A few...