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By Love Makes a Way | Articles written by #LoveMakesAWay participants.

Tinsley Annual Lecture

Download pdf transcripts of Annual Tinsley Lectures below<p>2017<p><b>The Joy of the Gospel – From a Theology of the Balcony to a Theology of the</b> …

2015 Annual Tinsley Lecture with Matt Anslow

Crucible Journal

<i>Crucible’</i>s aim is to enhance creative thinking about the relationship of biblical and theological truths to the life, ministry and mission of the …

InterAct

Romans 13 and Civil Disobedience

Monday, 6 October 2014 | Matt Anslow<p>In recent months, I have been involved with the #LoveMakesAWay sit-ins and prayer vigils in the offices of …

Cranky Christians against asylum seeker cruelty

<b>Christians have had enough of the detention of asylum seeker children. They aren't going to burn down politician offices, but they will sit in them</b> …

'Hallowed Be Your Name': Why Prayer Can Never Simply be Private

On 21 March a group of nine Christians, myself included, held a peaceful prayer vigil in the office of Australian Immigration Minister Scott …

Why we held a sit-in over child detention ahead of Easter

Yesterday we were arrested in Julie Bishop's office.<p>We are Christian leaders who peacefully refused to leave without an answer to a vital …

Easter Made Me Do It! On Scapegoats, Asylum Seekers and Being Arrested

<i>There are 1,138 children in offshore indefinite detention. We intend to stay and pray in Morrison's office until we receive an answer as to when they</i> …

Scott Morrison

Why I prayed for asylum seekers in Scott Morrison's office

The cruelty of Australia's policies towards refugees drove me and eight friends to engage in civil disobedience to arouse the conscience of the nation<p>If you honestly thought your government was perpetrating evil, how far would you be willing to go to stop them?<p>We often look back to Nazi Germany, or …

Refugees