Blog: Scripture

Joy in Philippians – A new sermon series

8 October 15church, Latest News, Scripture

This week at one1seven we are starting a new sermon series on Philippians.  Our senior Pastor Matt has penned some thoughts on the letter and the upcoming series. For the remainder of 2015 we are going to be studying Paul’s letter to the Philippian church. It is a letter about Jesus and it is a…

Why We Teach Scripture in our Local Public School

20 August 15Education, Public School, Scripture, SRE

In the last few weeks, much has been made about the teaching of Special Religious Education (SRE) or “Scripture” in Schools. At issue is a section of education policy in New South Wales allowing for time to be allocated within the school week for ‘the religious education of children of any religious persuasion’. It simply…