That’s Faith

STORY SUMMARIES

A Hole in One – As humans we can be famous golfers one day and forgotton tomorrow.  This man’s last round ended in a hole-in-one and he has never been forgotten.  Read more….

Alone – Is it possible to ever be alone in this world? This story takes us on a journey to a deserted island which, in reality, is not deserted at all. Read more…

Aussie Christians – As Aussie Christians we have responsibilities to ourselves, to others and to our God! This story challenges us to wake up to these responsibilities. Read more…

Baby – What is the greatest gift we have ever been given? This story celebrates the gift of eternal life given us through the baby Jesus on the first Christmas day. Read more…

Batteries – Have you ever been caught with a flat battery? This story helps us to appreciate the importance of having our personal batteries fully charged at all times. Read more…

Beaches – The beach can offer us so much more than sun, sand and surf! This story takes us to the beach to view it in some of its different moods. Read more…

Boof – There is always someone around who has to be different! This story looks at a dog and a man, both of whom didn’t quite conform. Read more…

Breathtaking – Some things happen in our life which we will never forget! This story looks at the events of the first Easter morning. Read more…

Cars – Would we really be lost without our motor car? This story road tests a vehicle that guarantees long term advantages for individual journeys. Read more…

Change – How often do we say we believe in God but don’t get around to doing much about it? This story encourages us to make a change in our life for the better. Read more…

Christmas – The first Christmas. – Was it really filled with peace, joy and happiness? This story looks at the characters and the crib. Read more…

Christmas Reality – Some people see Christmas as just another excuse for a drunken party! This story offers a sobering thought about the real reason for the season. Read more…

Coincidences – Have you ever had something special happen for you that is hard to explain? Here is a story that examines the relationship between coincidences and miracles. Read more…

Communion – Not being popular does not mean you are not special! This story outlines the unique role undertaken by one who was rejected. Read more…

Desertion – When things go seriously wrong, many of us question whether God even exists! This story explains how and where we can find God’s love again. Read more…

Diary of an Ordinary Catholic – Our Faith is a gift and our church helps us maintain that gift.  Read more….

Donkeys – Why do donkeys never make asses of themselves? Here is a story that explains why donkeys are often seen as stubborn animals. Read more…

Downcast Eyes – What did Jesus see from the cross on that first Good Friday? This story examines what could well have been Christ’s last thoughts before His death. Read more…

Dream – By understanding the symbolism in our dreams we can learn much about ourselves! This story discusses the value of honouring our dreams. Read more…

Exit – Tomorrow may be too late to start thinking about death! This story offers some life saving advice about a subject that is a dead certainty. Read more…

Fair Dinkum – Looking after your mates is a great Aussie tradition! This story offers us ways of being supportive rather than judgemental. Read more…

Farm Car – Who can ever forget bush bashing in an old car! This story compares symbols that bring back memories of earlier days. Read more…

Fasting – Fasting could well be a fast way of getting to heaven faster! However, this story explains the value of a little self-sacrifice. Read more…

Forgive – Not being able to forgive can seriously affect our whole lives! Here is a story that discusses the freedom that can be achieved by forgiveness. Read more…

Good Friday – How much good can be found in Good Friday these days? This story examines our activities on this special day. Read more…

Good Turn – Have you ever been forced into doing something against your will? This story tells how such an action became the last good turn a bloke received. Read more…

Guilt – Our conscience always has a way of ensuring we know when we are guilty! Here is a story that offers some positive ways of making amends for our wrongdoings. Read more…

Hands – We can use our hands to touch and feel or to fight and hurt! Here is a story that gets a grip on those dangly bits that hang off our wrists. Read more…

Heartbroken – Breaking up can be so hard to do! This story responds to the cry of the broken hearted lover. Read more…

Help – When are insured it gives us a feeling of security! This story examines a life policy offering around-the-clock protection. Read more…

Holidays – Do our annual holidays provide us with a restful getaway? This story offers us an opportunity that will seriously affect the rest of our lives. Read more…

Infinite Infinity – Questioning the triangle symbol often used to depict the Holy Trinity.  Read more….

Inside Story – Seeing God in others can be easy but can we see God in ourselves? Here is the inside story about search and discovery. Read more…

Jesus – He was a rebel with a cause that changed the face of humanity! This story looks at the life and times of Jesus, the man. Read more…

Journey to the Centre of the Soul – An opportunity given to experience the power of our God.  Read more…..

Judas – To be betrayed by a friend can be one of the deepest hurts of all! This story compares our actions to that of Judas, the great betrayer. Read more…

Lent – If you train hard for an event there is considerable satisfaction in completing the task! Lent helps us prepare for the miracle of Easter. Read more…

Life – Just surviving in this life can be a painful experience for some! This story will help us strive toward a more worthwhile future. Read more…

Light – Do we really need to flick a switch to see the light? This story will take us out of the dark and into the light. Read more…

Mission – The mission for Christians extends beyond the comfort zone! Here is a story that examines the responsibility of taking the Gospel to the world. Read more…

Mystery – It seems we will always be searching for answers to the unexplained! This story allows us to curl up and enjoy a good mystery. Read more…

Names – What is more important, our number or our name? This story explains the uniqueness of one particular name-based computer system. Read more…

Night Soil – Do we tend to judge each other by the jobs we have? Here is a story that suggests that the dirty jobs in life may well prove to be the most important. Read more…

Railway – We all have a seat on the train. We are all on the same journey! This story invites us to hop aboard life’s railway to heaven. Read more…

Recognition – Is God just a figment of the Christian imagination? This story takes us on a search to find our maker. Read more…

Rejuvenation – A drought brings hard times to those on the land! This story offers a rejuvenation process for the drought that often occurs within ourselves. Read more…

Search – Have you ever felt like going in search for the answer to the meaning of life? This story will save you the trouble. Read more…

Shoes – It is always hard to step into somebody else’s shoes! This story helps us take a step in the right direction. Read more…

Show Bags – When you attend the show you usually buy at least one show bag! Here is a story that examines the contents of a special show bag. Read more…

Show Time – A visit to the annual show means different things to different people! This story could make your next visit to the show more meaningful. Read more…

Simplicity – Is believing in God as difficult as some make it out to be? This story offers a simple solution to faith. Read more…

Size – How often do we think because something is big it is better? This story helps us size up the things that really matter. Read more…

Sonrise – There has to be more to Easter than bunnies and chocolate eggs! This story sees the occasion as an opportunity for unity. Read more…

Stop – Sometimes it is hard to stop during our busy daily life! This story emphasises the importance of taking time out to find peace within ourselves. Read more…

The Company – Choosing staff can often involve a detailed selection process! Here is a story about a company offering easy to obtain positions with considerable long term benefits. Read more…

The Lost Thorn – A thorn falling from the head of Jesus was taken by the wind and it now requires us to remove it from wherever it lands.  Read more….

The Magi – The wise men followed a star and found a baby in a stable! This story questions where we might search to find real meaning in this world. Read more…

The Souvenir – Souvenirs remind us of special events in our past! This story takes us shopping for the ultimate souvenir. Read more…

Time – How effectively do we manage our time? This story takes time out to consider the time we allocate ourselves for different purposes. Read more…

Triers – How hard do we try to be the person God created us to be? This story will give us a goal for a converted try. Read more…

Valentine – What is this wonderful thing happening all around us? This story finds that there is love in the air. Read more…

War – There is only pain, death and destruction associated with war! Here is an alternative to the fighting and the killing. Read more…

Wedding Day – There are always lots of photos taken at weddings! This story proves the camera never lies. Read more…

Who is my Neighbour? – A look at how the Good Samaritan story relates to our life today.  Read more…..

Wind – Winds vary in intensity from gentle vespers to howling gales! This story finds a message blowing in the wind. Read more…