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Bishop Peter Brain Reflection 45: Transforming thankfulness.

REFLECTIONS & ENCOURAGEMENTS: understanding and growing through the covid-19 challenge. Bishop Peter Brain Reflection 45: Transforming thankfulness. Thankfulness to God is the well proven way of warding off bitterness and feeling sorry for ourselves, just as gratitude expressed to others, wards off envy, unhappiness, pride and despondency. This has always been true and especially so…

Bishop Peter Brain Reflection 43: Adoration drives away alarm.

REFLECTIONS & ENCOURAGEMENTS: understanding and growing through the covid-19 challenge. Bishop Peter Brain Reflection 43: Adoration drives away Alarm. The pandemic has presented us with the opportunity to spend more time with God than with our friends. In stark contrast to brothers and sisters in developing nations, especially those where persecution is always just around…

Bishop Peter Brain Reflection 40: To our grandchildren.

REFLECTIONS & ENCOURAGEMENTS: understanding and growing through the covid-19 challenge. Bishop Peter Brain Reflection 40: To our grandchildren. We are privileged to have 15 grandchildren, eight are aged 10 to 18 years and seven are younger. Given all the uncertainties surrounding the pandemic, the fact that five of the eight live in Victoria and the increasingly…