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Men have hands lifted in worship at C3 Realmen Retreat and Gathering

The Power of Men’s Ministry – Realmen

By Phil Pringle | Jul 19, 2018

Men’s ministry is not just important, it’s imperative. Men need strengthening through community and encouragement as well as a major boost of faith, in God, in themselves and in one another.   ‘Watch ye, stand fast in the faith, quit you like men, be strong.’ 1 Corinthians 16:13   Male…

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Man in worship at Presence Conference sings with his mouth open experiencing freedom

Freedom Is Here – By Phil Pringle

By Phil Pringle | Apr 23, 2018

The Holy Spirit and freedom are often found together in Scripture. Take these verses: ‘For the law of the Spirit of life in Christ Jesus has made me free from the law of sin and death.’ – Romans 8:2 (NKJV) ‘Now the Lord is the Spirit; and where the Spirit of…

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Pilgrim image for What Other King from C3 Music album Pilgrims

Why I’ll Always Be A Pilgrim

By Chris Pringle | Mar 12, 2018

The following blog post by C3 Church Senior Minister, Chris Pringle, is inspired by C3 Music’s latest album, Pilgrims.       Who would true valor see  Let Him come hither One here will constant be Come wind come weather   These immortal lyrics from the classic hymn, ‘To be a Pilgrim’, would…

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Spêak – By C3 College Student Rachelle Baker

By C3 College | Jul 10, 2017

Spêak is a series of blog posts from C3 College students on hearing the voice of God.    Silence/Frustration: When I think of the silent seasons, the restlessness of waiting and longing to hear from God, my mind goes back to the Brooke Fraser lyrics, “When I can’t feel you,…

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His Presence, My Workplace – Bringing God Into Your Work

By C3 Church | Jul 4, 2017

Walking in Christ, inside your  workplace, is of paramount importance if we are to deliver the Word into an environment that has so much influence on not only individual lives, but on teams of people, organisations and even countries. Having his presence in your workplace will deliver you results that…

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Birthing Kits: The Power of Seven Simple Items

By C3 Church | Jun 9, 2017

Imagine if you arrived at hospital in labour, but instead of being rushed into a ward or delivery room, you were turned away because you hadn’t bought your own disposable gloves or scalpel. Without them the hospital won’t help you.   It’s an almost impossible scenario to imagine happening here…

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Hand lifted during worship at Presence Conference

Positioning Yourself For Healing

By C3 Church | Jun 7, 2017

Claiming our healing can be a true battle of faith, Kate Forsyth writes.   Healing is often an area that Christians struggle with and yet God’s power to heal all sickness is available to us if we know how to receive it.  Back in 1990-1991, I was seriously ill and…

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Boy running along a beach

Running Your Own Race

By Hartley Taylor | Jun 7, 2017

It is so easy to live life constantly comparing yourself to other people, but this can be the cause of you not reaching your potential.   You can always time find someone else with a bigger house, better car, more talent, more successful – but if you compare them against…

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Three guys smiling while sitting down in conversation

6 Tips to Grow Your Connect Group

By C3 Church | Jun 7, 2017

Growing a connect group doesn’t have to be as difficult as herding cats. In fact, some people don’t even find herding cats difficult. They are talented cat whisperers indeed. For the rest of us, check out some tips from Alex Farncomb, Marketing Coordinator at C3 College and all-around great guy. …

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Four guys laugh while sitting on a ledge overlooking a valley

How To Connect With People Who Don’t Come To Church

By C3 Church | Jun 6, 2017

Australian society is essentially un-churched.  Most people don’t see church as part of their regular lifestyle anymore and other activities and pursuits have filled that void in our culture.  On the way to church services on Sunday morning you will pass cafes filled with families enjoying their newspapers and lattes. …

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In Him Book Cover

Abiding In Him

By Phil Pringle | Jun 6, 2017

  The term ‘IN HIM’ is found in various ways, over 150 times in the New Testament. Such a small phrase can be easily overlooked, however this concept was at the core of Jesus’ teaching when He conveyed the picture of the vine and the branches. He introduced the lifestyle…

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16x9 Ps Phil reading from his iPhone while preaching at Presence Conference 2016

Purpose

By Phil Pringle | Jun 6, 2017

We live in a world of so many purposes, but what actually is the true purpose for everyone’s life? Jesus Christ is the sum of all purposes. He is the reason. He is the Truth.   The following is a devotional by Ps Phil Pringle, as part of his book…

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