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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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Ps Natalie Taylor prays for couples at C3 Church Silverwater

What It Means to Be an ‘All In’ Family

By C3 Church | Aug 15, 2017

The term ‘all in’ looks different for every family.   For us, most days it means trying to juggle between raising a family, running a business and building our church, C3 Silverwater. But the wonderful thing about our God is that nothing is too complex or impossible when He is…

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C3 Oxford Falls Auditorium During Worship

Overcoming Depression

By C3 Church | Aug 15, 2017

When I first walked into the back of C3 Oxford Falls in 2006, I was a shattered mess. My life had been thrown into turmoil by a few situations that completely overwhelmed me and I was depressed and ready for this life to be over.   Coming to C3 Oxford…

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Photo of a girl in activewear doing yoga on a headland in Sydney body

The Body Battle

By C3 Church | Aug 9, 2017

Have you ever considered that the first sin in the Garden of Eden was connected to food? Food, exercise and body image issues are spiritual in origin and therefore demand a spiritual solution. God wants us all to receive the freedom and victory that he has purchased through the Cross…

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C3 College Student Josh Scherrer

Spêak – By C3 College Student Josh Scherrer

By C3 College | Jul 31, 2017

Spêak is a series of blog posts from C3 College students on hearing the voice of God.    Does God speak to us?   The single biggest learning curve in my Christian walk, has been the revelation that I don’t need God to speak to me in order to know…

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C3 College Student Kirsty McNee

Spêak – By C3 College Student Kirsty McNee

By C3 College | Jul 28, 2017

Your voice feels close but your face feels far away. I hear the message, but not the heart behind it. It reminds me of a long distance love letter.   I have no doubt of what you are saying to me, But how you look upon me, I cannot recall.…

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Photo of C3 College student Zac Pearson

Spêak – By C3 College Student Zac Pearson

By C3 College | Jul 27, 2017

Spêak is a series of blog posts from C3 College students on hearing the voice of God.    Hearing God speak to me is one of the most comforting things ever. God can speak to us in a variety of ways. In one of my first year classes at C3…

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Full House – Building the Church Community

By C3 Church | Jul 12, 2017

Have you ever had the experience of arriving at church caffeinated, pumped for the morning and expectant of what God is going to do only to look around and wonder, where is everyone? As the morning continues you have set up, gone to the prayer meeting and after all that,…

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Ps Chris Pringle preaching

Pursuing His Presence

By C3 Church | Jul 12, 2017

When I was a very young girl, I encountered the presence of God for the first time. I didn’t realize it at the time … but this experience was my first taste of God’s goodness for me … little Christine Cruickshank, of 65 Lincoln Road, Masterton, and I have never…

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Crowd at Presence Conference 2017 worshipping with their eyes closed and hands lifted

Why Presence? – By Ps Phil Pringle

By Phil Pringle | Jul 12, 2017

Many years ago when we first stepped out to host an annual conference focused on empowering people in the life of the Holy Spirit I had two visions of angels preparing a place – a pavilion, for God and His Presence. He spoke to me and told me He would search the hearts of those…

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