My name is Chris Thomas. I’m a fortunate husband, a father of three and Dad to five. I’m an advocate of foster care as an expression of the gospel. I’m a pastor at Raymond Terrace Community Church, a regional church based in the Hunter Valley, Australia. I mostly write about the gospel and how it informs both work and rest.

Weekend Wandering (03/3)

Weekend Wandering (03/3)

A few of the notable articles and links I’ve seen this week:

TGC: How (Not) to Plant a Church

Michael Beck is a church planter in New Zealand who has rich insight into a much needed practice that requires careful consideration.

Don Carson: The Ground of Our Assurance

An older recording now, but one I’ve saved and come back to frequently.

Ploughman Flashback: Daddy’s Here

So when I scoop my precious little girl up into my arms and whisper, "Shhh... daddy's here", I'm really saying, "Fear not little one... I love you, I am here to protect you, and come what may—I'm not going anywhere."

Don't Dismiss Knowledge Too Quickly

Don't Dismiss Knowledge Too Quickly

When Nothing Became Everything

When Nothing Became Everything