Entries by Rodney

An Inside Look at the Work of the Thinking Matters New Zealand Foundation

AN AUCKLAND EVENT This event is for Auckland friends who are passionate about how the Gospel of Jesus has the power to transform lives, communities and culture itself.  Also for those who support the work of Thinking Matters through prayer, financial support or by attending our events – and who want to know more about […]

So you think I’m going to hell?

In our conversations with others about God – we will eventually encounter difficult questions like these: “So you think I’m going to hell?” “Do you think everyone who doesn’t believe like you are going to hell?” “But why do I need Jesus?” How do we answer such a pointed questions without sounding judgemental and bigoted? […]

Cold Case Christianty for Kids – Christmas bundle special

We are excited to have just taken delivery of the following new-release for kids and tweens – just in time for Christmas! Between the ages of 8 and 12, kids often start to wonder if Christianity is true. In Cold-Case Christianity young readers are drawn into the thrill of high-stakes investigation and taught “how to think, not […]

Jesus the Game Changer – National Launch Tour

Jesus Christ has made an incredible mark on human history and he continues to do so through his followers. Yet many people do not realise that the values Western democracies are built on originate in the life and teaching of Jesus. The equality of all, servant leadership, care for the poor and marginalised, to name […]

Alan Shlemon – New Zealand 2016 Tour Schedule

We are excited that Alan Shlemon – our keynote speaker at our Confident Christianity Conference – is arriving in just a few days. Alan is a dynamic and entertaining speaker who speaks to thousands of adults and students around the world at churches, conferences and on university campuses on some of the most difficult challenges […]

The Power of a Question – Alan Shlemon in Hamilton

The following event is coming up in Hamilton on Thursday 28th April: The Power of a Question How to have conversations about God without losing friends With Alan Shlemon Do you sometimes find yourself intimidated in conversations about your Christian faith and values?  Do you let opportunities slip by because you don’t know what to say? […]

2016 Confident Christianity Conference is coming

We are excited to announce that this year our Confident Christianity Conference will be hosted in both Auckland (at Windsor Park Baptist Church) and Christchurch (at Rutland Street Church): AUCKLAND: Friday 29th and Saturday 30th April CHRISTCHURCH: Friday 6th and Saturday 7th May This year our keynote speaker is Alan Shlemon from Stand to Reason.  […]

EVENT: Life’s X-Factor – The Missing Link in a Materialism’s Science of Living Things

Reasons For Faith at Windsor Park Baptist in Auckland has the following event coming up: Life’s X-Factor: The Missing Link in a Materialism’s Science of Living Things By Professor Neil Broom, Professor of Chemical and Materials Engineering, Auckland University Neil’s talk will challenge the widely held view that unthinking impersonal processes can account for the […]

Towards Belief Launched in New Zealand

This high quality Australian produced resource has been launched in New Zealand and Thinking Matters is proud to partner with the producers – Olive Tree Media – to promote it throughout the country. This ten-episode DVD series follows Australian pastor and host, Karl Faase as he travels the world and interviews over 30 leading authors and […]