Posts Tagged ‘Australian Christian History’

The witness of the Student Christian Movement by Robin Boyd

Wednesday, December 31st, 2008

Like I said before, I’m fascinated by stories. In particular, I like to know the whys and wherefores. Questions like those have this tendency to linger in the back of my mind, and then when opportunity comes to find the answer I leap. One of those questions was “Where the heck is the SCM? Why, in Australia anyway, do we see AFES still going fine, and EU lasting so long, and yet the SCM nowhere to be seen?” In my hunt to find histories for IFES and AFES, I found this book, and my interest was piqued.

Anglicans In Australia by Tom Frame

Monday, December 29th, 2008

I’m quite fascinated by history. I think it’s related to my love of stories – it’s narrative and context. You might see more of that in the next post that comes up.

Earlier this year I got this book to read. I finally got around to it on holiday at the Central Coast a few weeks ago.