Together we can be okay
Even when things seem at their darkest, no-one should ever have to feel they are alone.
Hugh Jackman believes in giving back
Australia’s own Hollywood film star Hugh Jackman is the ultimate in masculine good looks and confidence. Which is why he is a perfect ambassador for RUOK? day, proving that confidence and masculinity can go hand in hand with sensitivity and vulnerability.
The blessings of spring
I was never very good at mathematics, which may have been one of the reasons why I could not count all my blessings! Another reason would be that they have been so numerous.
Michael Gladwin wrote the award-winning book Captains of the Soul: A History of Australian Army Chaplains. He is passionate about combining his strong Christian faith with his vocation as an academic.
Turning the tide to love
For Emma, it was the love of God shining through the local Salvo ministers
that turned her life around.
Juliet, Naked (M)
[ book ] Enjoying Retirement by Michael Longhurst
[ book ] Jamie Cooks Italy by Jamie Oliver
RSDS remembers its beginnings
The history of the Red Shield Defence Services in Australia dates back to the Second Boer War at the turn of the 20th century.
States of mind
Over the past few years we’ve seen an evolution in attitudes towards mental health in sport. Where once upon a time we expected our professional athletes to be stoic in the face of pressure and valued toughness above most else, commonly exhorting players to ‘harden up’, we’ve come to understand the pressures that can be placed on people at the top of their field.