Can a Christian run an offshore detention centre?

Greg Lake shares his experience as a manager of offshore detention centres and reveals how he had to decide whether he could honour God while continuing to fulfil his responsibilities.

Greg's story throws into sharp relief some thorny problems related to a Christian perspective on showing mercy to those in need, especially Refugees. This particular issue, together with homelessness is being tackled in a practical workshop hosted by ADM and Hope for Sydney. The details of the workshop are:

These are such important issues and hope that many attend this workshop.

Can't do everything, don't do anything??

Can't do everything, don't do anything??

When it comes to the Christian walk of obedience to Jesus, it's clear that prior to Christ's return, none of us will ever reach perfection! But what is equally clear is that it neither inhibits God's calling us to holiness of life, nor should it inhibit our devotion to that calling.