Physiotherapist Esther Macdonald is living the Australian dream, and it doesn’t surprise her.
After all, her father has always said, “Follow Jesus and be blessed.” But at twenty-eight, her world shatters. Everyone assures her God will come through for her, but what happens when he doesn’t? Has she offended God? Is her faith too small?
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Physiotherapist Esther has survived cancer, but wounds within her family remain unhealed. Is her revived faith the reason for the rift or could a simmering secret be the root cause?
Cosmetics consultant Rachel buried her past - and her father's God - but the past refuses to stay buried. Will she continue to run or is confronting her pain the way to freedom?
One collision course with light and truth.
Can God's grace shine even in the darkest of shadows?
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William Macdonald is at the pinnacle of his career. Pastor of a growing megachurch and host of a successful national radio programme. Clever and respected, he’s a man with everything, including a secret. His wife has left him and he can’t risk anyone finding out.
Blanche Macdonald is struggling. Her once rock-solid marriage is showing cracks. She promised to love her husband for better or for worse, but does loving always mean staying? Blanche desires to put God first. Not William. Not her daughter. Not herself.
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Rachel Macdonald is learning how to navigate the unfamiliar world of being a Christian.
Her father rejected her years ago. Now he claims to be a new man. Surely God can't expect her to forgive him? Forgiving feels like a denial of all the pain he caused.
Will Rachel remain bound by anger and hurt, or embrace the future God has planned?
Past tragedy almost overwhelmed Pete Klopper. Now he's taken over the family nursery it could be the fresh start he hopes for. But only If his past doesn't drag him down.
For Pete, the hardest person to forgive is himself.
Australian, contemporary Christian fiction.
If you like thought-provoking Christian fiction, relatable characters, and real emotion, then you’ll love Christine Dillon’s soul-stirring series.More info →
Christians have the Holy Spirit’s help in all areas of life so why do we still struggle? Understanding spiritual “sword fighting” will help us win the battle for our mind so that we can distinguish between Satan’s lies and God’s truth.
This book is written for the ordinary Christian and each chapter contains testimonies and practical suggestions to address issues Christians struggle with:
* Anger * Impurity
* Worry * Low self-esteem
* Fear * Discouragement and depression
* Doubt * Withstanding direct spiritual attack
* Guilt * Bitterness and resentment
Christine Dillon has applied these lessons in her own life. A missionary since 1999, she has passed on these principles to many people she has discipled people in both Western and non-Western contexts.
Apply God’s word to take captive the lies that repeatedly sabotage you and make you feel a failure.More info →
The 2013 Outreach Magazine Resource of the Year in Evangelism!
Everybody loves a good story. In an age when prepackaged gospel formulations leave people cold, well-told Bible stories can be used powerfully by God to touch people's hearts and draw them to himself.
After ministry in both Western and non-Western contexts, church planter Christine Dillon has discovered that Bible storying is far more effective than most other forms of apologetics or evangelistic presentations. In fact, non-Christians actually enjoyed storying and kept coming back for more. Storying provides solid biblical foundations so listeners can understand, apply and respond to the gospel, and then go on to fruitful maturity in God's service.
This book includes practical guidance on shaping a good story, how to do evangelism through storying and how to lead Bible discussions. With particular insights for trainers and those working in crosscultural contexts, this guide provides you with concrete steps for sharing the Story that everyone needs to hear.More info →
In a world increasingly anti-Christian, how can you communicate in a way that slides under listener's defences? How can you leave them hungry for more?
Stories are God-designed way to impact hearts.
But many Christians reject stories as just for kids. Christine Dillon has trained thousands of people in storytelling. 10 myths come up over and over again, and they block Christians from using this life-changing ministry tool.
MYTH 1: Adults won't listen to stories
MYTH 2: Stories are only for non-literate cultures
MYTH 3: Men won't listen to stories ...
MYTH 6: Storytelling won't grow mature disciples
MYTH 8: Storytelling will lead to heresy ...
Using stories from around the world Dillon tackles each myth and challenges you to master this tool.
This book is available free to subscribers to the quarterly newsletters.
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Jesus's last command was clear, "Go and make disciples of all nations ..." but how can it be done?
Many books on the subject inspire you to get on with the task but don't help with the 'how'. Dillon sets out to consider the six questions of discipleship from the foundations of what, why to the practical steps of how. This book focuses on the one-to-one context and considers such issues as how to teach someone to pray and study the Bible.
The book is available in print and digital formats.More info →