When Good Worship Goes Bad

What does it mean to worship God rightly? And why do we get it so wrong? King David’s dying plea to Solomon is to ensure his descendants follow the LORD with all their heart and soul. This, he promises, will ensure prosperity and an enduring kingdom. David—God’s ‘man after my own heart’—is by no means…

How to parent in public

Cucumber, lettuce, tomato… with effortless repetition the teenage boy at the checkout scans my groceries, the bleep bleep punctuating the bustling of a busy supermarket. Suddenly the tantruming wails of a small child echo loudly from the next checkout, and pained cries drown out the bleep bleeps and rustling of plastic bags. The checkout boy…

The Sinclair Collection: What we’re about

We’ve had our blog up and running for just over a year. The Sinclair Collection aims to collect all the different parts of our online lives in one spot for our family, friends, supporters and anyone else to check out what we’re up to. Who’s writing? Most of the writing and updating is done by…

‘Time is Money’ is a Rip Off

No matter the culture, time plays a powerful role in shaping work, life and relationships. Our view of the clock shapes our perception of value.

For The Love of Stuff

Microsoft co-founder Bill Gates has been named America’s richest man by the Forbes 400 list almost every year for the past 20-odd years. Gates has a net worth of $72 billion (that’s around NZ$87 billion) thanks to some very hard work and good business sense. Despite generously giving away a large portion of his fortune…

Welcome to the Sinclair Collection

We’ve started this website as a way of collecting all the threads in our lives and holding them in one place. We’ll be blogging and updating from here, re-posting the articles we write for Christian Today Australia and keeping you involved with our lives. This is a website for us, for our friends, for our…