Abreviations Used On This Website

SAS - Stand Against Slavery
NZBMS - The New Zealand Baptist Missionary Society

My Weekend Job

By | 2014-09-11T18:43:43+00:00 May 11th, 2014|Categories: Abolition, Baptist Magazine Article|

I'm writing this article from an airplane, heading back to Auckland having had a wonderful weekend in Blenheim.  As I write I also look out my window watching the setting sun and I feel satisfied that today was a good day in the Kingdom and the fight for a slave free world. Let me tell you [...]

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Finishing Well Starting Well

By | 2014-09-11T18:30:18+00:00 April 5th, 2014|Categories: Abolition, Baptist Magazine Article|

I've been invited to write a journal this year as I move into the role of CEO at Stand Against Slavery (SAS), a Baptist justice initiative launched at Assembly in November 2013. On 28 March 2014 I concluded a significant ministry leading an organisation that is nearly 130 years old, moving to one that is barely [...]

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Stop Human Trafficking

By | 2017-04-11T14:50:37+00:00 October 27th, 2012|Categories: Abolition, Human Trafficking, NZBMS Articles, Slavery|

I reached across a crowded room during a Pastors' Conference in Hanmer Springs. Murray Robertson, former Pastor of Spreydon Baptist Church and head of the Leadership Network, stretched out his hand. "You need to read this," he said, passing a book to me. I was instantly grabbed by the title, "God in a Brothel." In this [...]

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