Mark Powell

About Mark Powell

Mark Powell has six children and he serves as a Presbyterian minister. Mark is a passionate advocate for faith and family; he has been on radio and TV advocating for Freedom, Faith, Family and Life. He has also written for The Spectator.
12 10, 2020

Day 12: God Directs the Hearts of Kings

By |2020-10-12T16:07:04+11:00October 12th, 2020|Life, Prayer|0 Comments

Intention The hearts of our leaders are directed by God, which means that prayer is our most powerful political weapon. Scripture “The king’s heart is in the hand of the LORD; he directs it like a watercourse wherever he pleases.” —Proverbs 21:1 Reflection I’ll never ...read more

10 10, 2020

Mike Pence a Gentleman & Great Debater – Peak Masculinity

By |2020-10-12T16:07:55+11:00October 10th, 2020|Leadership, World|1 Comment

How Mike Pence conducted himself in the recent vice-presidential debate with Kamala Harris has reaffirmed my confidence in Western democracy. Pence was a model exemplar in statesmanship, rhetorical skill and political intelligence. The conservative Australian commentator, Sydney Watson, summed up the Pence phenomenon best when ...read more

5 10, 2020

Was Pell Set Up?

By |2020-10-05T15:08:01+11:00October 5th, 2020|Australia, Fairness & Justice, World|4 Comments

In what must amount to the now complete exoneration of Cardinal George Pell, both The Australian and The Times UK are reporting that: A senior Catholic cardinal has been accused of using €700,000 ($1.14m) of Vatican funds to bribe witnesses to secure a sex abuse conviction ...read more

26 09, 2020

The 2020 Archibald is a Self-Portrait of Systemic Racism

By |2020-09-26T15:22:16+10:00September 26th, 2020|Australia, Fairness & Justice, Identity Politics, Indigenous|2 Comments

In a year of ongoing global protests involving Black Lives Matter™, any artwork addressing racial inequality was always going to be popular. But the fact that Vincent Namatjira’s piece has won the 2020 Archibald Art Prize is ironically, a self-portrait of the systemic racism currently ...read more

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