Mark Powell

Mark Powell is associate pastor at Cornerstone Presbyterian Church, a multi-site church in Strathfield, NSW. He and his wife have six children. Mark is a passionate advocate for faith, family, freedom and life. He is a gifted communicator and has made various appearances on radio and TV. Mark is unafraid to graciously speak the truth about contentious issues. He contributes to numerous online publications including The Spectator Australia, where his articles often appear in the most popular list.

Articles by Mark Powell

  • 8 September 2022

    3.9 MINS

    The Church of England punishes one of its own pastors for preaching Biblical truth on the nature of marriage, declaring him a menace to children and even reporting him as a terrorist. The Rev. Dr Bernard Randall -- who is a University of Oxford graduate [...]

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  • 31 August 2022

    3.8 MINS

    When church leaders fail to live up to the standards we expect of them, how do we respond? What lessons do we take away when a prominent pastor is disgraced? The Village Church in the United States announced over the weekend that their senior pastor, [...]

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  • 26 August 2022

    1.7 MINS

    Australian Presbyterian leaders have expressed their well-wishes and support for the new Australian Anglican diocese which seeks to be faithful to Gospel values. May other Christian denominations join in this fraternal gesture. GAFCON (Global Anglican Future Conference) Australasia recently announced the formation of the new [...]

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  • 11 July 2022

    1.5 MINS

    Joe Biden makes false claims about pregnancy health risks as he desperately tries to flout the authority of the US Supreme Court. He is a disgrace to the presidency and to his church. Such is President Biden’s passion for abortion rights that he has signed [...]

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  • 5 July 2022

    6.4 MINS

    The case of Brittany Higgins' sexual abuse allegations has been prematurely opined about in the media, muddying the waters as the court attempts to objectively seek the truth about what really happened and mete out appropriate justice. A 21st Century Snitch Hunt In the Middle [...]

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  • 4 July 2022

    12.5 MINS

    The Uluru Statement from the Heart is a misguided, ideologically-driven attempt at bettering the lot of indigenous Australians. It comprises mere virtue-signalling and will further divide and destabilise Australia. Instead, we need to take concrete steps to truly empower Aboriginal Australians to improve their own [...]

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  • 28 June 2022

    6.5 MINS

    Samuel L. Jackson took a potshot at Justice Clarence Thomas, without understanding the legal foundations of his judgement. Here is a cogent summary of the majority opinion's reasoning in the recent Supreme Court case overturning Roe v. Wade. Ever since the Supreme Court in the [...]

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  • 28 June 2022

    6.7 MINS

    Was colonisation a wholly evil thing, or has it been, on balance, beneficial for the indigenous peoples of Australia? This question merits serious consideration, as progressives denigrate our monarch and our nation for supplanting the savagery of yore. Not so long ago, it used to [...]

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  • 27 June 2022

    4.5 MINS

    There is a close parallel between the racist reasoning of those who advocated for African-American slavery, and the amoral arguments used today in support of abortion. And especially to many civil rights advocates, the connection between the two issues couldn’t be more clear. As Norma [...]

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  • 27 June 2022

    3.4 MINS

    Donald Trump was instrumental in placing judges on the Supreme Court who acted on the fact that Roe vs. Wade was based on bad legal reasoning. Yet, he gives all credit to God for the astounding developments last Friday. The unconstitutional decision of Roe vs. [...]

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