Challenge Good News Paper - 396 November 2016

Real men. Real disease. Movember
“Mental illness is a war with many casualties” – David Weiss
Real men. Real disease. Movember
Post PTSD
Corporal Andrew Summers of the Royal Australian Air Force (RAAF) lost several friends and colleagues while fighting in Iraq and Afghanistan in 2006 and 2008
Post PTSD
Reliable evidence
The sheer weight of the New Testament manuscript evidence is outstanding when compared to any other ancient book or book collection in all antiquity.
Reliable evidence
How can we know the way?
Television seems to bring a constant stream of sure-fire diets, get-rich-quick schemes, cures for everything under the sun and advice on almost any topic. If the TV fails, try the Internet. It has more.
How can we know the way?
Worth more than gold
After three silvers at the Beijing Olympics American Shawn Johnson finally snatched the gold in the Women’s balance beam competition, but the damage had already been done
Worth more than gold
Lost cause finds new purpose
Ex-con raised from coma offers inmates new life
Lost cause finds new purpose
Golden Globe winner: ‘Don’t serve fame and money’
Between Secret Service director Lynne Jacobs in action thrillers Olympus Has Fallen and London Has Fallen, Doctor Waller in superhero film The Green Lantern, and Michelle Obama on The Simpsons, actress Angella Bassett has had her fair share of strong female roles.
Golden Globe winner: ‘Don’t serve fame and money’
No failure is too great
There is a lasting solution for alcoholics, says Geraldton chef
No failure is too great
Free to be human
The word 'free' might conjure up in one's mind images of a bird being released from a cage, or a person leaving a prison.
Free to be human
Cancer crisis
When Moriah was 11 her youngest brother was diagnosed with abdominal cancer a few weeks before his first birthday, shaking her child-like faith in a good God.
Cancer crisis
Building up lives
What's the secret to building a successful property company with $4bn of residential developments in the pipeline? Crown Group CEO Iwan Sunito says design is almost the number one driving force behind the success of his enterprise; though the top place is reserved for something else.
Building up lives
Beautiful tensions
I went surfing once and had the time of my life – swimming in one of the most beautiful countries in the world, floating in the vast ocean, and revelling in the beauty of the enormity of everything.
Beautiful tensions
He is Such a part of me
How strange that I needed someone to knock on my door to invite me to church.
He is Such a part of me
Musician’s change of identity
He identified as homosexual for most of his high school and university years. So American musician and author Dennis Jernigan would have laughed at the idea he would one day have a wife and nine children.
Musician’s change of identity
The heavens declare …
Images of the cosmic microwave background (CMB) from the European Space Agency's Planck satellite have cosmologists reeling, as the data don't match expectations from current inflationary theories of the origin of the universe. The puzzle is that, across the whole sky, the signal from the CMB is much weaker than expected.
The heavens declare …
The reluctant Christian
Nicole Cliffe didn’t ask anything from anyone, but she just couldn’t run away anymore
The reluctant Christian
Why did God do that?
Some people reject the Bible because God acts and thinks in ways that appear contrary to what we would like or believe is right.
Why did God do that?
Motivation of first scientists
There is much commentary from the New Atheists suggesting that no serious scientist could believe in God or be a Christian. The general public are fed the line that rational scientists do not believe in God because science gives them all the answers.
Idolising the internet
The world at my fingertips! How did anyone ever do without the internet?
Idolising the internet
The mind reader!
I have a bad habit that I need to confess to. It has got me into trouble more times than I can remember and sometimes it has caused great pain to people I love dearly.
The mind reader!
Screentime parent control app
During the holidays many parents may be worried that their children are spending all their time on their phones and tablets - playing games, social networking and watching Youtube clips.
Screentime parent control app
Hacksaw Ridge
The incredible true story of a war hero without weapons
Hacksaw Ridge
Shifting focus
New Zealand batsman Katie Perkins had dreamed of playing professional cricket since the age of five. When that dream became so all-consuming that her happiness and self-worth were linked to how many runs she scored, she knew something had to change
Shifting focus

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