From Reuben Morgan – This has been an unforgettable few days in Australia. I guess along with the rest of our nation, my family on holidays, watched horrified at the flood scenes on our TV screens, never imagining we would see this kind of devastation in our own country.
It was an amazing thing to see that our own feelings of wanting to do something, anything to help, were echoed in our church and then right across Australia. Everyone is doing what they can.
As we gathered together as a church last Sunday morning, we began to sing a version of the old hymn “It is Well with My Soul”. This song was originally written by a man after his own family had died in a shipwreck. It’s a song that says – “I will trust in God who is greater than any trial or circumstance”.
In that service last weekend at our Brisbane campus the response was overwhelming, people who themselves and their families have suffered incredible loss, standing together and framing those events with faith and hope…
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This song is available for download on iTunes and all proceeds from this recording go to help the Queensland Flood Relief Effort in Australia.