Tuesday, October 17, 2017
Writings

Below are all of the writings by Dr Barry Chant, you can browse through the list or jump directly to a section below:

Books (18)
Free Articles (16)
Free Bible studies (9)
Free eBooks (4)
Free Poems (2)
Free Short stories (29)
Other (2)
Scripts and Skits (9)
Tales For Kids (3)
A Childhood Christmas

During what we came to call the ‘War years’, my Mum and Dad, my brother Ken, my sister Coralie and I all lived in a modest house in Woodville, a pleasant Adelaide suburb, in the dry and sunny State of South Australia, half way between the city and the sea. I was fortunate to have…

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About Angels and You

Who are angels? What do they do? What do they look like? Where do they live? A clear, plain-spoken explanation of what the Bible says about the intriguing nature, role and ministry of angels. A surprisingly engaging volume.

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Australia’s Destiny in the Sovereignty of God

What do we celebrate each Australia Day? The arrival of a bunch of convict rejects from the overcrowded jails of England? The attempt by a thousand ill-equipped Europeans to establish a small segment of civilsation on the under-side of the earth?

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Barry and Vanessa’s 2015 Quirky Christmas Letter

There is sometimes a lighter side to ministry. Here are a few examples of things that happened to us this year. But be warned — one of the following stories is totally fictional. It didn’t happen. The question is, which one? (If you can’t decide, look for the clue.) Meanwhile, have a grace-flavoured Christmas and a power-injected new year.

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christmas

Every year, Barry and Vanessa’s Quirky Christmas letter has delighted, annoyed, amused. bemused, gladdened, saddened, elated, frustrated and occasionally informed their readers. This year’s is different again. So here it is for your reading pleasure…

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Be Wise In The Way You Act

This brief skit can be used to introduce or illustrate a message on personal witnessing. It is appropriate for adults or young people. The players need to be lively and expressive, able to express emotion. Genders can be changed if necessary. Names can be changed or added if necessary. By a judicious use of lighting,…

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Behind Berlin’s Wall of Shame

The distance from tyranny to freedom may not be far – but when you are on the other side, it is further than the longest journey in the world. Fresh from the clear, unchanging, sunny days of Israel, I was caught unprepared by the cold, misty weather that wrapped itself around Berlin. My light-weight acrylic…

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Blue Chocolate

BLUE CHOCOLATE A story by Barry Chant ‘Have you heard about the resurgence of blue chocolate?’ whispered buxom Beverley Trad one winter morning to her slender brunette friend Sophie Wise. They were both in their twenties, enjoying the embracive warmth of Linger Inn, a popular café that served the best coffee in the university precinct….

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Breaking the Power of the Past

Rev Dr Michael Green – Dr Barry Chant has written an outstanding book to help Christians break the chains of their past life — the chains of guilt, rejection, fear, failure and the like. The treatment is biblical, wise and amply illustrated by a wealth of examples.
The whole thing is attractively written by an experienced and deeply spiritual counsellor and teacher.

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Caleb Remembers

Then the LORD said to Moses, ‘Go to Pharaoh and say to him, “This is what the LORD, the God of the Hebrews, says: Let my people go, so that they may worship me.”’ (Exodus 9:1) I was a boy when first I heard the name of Moses. Funny name, I thought; but something stirred…

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