Friday, May 27, 2022
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 (20)
Free Articles (16)
Free Bible studies (9)
Free eBooks (6)
Free Poems (16)
…Remembers – Poem Series (5)
Christmas Poems (2)
Free Short stories (30)
Free Video / DVD (4)
Other (8)
Scripts and Skits (10)
Tales For Kids (5)
The World Is My Mission

This is a play in simple verse which is ideal for a Missions Sunday or Missions conference. It can be portrayed by adults or young people and even children—or perhaps even better, a combination of all three. Each player enters and recites one stanza and carries or wears something appropriate, as indicated. After each stanza,…

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From years of research and a lifetime of experience, Dr Barry Chant explains the nature of revival from both Scripture and history.

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Those Two Questions

It was a hot, dry, late summer’s day in Adelaide, South Australia, the driest State in the driest continent on earth. Our twelve year-old daughter Becky was a new student at a prestige College and we had promised to pick her up after school. We pulled up in our light blue Volkswagen Combi van. There…

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To Be Like Jesus

This brief skit can be used to introduce or illustrate a message on Philippians 2:5 or the need to be filled with the Holy Spirit. It is appropriate for adults or young people. The players need to be lively and expressive, able to express emotion. Genders and names can be changed if necessary. You can…

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Trapped in the Outback

A true-life story of hope It’s a frightening thing to be lost in the Outback. I know because it happened to my family and me. The year was 1974. We were heading for a family holiday in the northern Flinders Ranges, a place of wild, steep, ragged hills, sharp-pointed grass and rambling, stony creek beds,…

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Vision Sunday

his is a lively, interactive skit designed for use in launching new local church/group/team vision for the new year. Actors, musicians and congregation are all involved. It needs to be done with a great deal of energy and a slick, professional style. Timing is important. Appropriate names and details of events and the nationalities and…

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A charismatic approach to the question of suffering, this book faces the realities without abandoning a positive faith in the power of God. This is a book to be read before trouble comes. It was joint runner-up for Australian Christian Book of the Year in 2004.

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Waters To Swim In

In many ways, the history of the early Pentecostal work in Adelaide, South Australia, offers a microcosm of the early movement across the country. In this article Barry Chant offers some insights into the nature and development of that work.

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When Are We Going to Finish?

My wife and I had just concluded a successful Marriage Joy seminar in a church on the Gold Coast in Queensland where, as the tourist brochures remind us, the weather is beautiful one day and perfect the next. I was the invited speaker at the Sunday morning service of the host church, a young and…

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A collection of encouraging messages on the theme: When we step out in faith, God steps in with power. Each chapter is a word-for-word trasncript of an inspiring message preached at the Wesley International Congregation in Sydney, NSW, Australia. You will feel you are right there in the congregation a you read. Paperback – Unavailable

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