Stephen Liggins serves as senior assistant minister at Anglican Churches Springwood and is a visiting lecturer at Sydney Missionary & Bible College. He is enthusiastically married with two children, and enjoys sport, movies, reading, and reminiscing about his backpacking days. He is the author of Travelling the World as Citizens of Heaven, a new book from Matthias Media.
We know what people in our culture will not like hearing, and we prefer to avoid things that are awkward or unpleasant. The problem is that the gospel—literally the best news in the world—contains awkward bits.