February 2006

End of an era?

This will be my last post as an non-actuary. Next Monday, I will be attending the Institute of Actuaries of Australia’s Professionalism Course, followed by the Presidential Dinner. Apparently, they give out Fellowship Certificates during that event...

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On paradigm reversal in ministry

The title makes it slightly more complicated than it really sounds. What I am really saying here is that the paradigms to be used when looking at ministry is sometimes the exact opposite of looking at things in this world. I’ll try to illustrate...

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How are your manners?

It all started with a speech given by Jim Spigelman, Chief Justice of New South Wales. Although the speech is more about the role of the rule of law in the development of Australian democracy, what grabbed the headlines is the second part of the speech...

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