The Common Good

Jarrod McKenna

Jarrod McKenna is amazed by grace. A peace award winning nonviolence trainer and activist, Jarrod is now World Vision Australia’s National Advisor on Faith & Activism and a teaching Pastor at Westcity Church. Jarrod with his amazing wife and son Teresa and Tyson, are three of 20 people living at First Home Project ; an innovative community welcoming, housing and empowering refugees. Follow him on twitter here.

Blog Posts by Jarrod McKenna

Posted by Jarrod McKenna 4 hours 52 min ago
As well as being a good surfer and a great mate, I believe Hillsong’s pastor Chrishan Jeyaratnam is one of the finest preachers in Australia. His teaching on “Your Will Be Done” in the Lord’s...
Posted by Jarrod McKenna 1 week 6 hours ago
Australian Catholic Archbishop Mark Coleridge shares a powerful reflection on the Lord’s Prayer:
Posted by Jarrod McKenna 1 week 5 days ago
I love today’s Lenten reflection by the Rev. Dr. Jacqueline Grey on the first verse of the Lord’s Prayer.Some of my favorite quotes:“Praying this each day calls us to orientate our intention...
Posted by Jarrod McKenna 2 weeks 6 hours ago
Lent is not about giving up stuff.Lent is about the preparation of our hearts for what God has done in Christ.
Posted by Jarrod McKenna 9 weeks 2 days ago
I need a word of hope.In verse 1 of chapter 2 of Luke’s gospel we are introduced to a word of hope, a person who in the ancient Roman empire was referred to as “Divine, Son of God, God, God from God...