Videos and other audio

MANNACAST: Manna Gum's Podcast series

Conversations about a vision of life that is truly good news for us, for our neighbours, and for the world. On the MannaCast we discuss the intersection of Christian faith, ecology, and economics.

Listen here

VIDEO: Towards a Downshifting Economy

Jonathan Cornford, public lecture at the Southern Cross Community Church, 4 June 2023. This lecture is an exercise in new political imagination, arguing that downshifting the Australian economy to a lower consumption, higher well-being model is not only desirable but also well within reach.

Watch here

AUDIO: Seeking the Simple Life

Jonathan Cornford is interviewed by Meredith Lake on ABC Radio National's Soul Search program. They discuss place, ecology, household economics, simple living and Christian community.

Listen here

VIDEO: The Gospel in a Consumer Culture

Jonathan Cornford, ‘Faith-Thinking’ Public Lecture, 14 August 2019, Whitley College, beginning with Rev Simon Holt launching Coming Home: Discipleship, Ecology and Everyday Economics.

Watch here

VIDEO: Kingdom Gardeners

Kingdom Gardeners – Faith, environment and mission (an event hosted by A Rocha and Interserve Australia, June 2019)

Watch here

VIDEO: Our Place

This short video was made for the Tearfund staff day in 2021. The Cornford family reflect upon how they think about their home as a site for God’s work of healing and restoration.

Watch here

Find more videos on:

Manna Gum's You Tube Channel