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Happiness Leaders day

Being happy can half your risk of heart disease. Happy people are more likely to get married, and for those marriages to last. Happy people are more creative and more productive. Happiness is much more than a passing feeling – it … Continue reading

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Rash words are like sword thrusts

Our guest blogger today is Haydon Spenceley. He is 28, a musician, a son, brother, fiancee, Church of England ordinand, wheelchair user and a strong writer about himself in the third person. Really though more than all those things he … Continue reading

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Moneylenders

Over the past couple of days I have heard the story of the Salvation Army matchbox factory. It is an inspiring story, where the Church stepped up to do what was not being done by society. So often, we complain … Continue reading

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Individuality vs Individualism – what is Community?

I have found myself thinking more and more about the nature of community. I am passionate about it. I long to see communities thrive throughout the country, where people not only know there is poverty on their street but they … Continue reading

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Community: choice or duty?

So often I find myself saying ‘that is not really my kind of thing’ or ‘that is not my calling’. I create for myself a role within the body of Christ which suits me, something that is perhaps not within … Continue reading

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Reality of Conflict

What is conflict? If I disagree with you on a subject, are we in conflict or is that just disagreement? I have spent most of this week in Coventry at Faith in Conflict, looking at this very subject. I was … Continue reading

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Life, death and transformation

Like seeds, we are called to dark and dirty soil to be transformed and bring life to others. Continue reading

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