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Church: UK Observations

Muslims Should be Allowed to Lead Christian Unions.

For more on the continuing story of the persecution of CU’s in the UK, read what Cranmer has to say here. You might want to check your calendar first to make sure it isn’t the first of April. Any fictional writer who came up with a story line like this would be laughed out of […]

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Chastity Ring

British schoolgirl Lydia Playfoot has been banned from wearing her chastity ring in school; a story which has made most of the mainstream media over the last few days. (BBC story here.) I must admit that my thoughts on this story are a little bit mixed. I agree with Andrew that it seems a little […]

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Church: UK

A Vision for Your Life

You can read a talk by Dave Burke on having a vision for your life here. It’s well worth a read. I was particularly impressed with his sections on church life; try this for size: There are two kinds of churches, tidy churches and messy churches. Let me explain! Many of us will not rest […]

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Christian Life

Tommy the Atheist

If you don’t look at anything else in the internet this week, please follow this link to Ben Witherington’s website. Be prepared, if you are anything like me, you will be reaching for the tissues before the end. There is a link to the original on Ben’s site, but I can’t get it to work. […]

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Church: UK Observations

Church Lender

Being of a thrifty frame of mind, I was interested to come across this new service. Churchlender has been set up as a non-profit website to enable churches and Christian individuals to contact each other in order to share resouces. Apart from the biblical principles behind sharing, there are a number of practical advantages to […]