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Youth Ministry

How Are You, Really?

How are you? Everyone says these three little words on a daily basis and the typical, easy answer to reply is, “I’m fine.” There is never a need to elaborate on that.  Many of us are private and reluctant to tell others about the issues going on in our lives. We have become such a […]

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Urban Ministry

Drunk

Don’t get me wrong, I do love a good alcoholic drink, but as I’ve got older I’d rather savour the taste of a good cider with friends than throwing it down my neck. Back in Freshers, the aim of a night out was to get completely drunk. The idea of spending money was all aimed […]

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Blogging

How Much Does Your Life Cost?

Worth. It’s such a powerful thing. The word is used to indicate how valuable something is, usually the value of an expensive car or your dream house. But also, commonly, it is used to describe a person’s life. We are constantly yearning and seeking to be worth something to someone else. In society, we are […]

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Justice

Be An Ordinary Radical

"Don't be afraid," he said, "For you are very precious to God. Peace! Ne encouraged! Be strong!" As he spoke these words to me, I suddenly felt stronger and said to him, "Please speak to me, my Lord, for you have strengthened me." Daniel 10:19 (NLV) One 16 year old girl has been my inspiration […]

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Blogging Faith Graduate The Resurrection of Christ Youth Ministry

Conspiracy Theory or Not?

I do love a good conspiracy theory. As I’m studying a postgraduate degree in criminal investigation, I’m very keen on having many hypothesis and theories when researching a case that has multiple conclusions, so that each can be eliminated to find the right answer.

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Graduate Youth Ministry

Why I Would Never Choose Invisibility as my Superpower?

Have you ever thought about what super power you would love to have? Chances are, you would probably say that you wish you were invisible. It’s definitely something that a lot of people dream of.

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Bible Translation & Interpretation Graduate The Love of God Youth Ministry

Love is Patient, Love is Kind

Jesus replied: “‘Love the Lord your God with all your heart and with all your soul and with all your mind.’ This is the first and greatest commandment. And the second is like it: ‘Love your neighbour as yourself.’ Matthew 22:37-39 (NIV) Yesterday I was lying in bed, listening to my Spotify and the song, […]

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Culture Inspirational Life

Teenage Pregnancy

Well pregnancy is not a sin. Teenage pregnancy is also not a sin. In fact, Mary, the most revered woman in the church, was pregnant as a teen.