Tag Archives: gen Y

the ‘positives’ of economic growth

“We have come to the end of the ‘positives’ that economic growth can bring.” — Wilkinson and Pickett I went to a conference at the beginning of December where Ann Morisy, one of the keynote speakers, gave this quote, and … Continue reading

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poverty

Ladies and gentlemen, I am in Asia! Landed in Singapore today; heading to Hong Kong to hang out with some exciting church planters tomorrow, whom my church in Coventry sent out last summer. (As their ex-international student worker I take … Continue reading

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wisdom

“On the one hand, the wisdom traditions make clear that obedience is not simply slavish, fearful conformity to rules and laws. Thus wisdom is a guard against legalism. Obedience, according to the traditions of wisdom, entails the imaginative capacity to take … Continue reading

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imagine sept 2017

So I was at a conference by these great guys recently, and one of the things we were prompted to do was to tell the story of studentwork at your church five years into the future; into the future that … Continue reading

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a verse for the year

I read a great book recently, called High Heels and Holiness by Jo Saxton, about being a godly woman in the 21st century. She said lots and lots of insightful, helpful, wonderful things, but one that’s stuck with me and come … Continue reading

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house retreat

I’ve just gotten home from a retreat day with my housemates. We’ve lived together for the last year, four twentysomething girls all figuring out how to follow Jesus together, and took the day out to talk about how we can … Continue reading

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watchword to gen Y

“Let us not become weary in doing good, for at the proper time we will reap a harvest if we do not give up.” — Galatians 6.9 ————————————————————————– PS. As I sit here typing this, some kid puts a fart … Continue reading

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