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Raise Your Voices

2 slices of Sainsburys basics white bread: 4.5p 2 Sainsburys basics sauages: 14p 1/4 of a bag of Sainsburys basics chips: 23.2p 1/2 a packet of Sainsburys basics chocolate chip cookies: 22.5p 1/2 a filter coffee from 1822 café: 60p … Continue reading

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Living Below the Line: Day One

As you’ll see from the list below, the food we have is very basic. I’m hungry, and having spent the day with something of a headache, suffering from caffeine withdrawal, I am wishing coffee wasn’t so expensive! I also wish … Continue reading

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Living Below the Line

Tomorrow I begin Living Below the Line, where I will be eating and drinking on £1 a day for five days, joined by one of my university flatmates: Florence. The Living Below the Line statement… In today’s world, extreme poverty … Continue reading

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Postmodern Evangelism

Many thanks to fellow Bramhall ordinand Paul David Deakin for sharing with me his thoughts and the thoughts of others on postmodern evangelism. To be postevangelism is to live our lives in Christ without a strategy but with the compassion and the … Continue reading

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Get Mucky 2

Some late reading before sleep last night, I got back into Other: Loving Self, God and Neighbour in a World of Fractures by Kester Brewin. I thought the chapter I read seemed to share my thoughts from yesterday’s post… We can see both … Continue reading

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Reclaiming Holiness

“The Church must be merciful. Jesus occupied the temple, and chased out the robbers and the thieves, and reclaimed the holiness of the Church.” It’s not Santa Clause’s shopping day. It’s the celebration of Jesus’ birth. May we remember the … Continue reading

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Christmas Shopping?

Want to get someone something but not got an idea? Well how about some ethical gifts? Good for more people than just the friend you give it to eh? If they’re a chocolate lover, or a sweets lover, then how … Continue reading

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