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On journeying into the wilderness and Lent

Lent can, if we let it, summon us from the safe harbours of our lives into a wide expanse of existence. Are you ready to journey into the wilderness this Lent?

Search Me (Monday 27 February)

This week, as we approach the season of Lent, we will be taking the opportunity to consider our lives before God. Lent is traditionally a time for humility and honesty as we pay attention to the state of our soul. As we take time for inner reflectio...

Search Me (Monday 29 February)

This week, whilst still in the season of Lent, we will be taking the opportunity to consider our lives before God. Lent is traditionally a time for humility and honesty as we pay attention to the state of our soul.

The Focus of Fasting (Monday 2 March)

Introduction ‘The season of Lent presents an opportunity to reflect on the state of our souls before God, the contour of our lives with others, and, above all, the prevailing promise of Jesus’ resurrected life as it breathes new life, new courage

Search Me (Monday 9 March)

Introduction This week, whilst still in the season of Lent, we will be taking the opportunity to consider our lives before God. This is traditionally a time for humility and honesty as we pay attention to the state of our soul. As we take time for ...

Thirty Pieces of Silver

Christians are being encouraged to take a fresh look at corruption and justice throughout Lent.

Facebook, Fasting and Forty Days...

Whilst many will be giving up chocolate, alcohol or some other sugary concoction in a bid to kick start a new post-Christmas health regime, it seems that giving up Facebook or some other social media is the favoured 'Lent' thing to do.

The surprising ambiguity of the wilderness

Thought the wilderness was just a place of desolation? Think again. Paula Gooder reflects on the ‘great and terrible’ nature of the wilderness.

Hiding from God (Monday 7 March)

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Lamentations and the gift of prayer

While God’s mercy is affirmed in the book of Lamentations 3.21–24, Dr Heath Thomas explores how the cry of 'kyrie eleison!' can become a model for the Church today.

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