Lessons I’m learning about prayer

// It was 2.30 in the morning and there I was: needing to pray aloud with my friend in her time of need. Yet, no matter how hard I tried, the words just didn’t come out.

Written by Jade Ashley Till

Why I don’t want an International Day of the Girl

// I literally never stop talking about gender justice issues. I’m a passionate advocate for championing girls. In fact, my job/ministry/calling is literally helping to turn up the volume of Gospel of hope for girls. But yes, you read the title correctly.

Written by Claire Rush

Girls and their bodies: innocence lost?

// At the heart of our faith lies the message that each one of us – regardless of our gender or age or ethnicity or background, regardless of what we look like - is made in the image of God in whom we believe the essence of beauty is found.

Written by Chine McDonald

Say Hello, Wave Goodbye

// As Thomas and Christine embark on new adventures, we wanted to introduce our new co-ordinator.

Written by Stu Bothwell

Stop leaving evangelism to the professionals

// Acts has a lot to say about non-professional evangelism.

Written by Thomas McConaghie

How to trust God with your love life

// Allowing God to shine His light into that room in your heart.

Written by Joanne Gilchrist

5 lessons from litter

// Our response to sin should be as constructive as our response to litter.

Written by Dave Luck

Where is our transformative influence?

// And are we believing in a selfish gospel?

Written by Freddie Pimm

God speaks in the small

// So, I did this thing ... and realised that I don't have to be afraid of scars, labels or decisions.

Written by Elizabeth Neep

When is enough, enough?

// There's always enough in our God. Part of our series on food waste, written by our friends at Tearfund.

Written by Julia Kendal

Give us this day our daily bread

// Gather the pieces. Let nothing be wasted. The first post in our series on food waste by Tearfund.

Written by Clare Lyons

Should Christians bother going into politics?

// What Tim Farron's resignation as Lib Dem leader tells us about 21st century faith and politics.

Written by Josh Harris

Why I give money to the homeless

// On seeing a person, not a problem.

Written by Jennifer Goodyer

Lessons from our spiritual ancestors | part II

// More book recommendations to help you on your spiritual journey.

Written by Tim Bechervaise

Is there such a thing as a truly informed voter?

// It feels like the more knowledge you have about politics, the less certain anything is.

Written by Tim Wyatt

As we vote

// A prayer for the United Kingdom.

Written by Joanna Callender

The unrequited love of God

// It is impossible to equal the affection bestowed on you. So give up trying.

Written by Abi Flavell

Lessons from our spiritual ancestors | part I

// Here are the books that changed my spiritual walk.

Written by Tim Bechervaise

What’s your calling in life?

// How to answer that terrifying question...

Written by Gemma Brown

Running on empty: lessons from an Icelandic geyser

// Sometimes, the most courageous thing that God is calling us to do is to stop and be still.

Written by Claire Rush