You can’t sit with us

// Sometimes we can be so busy not being of the world, that we fail to be in it.

Written by Dave Luck

I think I may be allergic to disappointment

// And that's a problem, because pain and disappointment are part of life.

Written by Christine Gilland

Lessons on church life from ITV’s Broadchurch

// Yes, it's facing challenges - but let's not dismiss the humble parish church.

Written by Vicky Noble

The boldness of Mary

// If God asked me to give up my physical comfort, would I agree? Further lessons from the genealogy of Jesus.

Written by Ruth Clements

We are now in Act 2

// This Easter, let's not skip ahead of the pain into Act 3.

Written by Christine Gilland

Still sleeping

// The story of the garden of Gethsemane issues us a challenge.

Written by Emma Fowle

2016 was tough for me, but God is doing a new thing

// God isn't only kind when things are going well.

Written by Amanda Robinson

My challenges with mental health

// Everyone goes through dark days, but it’s how we see through these moments that make us stronger. A post for World Health Day.

Written by Jade Ashley Till

Dear youth worker

// Scars don’t define our young people and they don’t exclude us from ministry.

Written by Rachael Newham

When the sun and the wind had a fight

// Love is such a remarkably stronger force than power, that it’s a wonder more people don’t choose it.

Written by Andy Tilsley

Confession: I used to judge people who dated non-Christians

// Now I'm being forced to re-examine that.

Written by Girl About Town

Resting doesn’t make you a bad Christian

// Letting our hearts be at rest within every area of our life will bring more benefit than we know.

Written by Hannah Dallison

Taking a page from the Book of Mormon

// How a play about Mormonism challenged me to have a living faith.

Written by Hannah Kowszun

A letter to Sam on helping the poor

// You said you wanted to fall in love with the Church, but I want so much more than that for you.

Written by Jenny Dawkins

‘Churchianity’, or when your faith is flawed

// When the Church loses sight of the people it is comprised of, it morphs into Churchianity

Written by Annie Carter

Dear past me

// It's all going to be okay.

Written by Christine Gilland

My yoke is easy, my burden is light

// A Monday-morning reflection.

Written by Jenni Brews

Dear Pinterest: I’ll be mediocre if I want to be, thanks

// In the lead-up to International Women's Day, I'm declaring war on Pinterest quotes.

Written by Christine Gilland

The five women who made me

// In time for International Women's Day, here's a shout-out to some truly inspiring women.

Written by Amaris Cole

The God of my scars and the God of the stars

// How, in the mess and mire of self-harm, I’d missed God’s majesty and might.

Written by Rachael Newham