Darkness came over the whole land UNTIL…

Darkness came over the whole land UNTIL…

Darkness is a part of life that we can struggle with at times. Whether it be when we rise in the morning to the dark outside our window, when sleepy heads are waking and looking for the switch on the kettle or whether it be a deep pain we or those we care for are...
Whoops

Whoops

If you follow our social media accounts you may have noticed that our ’12 Days of Christmas’ campaign didn’t get very far.  Day 4 to be exact.  That’s my fault!  Whoops! Oh what plans I had!  Twelve inspirational posts talking about...
Unmentioned and Unbearable

Unmentioned and Unbearable

Let me tell you a story… I finished my seminar at a summer conference and, as the majority of delegates filed out, I turned my attention to the few folk hovering around to ask questions, share a story or seek prayer. There was a girl in her mid-twenties wearing the...
Self-Harm in Young People

Self-Harm in Young People

Self-harm is a major issue in many young peoples’ lives which can be defined as self-injury or self-poisoning, and commonly takes the form of superficial self-cutting with a sharp object. It is surprisingly common, with perhaps 10% of young people self-harming at some...
What is Stress?

What is Stress?

Stress is a major talking point in our society today. If you ask someone, ‘how are you?’, a common response is ‘I am busy and stressed’. It’s important to define stress and know what it is, how it affects us and then know what to do about it. The Oxford dictionary...