Are You Like A Stick of Rock?

“Trust takes years to build, seconds to break and forever to repair.” That is an oft-quoted phrase, but one that most of us can probably relate to! Trust is one of those things that underpins just about every relationship that you have – be it with your husband or wife, your pastor, your boss, or [...]
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What Makes You, You?

If you read the news, then you might think that there is no place for faith in society. We hear of nurses being suspended for offering to pray for their patients; teachers who can’t speak of their own faith in class; and even of air cabin crew who are dismissed for wearing religious symbols. But this [...]
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And the Winner Is …

If you were fortunate enough to be at The Mercer’s Hall yesterday evening, then you will have seen Proof Bakery and The Healthy Church Initiative announced as the winners of the Cinnamon Project Lab 2018 final. Coventry-based Proof Bakery sell and deliver artisanal bread subscriptions to local church collection points, supporting refugee women into work.  Healthy Church Initiative, based [...]
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We Need to Talk About Health

The health service in the UK is vast and complex, and the pressure its under is well recorded. In 2015 the NHS dealt with over 1 million patients every 36 hours, according to the NHS Confederation, so where do we even begin to understand how we can support those who need health services? On 16 May, [...]
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The World’s Biggest and Best Franchise

What is the world’s biggest franchise: Pizza Hut, McDonald’s, KFC? With more than 36,000 restaurants in 120 countries, McDonald’s is pretty large, but it’s not in the same league as Christianity, which has more than 37 million churches located in virtually every nation on earth. Of course, there are some remarkable differences between the Church [...]
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