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Posts from February 2019

A Better Story: The Precious Value of the Unborn

The gospel is good news for all and offers a far better story (or narrative for life) than the world.  That’s true for the weak and marginalised, for failures and sinners, and for the weakest amongst us, including the unborn. And that means we must talk about abortion. I know this is a sensitive issue, and when talking about it we must…

A Better Story… The Dignity and Value of All People

How do you judge the value of another human being?  By their looks, education or achievements?  Do you look at their family life, their character or their generosity? Do we measure how much they can contribute to society when we measure someone’s worth? Our world often judges people by all these things, and much more besides, and that’s bad news for the…

A Better Story part 2: Real Dignity and value in ALL people

How do you judge the value of another human being?  By their looks, education or achievements?  Do you look at their family life, their character or their generosity? Do we measure how much they can contribute to society when we measure someone’s worth? Our world often judges people by all these things, and much more besides, and that’s bad news for the…

A better story of forgiveness and redemption…

The Rector writes… At the Diocesan conference last weekend, we were reminded of the power and sufficiency of the gospel of Jesus.  Not only does it meet our deepest spiritual needs for forgiveness, peace with God and eternal life, it also satisfies our deepest personal and human needs. So over the next few weeks we’re going to look at some of the…