Tag: Sums

HMD 11

Just sent this text to a good friend of mine who has achieved much in these past twelve months, but whose life ultimately is an act of mercy from God. Praying that you get one significant moment today to remember,

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Using Losing Children

Controversy in some corners today over an interview Gordon Brown has done with Piers Morgan (to be shown next week) where he publicly cries over the death of his daughter Jennifer Jane in 2002. Tory Bear sums up one perspective.

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When Discrimination Isn’t (Discrimination)

You may have seen the Gary McFarlane case in the media yesterday. This report from CCFON sums up the story: Gary McFarlane, a relationship counsellor, won a claim for wrongful dismissal against Relate Avon. He was sacked because his Christian

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A Primer on Apophaticism

“It is impossible to know God – but you have to know Him to know that.” That simple sentence sums up the heart of apophaticism, the cloud of unknowing. Read more in this fantastic post from Father Stephen. We behold

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Maternity Unit Closures + A Dose of Hard Sums = You have got to be kidding me…

Today’s Telegraph is running a story (not yet on the web) that of the 21 Midwife-led Maternity units proposed for closure or already closed, only 4 are in Labour Constituencies. Of course, the opposition are crying "foul", but I thought

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