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Chaplaincy in Education Conference – Resources for Spiritual Development [u]

Today I have been taking part in the Chaplaincy in Education day conference. Among other things I’ve been working alongside Rachel Warwick in a session looking at Resources for Spiritual Development. The following is a list of web sites and … Continue reading

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Colchester Episcopal Area Conference

My thanks to all the curious, thoughtful, prayerful, creative people who came to my two workshops today as part of the Colchester Episcopal Area Conference on prayer. In my workshops (one of five available to delegates) we were exploring ideas … Continue reading

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Managing priorities

I confess, I struggle a bit with to do lists and, well… getting things done. And I’ve read David Allen. My problem isn’t with writing a to do list. That’s fine. It’s just that then I have a big list … Continue reading

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Teaching young people about money

We’re currently running a two lesson series on Money Management for Year 11 students in one of the schools we work with. It covers things like budgeting, planning savings, avoiding bad debt, the pressure to buy and generosity, all through … Continue reading

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Debting it up

A good short sharp overview of young people and debt from TrueTube which we’re using in our new lesson on many management with year 11’s. You can view and download the video here

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What if Disney had made “Jaws”

Here’s a great, and hilarious, example of how the same footage can be edited to create an entirely different message. What if Jaws had been made by Disney? The trailer might have looked like this: If you can’t see this … Continue reading

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JOY Prayer Tent

JOY is a termly event for young people from churches around the Colchester area. The basic format is a series of workshops or activities for the first half, testimony, talk and worship for the second half. This time our theme … Continue reading

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The awe of a sunset

New Yorkers have been enjoying a twice a year phenomenon – a sunset that aligns with the city’s street grid system, earning it the nickname Manhattanhenge after the alignment of the solstice sun at Stonehenge. Story and pics from the … Continue reading

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The Story of Everything

Thanks to Jonny Baker for flagging up this wonderful live animation of the big picture story of the Bible by Rich Oster. [If you can’t see the video or you’re reading this via RSS click here.] More background on this … Continue reading

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Timelapse – The City Limits

Web-wandering this afternoon I came across this amazing timelapse video by Canadian photographer Dominic Boudreault. Timelapse – The City Limits from Dominic on Vimeo.

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