Chloe’s most daring moments so far 1993-2015
-Prayed for my driving instructors back to be healed.
-Jumped off a cliff into the sea (it felt daring at the age of 13)
-Unashamedly stood up for my faith in School and Uni.
-Copied the Notebook and lay in the middle of the road looking at the traffic lights.
-Eaten a cows tongue
-Went swimming in a lake...
'We did some stuff for students and to be honest...it failed.'
I hear this from loads of different churches all across the UK. As I contact each of our Connection churches - sometimes starting a new conversation, sometimes catching up after a few months - each has a very different story to tell.
Some are reeling from incredible answers to prayer and...
You’re starting uni soon, how exciting! Take a bit of time out to chill out, grab a cup of tea and work through some of these questions. If there is anyone else in your youth group heading to uni too, why not send these over to them too.
What words best describe how you feel about starting uni?
What do you want to pursue...
Dr Micha Jazz has been walking the path of a Contemplative Activist for around ten years. Here he explores the difference between meditation and contemplation and looks at them in three different ways.
Meditation and contemplation are two distinct prayer disciplines forming part of the fivefold framework for encountering God: Thanksgiving, Confession, Intercession, Meditation and Contemplation.
Meditation uses some external reference, say...
Are you ready?
This Autumn 700,000 students step into the wild of freshers week. Before them also lies the chance to step into the wild of a new relationship with God - one of adventure, intimacy, freedom and discovery. This Autumn, hundreds of churches wait to welcome them. With baited breath, prayers on their lips, hopes in their hearts and excitement...
Chizi is from Coventry and is currently studying English and Media at Swansea University. She loves fashion, writing blogs and has a heart for mission. She lets us in on what she finds hard at uni and what has helped her along the way. Take a look!
Leaving home and becoming a student can be very daunting, we may have many...
Every drop of blood, every ounce of oxygen.
Every thought, word and action.
Every blink, breath and heartbeat.
Everything we are. Everything we were. Everything we will be.
It all has value. It all has purpose.
We all have value. We all have purpose.
Ladies and gents, you've just read the opening lines of the Current manifesto. 'Current?' you ask. Allow me to introduce this brand...