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Winning at Life on Campus

By Clare Potter How do you tell students who have just rocked up to university about Jesus? Over the years, Agapé UK teams up and down the country have been coming up with great ideas to help Freshers discover Jesus even in their first few weeks on campus. At Newcastle University, the team offered students a chance to win a

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Stop Fidgeting and Remain in Me!

By David Blower This article was first published in the Winter 2012 edition of MOVE Magazine. There is a story that goes around Agapé UK circles about someone who travelled throughout the United States interviewing the leaders of various evangelical organisations. The people he interviewed talked with enthusiasm about their ministries, their missions and their strategies, but when asked about

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Offended into Action

By Joel Wilson For Frikkie and Amelia Greyling, their family’s journey from South Africa to serve with Agapé UK began with an insult. It was a summer’s day in central London. A group of Christians, including a 12 year old boy, were offering free Bibles and Jesus films to the crowds from the Arabian Peninsula who come each year to

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How to Love Britain, Practically

What does it look like to show love to our nation, day by day? The reckless love of the Gospel Showing reckless love often doesn’t appear ‘reckless’, because love is focussed on others, not the hoopla surrounding yourself. I believe that reckless love often means looking to very deliberately do the Christlike things that the rest of our culture neither

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Laziness or Love: Wrestling with Scripture

By Chris Sneller This article first appeared in the Summer 2011 edition of MOVE Magazine. The temptations were elegant in their simplicity and appeal. They had to be. Satan levelled a precise attack at his prey. He knew the builder from Galilee would be hungry and thirsty after forty days without food and water. The man would succumb to comfort,

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The Mark of a True Disciple

By Lesley Cheesman This article first appeared in the Summer 2011 edition of MOVE Magazine. Jesus’ last words on earth were carefully chosen. They needed to be. His action plan for changing the whole world needed to be clearly understood by his disciples. Reaching their generation and every subsequent generation depended on it.     Jesus’ disciples had spent the previous three

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