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Sharing Jesus in your Living Room

What’s a spiritually inspiring gathering someone could hold in their living room? Five Agapé UK staff members, past and present, share their ideas… I have loved hosting Christianity Explored (an informal course about what it means to follow Jesus). It’s just the easiest way to very directly engage with people. I just explain what it is and invite people over for food. Many have

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8 Things to Remember About Forgiveness at Work

By Phil Jackman This article was first published in the Winter 2013 issue of MOVE Magazine. The workplace can be a place of unforgiveness, eating away at our person and productivity. But it doesn’t have to be like that!  Forgiveness is not making someone pay when we are wronged. It cancels the debt they owe us to right that wrong. For Christians, experiencing

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When Forgiveness Doesn’t Come Easy

By Lesley Cheesman I had often wondered why people struggle to forgive – particularly those they love. It had been for me a simple matter of shrugging off any hurt caused by another person and telling them that it’s okay. No matter. That was until the day I was deeply wounded by someone. Someone I loved dearly. Someone I thought

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Does Forgiveness Belong in the Workplace?

By Michelle and Jeremy These stories first appeared in the Winter 2013 edition of MOVE Magazine. Michelle’s Story It is rare to have a year in your career that is as good as my last year had been – all expectations and targets were achieved and my boss told me that I would be promoted. Our relationship strengthened and we discussed our work plans several times

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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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