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God use me? On my year abroad?

By Sean Wood Jemina studied Russian language at Cambridge University. When the third year arrived, it was finally time for her to embark on the adventure that is studying abroad!  “I was quite nervous arriving in Russia for the first time. I had never been there before and therefore didn’t really know what to expect. I prayed a lot in the

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Let’s work by the Spirit

By Jack Barraclough When I hear the word adventure, I think of banana boats in the Caribbean, camping on a glacier in Iceland, or the running of the bulls in Pamplona. I don’t tend to think of spreadsheets, word documents or office spaces. But I am learning to. Growing up, I would never have imagined that I might enjoy and

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Partying with the King of the Universe

This article first appeared in the Winter 2007 edition of MOVE Magazine. Agapé UK sent a team of graduates to help others discover Jesus in the Middle East. However, they readily admitted it hasn’t been easy. It’s been hard to start conversations that continue, and hard to make relationships that stick. However, whenever they throw parties, things suddenly start to

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What do I need to know to share my faith?

By Charis Fergusson Have you ever wanted to share the hope you have found in Jesus with a friend, but held back for fear you don’t know enough? I have, many times. I graduated from one of the top universities in the world a few years ago and still vividly remember how daunting it felt to mention ‘faith’ or ‘Jesus’

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How Our Marriage Got Turned Around

By Christine Daniel We married in church, because that was ‘the thing to do’ and it was a happy wedding day. But marriage turned out to be much harder than we could have imagined. Three months in, Mark announced: “I’m not sure I want to be married and I’m not sure I want to be married to you.” Mark was

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Who Am I?

By Melissa Crutchfield Over the course of our lives, each person’s identity is being formed and shaped through individual experiences, relationships, culture, media, and the world around us. We are constantly seeking to define who we are in any way that we can. David Benner, a psychologist and author of the book, The Gift of Being Yourself, defines identity as

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