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Witness and the workplace

By Tiffany Atkins If there’s one skill I’ve honed since March 2020 it’s the ability to be flexible!  Living in an ever-changing landscape of normality, we’ve all had to adjust to the different impacts of changing restrictions and freedoms. Six months down the line and once again we have been asked to work from home wherever possible.  According to the

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Clinging to hope when the world seems out of control

By Nicole Barnard I wonder if, like me, you had been living comfortably under the illusion that you were in control of the small details of your day to day life? Then lockdown happened and we had to learn a new rhythm. Just as we had settled into a new routine, the rug was pulled from under our feet as

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Sharing Jesus in your Living Room (or over Zoom!)

What’s a spiritually inspiring gathering someone could hold in their living room? Or of course, during these times, over Zoom? Five Agapé UK staff members, past and present, share their ideas… You can quite easily adapt the below ideas, for gatherings over Zoom.  I have loved hosting Christianity Explored (an informal course about what it means to follow Jesus). It’s just the

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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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