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Addiction will probably affect all of us in one way or another. Either personally or through a family member or a friend. In any case, it certainly affects societies as a whole and the church as part of that society.
 
There are many different things that people can get addicted to.  The common ones we think of are drugs, alcohol and cigarettes. But there is a much longer list, ranging from caffeine to gambling, pornography and sex. Obesity in some cases can be termed a food addiction, and exercise can become an addiction as well.
 
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From where I stand here are the four most important and obvious issues that the UK faces in post-Brexit Britain.
So where do we go from here in the strange surreal world of Brexit Britain? The decision has been made, but the divorce with the EU has not really begun. No one quite knows what is going to happen. So what should the Church be doing now?
Thee EU Referendum has had multiplied unintended consequences. It has exposed tensions and differences within the Church that are going to need addressing and, in many cases, healing. Here are a few of the issues…
One of the keynote speakers at this year's Churches that Change Communities conference is Krish Kandiah. [video]
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Housing Justice, NACCOM and Praxis produced a very timely report in July 2015 giving insights to projects around the UK which accommodate and support migrants with no recourse to public funds (NRPF). These provide services with few resources but great
07/09/2015
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