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Book Review: Simply Good News by Tom Wright

Disclaimer: I was given this book by the publishers, SPCK, free of charge. I was not asked to review it, so, as ever, I publish this review off my own back. 1,013 more words

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Ground-breaking UFC event taking place in Saskatoon

Watch: For the first time ever, professional mixed martial arts makes its way to Saskatchewan. Kim Thue looks at who will be on the card for the Aug. 542 more words

Sports

Avoiding Conversation is No Way to Advance the Debate

How do have the conversations that matter most?  Like many things in life, most of it is just showing up.

We United Methodists just came through Annual Conference season; this is the yearly gathering of United Methodists in a given region, represented by clergy and laity, where budgets are set, legislation debated, and an array of training, lectures, studies, worship, and mission opportunities are offered.   920 more words

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'The Lord and His Prayer' by Tom Wright

I often like to reground my own personal praying of the Lord’s Prayer by reading what this foundational prayer has inspired others to meditate on – so I was very pleased when I came across this ‘classic’ by Tom Wright. 158 more words

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Is Wright Right?

“Just call me Tom.”

These were the first words I heard from the highly esteemed New Testament scholar, N.T. Wright. I liked him immediately. How could you not, given his proven scholarship coupled with humility delivered with that deep baritone British accented voice?

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Looking at this month’s bible readings: Romans

This month our Morning Prayer New Testament readings (shown on the lectionary) come from Paul’s Letter to the Romans

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Secrets from the Crime Scene: The dark underbelly of Sydney

I was lucky enough to be selected as one of six Media Hub interns who covered the 2015 Sydney Writers’ Festival for the Sydney University Faculty of Arts and Social Sciences. 590 more words

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