Sir David Attenborough, Professor Richard Dawkins, the British Humanist Association and the think tank Ekklesia are amongst the signatories of a new statement promoting the teaching of evolution, not creationism in schools. The joint statement which can be found at www.evolutionnotcreationism.org.uk asserts that the government should implement 'enforceable statutory guidance that they [intelligent design and creationism] may not be presented as scientific theories in any publicly-funded school of whatever type.' It goes on to call for the teaching of evolution to 'be included at both primary and secondary levels in the National Curriculum and in all schools.'
An article in the Daily Mail says that women who have abortions are at risk of severe mental health problems, according to a study. The research found that those who undergo abortion face nearly double the risk of mental health difficulties compared with others and that one in ten of all mental health problems was a result of abortion. Read more: http://www.dailymail.co.uk/health/article-2032431/Women-abortions-face-double-risk-mental-health-problems.html#ixzz1WxorxbKl
Wednesday 15th May 2013
Two inspiring testimonies of lives touched by the faithfulness of God and through the faithfulness of the teams that go out 'treasure hunting' month after month!
Friday 10th May 2013
A great time of praise and worship, breaking of bread, encouragement, praying for each other, serving each other, eating together, deepening of relationships and enjoying the Presence of God.
Friday 22nd March 2013
In the budget the Government are packaging the new measures as a reward for hard work. But can ‘outsourcing’ motherhood possibly be the best way to create a healthy society?
Tuesday 6th November 2012
Britain’s charity watchdog has put the charitable status of the nation’s churches in question after it ruled that a congregation in Devon did not exist for public benefit
Tuesday 30th October 2012
Today, more Muslims are coming to Jesus than at any other time in the 1400-year history of Islam!