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'This is brilliant'! say Sportily kids
Read this great story from the Diocese of Gloucester where sports ministry is delighting children and young people across the county.
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Praying through your body
Revd Karen Wellman is the vicar of St Mark’s Church Teddington, a spiritual director and dances her prayers. Here she shares the joy of danced prayer, and how easy it is to do.
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How to run a successful wellbeing weekend – ten steps
Ten tips for running a successful Wellbeing Weekend, offered by a Hampshire Pioneer Ordinand who's passionate about the links between wellbeing and spiritual growth.
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How ‘life in all its fullness’ was shared at wellbeing weekend
Read about how a Pioneer Ordinand hosted a successful Wellbeing Weekend and what physical, emotional and spiritual benefits she saw for the participants.
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The Healing ministry of health walks
Revd Lorraine Turner, vicar of St Mary’s, Platt, shares details of how the church's 'walking ministry' has helped enhance the wellbeing of people in the local community.
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Ten ways that Christians can get involved in major sports events
Ten simple ways to get involved in mission when a major sporting event happens in your diocese.
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How Christians united around the Commonwealth Games 2022
Be encouraged and inspired by the widespread cooperation between hundreds of Christians around the 2022 Commonwealth Games. Article by Churches Together Birmingham Chairman, Robert Mountford.
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Making the most of the World Cup Final 18th Dec 2022
The FIFA Football World Cup Final is set to take place on Sunday 18th Dec 2022, the week before Christmas Day. Despite the date clash with the Church calendar, it could be a great opportunity for casting the net wider for sharing the gospel at Christimastime.
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How mixing faith with sports opens doors to a younger generation
Connecting with young people is something that many churches struggle with, but offering sporting activities that young people can join in with is one effective way to break down the barriers. Nathan Youlton from Sportily explains.
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Spot the sports!
See how many sports and leisure activities you can spot in this Church of England Vision and Strategy video about engaging with young people.
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