• Church Life,  Faith and Life,  Opinion

    A Church of Prevention

    Sometimes, someone says something which just seems to crystallise what you have known within yourself and considered to be true and accurate – but the very vocalisation of their words, giving expression to that thought, make it plain that the sense you have is shared by others. This has the resulting effect of stopping us in our tracks and making us think. This was such a day. A wise friend of mine on social media wrote this earlier today – We Christians must decide whether we’re going to be a Church of proclamation, announcing the good news to a world sorely in need – or a Church of prevention, keeping…