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  • You’ve probably already seen this… image

    You’ve probably already seen this…

    ....but in case you haven't, just leaving it here. Read more
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    If Only

    It’s always exciting when a Think author has a book published and I am especially pleased that Jennie’s If Only is about to hit the shelves. Read more
  • Letting Injustice Rip image

    Letting Injustice Rip

    “We may well have a doubling of world poverty by next year. We may well have at least a doubling of child malnutrition.” That is the stark warning from World Health... Read more
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    Why Bother?

    Everything feels harder at the moment. Everything takes more energy and effort. Masks, track and trace, hand sanitising, etc. etc. All of it adds time and hassle to life... Read more
  • Who Are the Vulnerable? image

    Who Are the Vulnerable?

    Everyone wants to protect the vulnerable. Lockdown sceptics want the healthy to get the virus to build up herd immunity while shielding the vulnerable from infection.... Read more
  • We’ve been here before: Lessons from 1957 & 68 image

    We’ve been here before: Lessons from 1957 & 68

    "Why were things so different back then? Was it because we had no ­fear-reinforcing 24/7 cable news, no Twitter, and no incessant and instant case-and-death tickers on... Read more
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    Pandemic Responses

    Why have we responded to covid in a way quite different than has been the case with previous pandemics? Is it because of science: that we now know more about how viruses... Read more
  • Praying…Through Gritted Teeth image

    Praying…Through Gritted Teeth

    Leading people is difficult. Read more
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    Blind Alleys and Wrong Turns

    It seems there are basically two strategies governments can employ in dealing with the coronavirus. Read more
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    Keeping It Real

    John Ortberg being added to the list of ministerial casualties is sad and sobering. I was talking with my father (who has had a faithful ministry for over half a century... Read more