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Finding joy when you're in poverty

I had the pleasure recently of speaking at my church about poverty and my experience of it. At the end, one lady asked a question about...

Using food clubs: visit #2

Today was my second visit to a food club. This time, I’d swapped to one nearer to me, though still a mile away. That’s fine with my...

Turning the other cheek

I have had reason recently to reflect on my own assertiveness and how this fits with Jesus’ injunctions to turn the other cheek, go a...

SAS: who dares illness?

I recently started watching the series SAS: Who Dares Wins, right from the first series. I’ve found it quite addictive, possibly in part...

Poverty stigma: causes vs symptoms

I think I've worked out what it is that I dislike about people saying that poverty isn’t just, or even mainly, about material lack. Even...

How (not) to fix the NHS, part 2

There have been a handful of articles recently querying the model of healthcare that the NHS uses, and suggesting that we should pursue a...

How (not) to fix the NHS, part 1

There have been a handful of articles recently querying the model of healthcare that the NHS uses, and suggesting that we should pursue a...

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