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Archived opinion articles 

Click below to read archived opinion articles from 2013 and 2014.

We are all wonderfully connected
It’s not a crisis it’s a turning point
Bishop of Norwich fulfils childhood ambition
What is God’s salvation?
The Must-Have Christmas present
Shifting from one Season to the next
As we prepare for Christmas...
Balancing grace and justice
How can Christians be peace-builders?
Love is at the centre of the Universe
God’s love shines through the dark times
On holiday with God
Obedience to God is key to our faith 
The challenge of relationships
Bombing is not a solution
Faith in God helps through personal tragedy
The far reaching consequences of Scotland vote
Christian view is the cup is half full 
My attitude is gratitude 
Living in step with God
No quick fixes to grow our churches
Is peace possible between Israel and Palestine?
Philosophy and the movement towards war
All work and no play can dull our walk with God
How Dolly's show echoes the church at its best
Making movies in the house of God
Writing about a new politics of love 
God’s glorious grace over foot in mouth
Do you recognise your role as a minister? 
What message do church notice boards send? 
Embracing the difficulty of not knowing
Our finely tuned universe inspires faith 
Make a difference this Christian Aid Week
Cutting edge Christians: success, failure and BBC3
Use vote to best bring about God's kingdom
A co-creator with God in the care for creation
That’s not all folks, says God of resurrection
My gift is my song and this one’s for you 
Evangelism: the elephant in the room?
How many stars are there in the Universe?
Let climate change unite not tear apart plea
To get up and leave the Grammys
It’s not about you. It’s not about me.
Church, psychology, childhood and Gollum
Francis, Welby, Mandela, Jesus changed the music
Preparing for Christmas and the second coming?
Light candles rather than curse darkness
Christmas - if it’s true it changes everything
What is your online profile really saying? 
Fixing our eyes on the glory of Jesus
Take God out of your religious box
The Remembrance Day wake up call
Halloween: is it a Romans 14 issue?
What can BBC Radio 1 teach the church?
With God’s help even broken wings can fly
The power to choose a new form of politics
Why is God interested in my money?
Seedtime and harvest - a promise from God
It's a shame about that internet in'it?
Always changing and always the same
Is it ok to leave my church?
Much to be learned from pop icon Pope
Responding to creation
The creator God's work is not yet finished
Christian economics and prophetic actions
How's it hanging? God is the master craftsman
The dreaded E-word
A call to be counter-cultural to show Godliness
From transformation through rejection to revolution
Known by God and building a loving community
Innovation and the spirit of the age
Drowning in chaos? The constant and transient
A call to selfless love in the face of hatred
The public need for deathbed Tweets
Be the symbol of celebration you are made to be
Searching for the spiritual slam dunk
Are we the church God calls us to be?
Blessings and grace not orders and tests
Holistic Christianity: one body, many parts
Church in an era beyond postmodernity
How like God can Christians be?
Peace the way to combat Boston marathon terror
Thatcher was like Marmite - you love her or hate her
Welfare reforms: a matter of politics or faith?
Investigating the science behind Creationism
Imperfect people and impossible situations
Praying for a church death and resurrection
Listening to God in a buzzy world
Curious, convinced or committed?
During Lent face death to truly live life
Uncovering the patterns of the Designing Hand
Selfridges, suffrage and spiritual change
Help for the broken hearted this Valentine’s Day
Embrace difference in the Christian community
Calling all those who love the earth
Let God sculpt His purpose out of your life
My life in science and the Christian faith
Getting back to the Gospel in 2013

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