All Family articles

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    Opinion

    Should Christians have more children to make up for the UK’s falling birth rates?

    2024-06-05T08:00:00Z

    ’Human life is of infinite value, created in God’s image. Children are a gift to invest in, not a financial burden,’ says Hannah Wickens, who suggests we think again about how we view procreation.

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    Article

    There’s no place like home

    2024-05-28T11:15:00Z

    Elaine Storkey unpacks the time cousins Mary and Elizabeth spent together while pregnant, showing us the importance of being ‘home’ for one another

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    Opinion

    ​ Should Christians foster children?

    2024-05-16T08:00:00Z

    We are in the middle of Foster Care Fortnight, raising awareness for the need for more foster parents in the UK. Jemimah Wright asks two foster parents why they do it, and what they would tell those considering it

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    Article

    Dealing with disappointment

    2024-04-22T11:22:00Z

    Songwriter Mia Fieldes moved to Hillsong in Sydney aged 17 and has written many celebrated worship songs for herself and others but she has faced particular difficulty in her personal life

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    Article

    We need to start talking about young-onset dementia

    2024-03-19T14:44:00Z

    Janet Wyatt is the director of JW Care Group, one of the only care providers in the country specialising in young-onset dementia. She shares her story with us and the wisdom she’s gleaned through over 30 years devoted to dementia sufferers

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    Article

    Making memories and celebrating milestones

    2024-03-19T14:43:00Z

    Cathy Madavan believes reinforcing our own family’s values through our unique traditions and routines is vital

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    Article

    Nurtured in the hidden places

    2024-02-26T09:34:00Z

    Jill Duff, Bishop of Lancaster and former director of St Mellitus College, North West, spoke with Jane Knoop about the topsy-turvy nature of God’s kingdom

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    Article

    Why are men raging at pink confetti?

    2024-02-26T09:29:00Z

    Dr Belle Tindall shines a light on the gender-reveal parties that reveal a dark attitude towards women and girls

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    Article

    Baroness Stroud - speaking up for others

    2024-01-25T14:57:00Z

    Baroness Philippa Stroud, conservative peer, church leader, founder of the Centre for Social Justice and currently the chief executive of the Alliance for Responsible Citizenship (ARC) spoke with Liberal Democrat MP Tim Farron, for the ‘A Mucky Business’ podcast

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    Article

    Parenting children with additional needs

    2024-01-25T14:43:00Z

    Cheryl Wilding shares the challenges and joys of parenting two children with additional needs

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    Article

    My husband was told he had less than six months to live

    2024-01-25T14:39:00Z

    In April 2023, Bekah Legg’s comedian husband Steve Legg was given a terminal diagnosis following a battle with cancer. A year later, she shares how they continue to navigate the journey with both hope and humour

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    Lessons in love

    2024-01-25T14:38:00Z

    Cathy Madavan shares ways in which we can navigate the emotional rollercoaster of supporting our daughters as they date

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    Article

    My life story, and how the Lord has directed my path

    2023-12-21T13:19:00Z

    Jo Potter, 76, describes how God’s hand in her life – both the highs and the lows – taught her to have no fear for the future

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    Article

    Understanding the menopause

    2023-11-20T09:51:00Z

    As she personally juggles perimenopause with work, family life and church leadership, Claire Musters reports on a conference organised by the Kyria Network to help women understand what still - despite the media coverage it has been given in recent years - appears to be a taboo subject

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    Opinion

    Should Christians call out elderly family members for racist comments?

    2023-09-26T08:30:00Z

    It's difficult to know how to handle elderly relatives if they say something racist, here Cassandra Maria explains why it's important to speak up.

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    Article

    'Gals' that brunch

    2023-08-31T11:40:00Z

    Tiffany Accardi is the founder of the worldwide women’s community movement Gals That Brunch, which involves 100,000 women, spans six continents, 12 countries, 150 cities and 35 states – and is constantly growing! She spoke to Becky Hunter-Kelm about her difficult childhood, her career and ministry journey, and her heart for placing the lonely in family

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    Opinion

    I am a Christian mum-of-five and I just found out I have ADHD

    2023-08-25T08:30:00Z

    Diagnosed with ADHD at the tender age of 40, here’s what writer and mum-of-five Julie Williams learnt about herself along the way…

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    Article

    ‘Mothers have been so devalued’

    2023-07-27T10:29:00Z

    Actress and singer-songwriter Jessica Oyelowo spoke with Muyiwa Olarewaju, head of Premier Gospel, about stepping away from the limelight to support her family, the struggle for her identity – and why she wanted to honour motherhood in her latest album 

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    Opinion

    When my Dad was diagnosed with Alzheimer’s I was devastated… but something helped

    2023-06-29T08:30:00Z

    Misty always had a close relationship with her parents and recalls many heartwarming family memories throughout her lifetime, particularly with her father Bill, who was both her “tutor and superhero”. But when Bill was diagnosed with Alzheimer’s and Lewy Body dementia in 2016, Misty knew it was her turn to help take care of the man who made her who she is today.

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    Opinion

    I gave my daughter a kidney, then she died, but this is what God showed me

    2023-06-15T08:30:00Z

    Author of Hand Stretched Across the Void, June Whitehouse, tells of God’s goodness in the face of huge family hardship.