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January 2020

Be inspired by the stories you read this month.


 7     Prayer In celebration of the new year

10    Called to be a leader Katia Adams on wrestling with the gender debate in order to embrace the ministry she feels led to

16     Face to face Jen Baker on her new book and her journey towards intimacy with God

26     Special report Spotlighting four inspirational Christian women persecuted for their faith



36     New year, new you Beth Resch talks about the transition from youth leader to church leadership

44     I didn’t know how to land Katei Kirby talks to us about finding purpose in the unfamiliar

48     Mummy meditations One mum’s search to make space for God led her to start an online community encouraging other mums

66     Work/Life Wedding and events planner Assumpta Vitcu says it’s important for clients to know about her faith



21     Lifeline Jonathan Clark, Director of Premier Lifeline, looks back over the last 25 years

23     Modern-day slavery How one organisation is teaching survivors a life skill for survival

28     Why we need Messy Church The popular, family-friendly concept is encouraging people that we don’t have to be perfect to be in church

35     Relationships Hopeful Girl negotiates assumptions on the singleton’s status

51     Films Disney’s Frozen sequel celebrates strong female leads, and explores the notion of destiny



40     Bible study Elaine Storkey says that the woman who anointed Jesus still challenges us today

52     Book club Enjoy recommended reads and new releases with Amy Boucher Pye

54     I was just thinking… Veronica Zundel challenges us to think about what defines us

65     Reflection Follow this reflection on the Bible study for some tips on how to spend time with the reading for yourself

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