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    Five things I have learned about… being yourself

    2021-08-24T09:48:00+01:00By

    Seasoned author Cathy Madavan explains how she has come to accept who she is – and how we can do the same

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    How can we help GCSE students on results day?

    2021-08-12T10:42:00+01:00By

    The GCSE results are in and, against all odds, it looks as though our young people have excelled themselves. Dr Kate Middleton offers practical tips to get their endorphins going and remind them of the bigger picture, whether they have passed or failed

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    Why don’t we talk about periods?

    2021-08-11T15:21:00+01:00By

    Rachel Jones believes that this is a subject that has been neglected by Christians for far too long 

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    Gaming: It’s not a battle you need to win

    2021-08-11T15:18:00+01:00By

    We can celebrate the positives that gaming holds for young people 

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    Enjoy the journey

    2021-07-21T11:10:00+01:00By

    You may be wondering what pilgrimage and the end of lockdown have in common. Having recently walked from Winchester to Canterbury, Penelope Swithinbank offers up three Ps – possessions, purpose and people – to help us link the two

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    Navigating change

    2021-07-16T10:52:00+01:00By

    As the final lockdown restrictions are about to lifted, Sarah Yardley shares with us some of the lessons she has learned through many life-altering changes

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    Helping future leaders

    2021-06-17T14:20:00+01:00By

    Marie Aitken shares the heart behind her exciting new initiative, Girl Can Daily, and explains how it can help encourage young women and give them the confidence to step into leadership

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    Moving on from past mistakes

    2021-06-11T00:00:00+01:00

    Have you ever looked back over your life and wondered how it could have been different? Jen Baker’s new book, Unwavering, encourages us to reflect on the choices we make to move from making fear-based decisions to faith-based living. Premier’s Maria Rodrigues chatted with her about her own journey with this.

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    The one who sticks close by

    2021-06-08T00:00:00+01:00By

    On National Best Friends Day, 8 June, Claire Musters encourages us to think about those closest to us

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    Why take care of the earth?

    2021-06-07T00:00:00+01:00

    Avery Foley, from Answers in Genesis, explains that when God is the focus of our lives, we should naturally want to care for the earth he created.

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    Learning to live more responsibly

    2021-05-24T00:00:00+01:00

    Environmentalist and theologian Ruth Valerio speaks to Jemimah Wright about the moment she recognised God’s call to care for the whole of creation – and how it changed the course of her life

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    Gleaming in the dark

    2021-05-12T00:00:00+01:00

    On ME Awareness Day (12 May), Keren Dibbens-Wyatt bravely shares an insight into what life is like for someone with myalgic encephalomyelitits (ME), as well as revealing the hidden creative treasures she has found in her stationary life.

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    My final love offering

    2021-05-10T00:00:00+01:00

    At the start of Dying Matters Awareness Week, Ann Clifford shares the importance of preparing for death well – and how she made her own preparations this year.

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    Loved through childlessness

    2021-05-05T00:00:00+01:00By

    Marie Goode, 71, has spent 47 years as a missionary alongside her husband Steve. Here she shares why they still trust in God’s goodness, even though he hasn’t given them the one thing they truly desire

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    Taking up the challenge

    2021-04-26T00:00:00+01:00

    Despite being a self-confessed hater of exercise, when a friend said she was doing Tearfund’s 21 for 21 challenge Rev Kate Wharton decided to join in too

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    Telling the truth about love

    2021-04-23T00:00:00+01:00

    Rom-com fan Lauren Windle reviews I’m Not in Love.

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    New Christian Creative Directory launched

    2021-04-21T00:00:00+01:00

    World Creativity and Innovation Day on 21 April brings the launch of the UK-wide Christian Creative Directory

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    'The Queen’s faith should determine how she reacts to the Meghan and Harry interview'

    2021-03-09T00:00:00+00:00By

    Millions of people are thought to have tuned in to watch the interview with Oprah last night. Here's why Lauren Windle thinks a response should come from the Royal Family themselves and not their PR team

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    ‘You never know what God has planned for your life’

    2021-02-26T00:00:00+00:00

    Santia Deck is the highest-paid female American footballer in history. Here she tells Jeanette McCarthy about the highs and lows of her career, her battles with self-image and how her faith in God and the support of the women in her life have inspired her to help the next generation

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    Should Christians be watching dating shows?

    2021-02-18T00:00:00+00:00

    Forced intimacy, casual sex and “love at first sight” – is this how God wants us to find love? Dating and relationships writer Lauren Windle explores...

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    Why Harry and Meghan’s baby news gives us all hope

    2021-02-16T00:00:00+00:00

    As a news reader, Premier's Tola Mbakwe has been used to hearing and reporting on bad news almost every day during COVID-19. Here's why she thinks we should all be celebrating the latest from the royal family

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    What Christians can learn from Bridgerton about sex

    2021-02-01T00:00:00+00:00

    Bridgerton has just been named the biggest Netflix series of all time and Woman Alive editor Doll Fisher says it's not just about corsets and gossip

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    Are women leaving it too late to have children?

    2020-11-30T00:00:00+00:00

    Woman Alive’s singles columnist says the statistics around women prioritising work over motherhood do not tell the whole story...

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    ‘Let’s value the roles of the housewife and mother again’

    2020-11-26T00:00:00+00:00

    Tola-Doll Fisher talks to Alena Kate Pettitt about why she has chosen to be a stay-at-home housewife and the negativity that sometimes surrounds this choice in modern society

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    Where do you live?

    2020-10-19T00:00:00+01:00

    Star Trek fans will love this analogy from writer Sheila Jacobs as she grapples with some real life parallels

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    You can’t have growth without pain

    2020-08-27T00:00:00+01:00

    Using the example of a baby teething, Dammy Olatoye shares a life lesson on the strength to endure

  • Podcasts, Pigeon Poo and Prayer

    2020-08-26T00:00:00+01:00

    Woman Alive editor Doll shares her morning routine and how that sets her up for the day

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    Style it up

    2020-08-25T00:00:00+01:00

    For years, Alex Agboke searched for a personal style to reflect her identity. Now God has inspired her to help others find theirs

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    What to do when you’ve lost your job

    2020-08-03T00:00:00+01:00

    From furlough to redundancy, the pandemic has left many feeling anxious about the future. If you've recently found yourself out of work, here is what you can do next

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    God gives clear signs to those who need them

    2020-07-31T00:00:00+01:00

    Susan Wright, 75, is the mother of five children and grandmother to nine. She became a Christian in her 20s then married John, now 86, in 1974. She has battled dyslexia and low self-esteem, but has held onto God’s faithfulness through the trials of life, including her husband having cancer twice, two years of unemployment – and even him being sent to prison

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    Why you need a will

    2020-07-17T00:00:00+01:00

    We are all living in a period of uncertainty, however, having a will is important, regardless of what stage of life we are in, to leave a legacy for our nearest and dearest

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    What are the new rules for weddings?

    2020-07-06T00:00:00+01:00

    The wedding ban has been lifted but the threat of COVID-19 means there are still restrictions. Michaela Hyde, executive director of Marriage Foundation explains what you need to know

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    A nostalgic, feel-good, coming-of-age story

    2020-07-01T00:00:00+01:00

    Little Women has its heroine grasping hold of her career, and also finding love – but let’s be wary of its ‘have it all’ message

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    The comparison trap

    2020-04-26T00:00:00+01:00

    Author Helen Roberts talks about the heightened thief of comparison now that we’re all spending much more time online

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    What, no cheese? A vegan guide to building up your immune system

    2020-03-25T00:00:00+00:00

    With many fresh food counters closing and self-isolation becoming the norm, some of us will be facing an involuntary vegetarian or even vegan diet. But it’s not all bad! Here are 3 plant-based staples you can try today to support your immune system...

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    'Can anything good be drawn from this chaos?'

    2020-03-24T00:00:00+00:00

    As most of us find ourselves grounded and in lockdown, reports of less air pollution and the return of wildlife point to positive environmental change.

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    Breaking the pain barrier

    2020-03-23T00:00:00+00:00

    God helped Anne Welsh rise above chronic pain to become a renowned motivational speaker, campaigner, high-powered business woman, influencer and author

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    Misbehaviour

    2020-03-13T00:00:00+00:00

    Heather Riley reviews the British comedy-drama about the 1970 Miss World competition held in London

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    Restoring the years the locusts had eaten

    2019-11-26T00:00:00+00:00

    Have you ever felt too old to do something new? If so, Dorothy Wigan’s story may just challenge and inspire you. After a tough start in life, she recently published a series of short stories at the age of 79.

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    Mealtimes of grace

    2019-10-15T00:00:00+01:00

    One way to counter the busyness of our days is to create some breathing spaces or Sabbath-moments when we can stop and recalibrate. Mealtimes offer just such an opportunity, says Kate Waterman

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    Spanish retreat

    2019-08-06T00:00:00+01:00

    Mike and Julie Jowett not only want to provide a space for people to rest and take time out of their busy lives, but also to build bridges between the Spanish people and the migrant community ...

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    Our family gap year

    2019-07-23T00:00:00+01:00

    Mary and Geoff Ferguson’s 10-month trip covering thousands of miles with their five children proved to be a faith adventure, as Mary explains to Clare Blake

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    'I discovered I am not as powerless as I thought'

    2019-06-04T00:00:00+01:00

    Ellie Philpott is an author and runs her own natural soap and cosmetic company. She lives in the Elham Valley with her husband, a crazy poodle and several hives of honeybees

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    The Wintershall story

    2019-04-16T00:00:00+01:00

    The story behind the world-famous Wintershall plays

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    We’re more than our gender

    2019-01-22T00:00:00+00:00

    Once upon a time, girls wore pink and played with dolls, boys wore blue and had construction toys, but not anymore. Rachel Turner considers the move towards a more gender-neutral world and what it means for our children

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    At the turn of the year

    2019-01-01T00:00:00+00:00

    What do you need to take up or lay down this year? asks Penelope Wilcock

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    The decisions that changed my life

    2018-12-28T00:00:00+00:00

    After a devastating loss, Faye Smith found solace in a holiday of a lifetime and discovered the joy of open-air swimming

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    There’s more to our suffering than meets the eye

    2018-12-23T00:00:00+00:00

    Meet Kristen Wetherell and Sarah Walton, the authors of Hope When it Hurts, the winning book in our 2018 Readers’ Choice Award.

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    What Christmas means to me

    2018-12-09T00:00:00+00:00

    Rev Kate Bottley is a priest in Nottinghamshire and passionate about bringing stories of faith and belief to the widest audience possible. She currently presents Good Morning Sunday on Radio 2 and is a regular on Songs of Praise. Rev Kate is also supporting The Children Society’s Christmas campaign.

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    Beyond the lifestyle craze

    2018-11-27T00:00:00+00:00

    The popular Danish custom of hygge would have been very familiar to the early church, says Kate Waterman, who suggests we rediscover Koinonia this Christimas

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    Let the light in

    2018-10-30T00:00:00+00:00

    The darkness of winter brings both challenges and opportunities, says Penelope Wilcock

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    Set your house in order

    2018-09-25T00:00:00+01:00

    Providence is good, but we also need to ensure we have time to laugh and enjoy life, says Penelope Wilcock

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    My working holiday

    2018-05-29T00:00:00+01:00

    With World Environment Day on 5 June and Volunteers’ Week from 1–7 June, it’s the perfect month to share Fiona Thomson’s diary of a holiday in the Scottish Highlands, which combined both environmental work and volunteering

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    Join the party!

    2018-05-01T00:00:00+01:00

    In the ancient agricultural calendar, May heralds the beginning of the season of growth and life. Kate Waterman explains how the natural world encourages us to delight in rest and play

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    The Christian woman’s guide to life online

    2018-03-20T00:00:00+00:00

    Media professional Michelle Vandepol answers some frequently asked questions

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    Never say never - a teashop story

    2017-09-19T00:00:00+01:00

    In January 1994, we ran a short feature about the teashop at Lee Abbey in Devon, which had recently been given a star rating in the Egon Ronay guide, Just a Bite. It was managed by Mollie Foster. Now, 24 years later, Mollie shares her story and explains how God has led her back to the teashop …

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    What do you do?

    2017-07-11T00:00:00+01:00

    It is not always an easy question to answer, says Andrew Graystone

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    The way I live ought to be normal for all Christians

    2017-06-27T00:00:00+01:00

    Ruth Valerio talks to Catherine Larner about living out her principles, what the Bible says about caring for the environment and her new role with Tearfund

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    Home at last!

    2017-05-30T00:00:00+01:00

    Jo Swinney considers what turns a house into a home

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    Liz Earle

    2017-04-18T00:00:00+01:00

    Beauty entrepreneur Liz Earle speaks about healthy living, giving back and celebrating Easter

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    A rhythm of rest

    2017-02-01T00:00:00+00:00

    Make this the year you discover God’s gift of Sabbath. Suzanne Green talks to Shelly Miller about introducing a rhythm of rest in our lives

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    Seeing faith in work

    2016-10-12T00:00:00+01:00

    Having struggled with their wealth as Christians, Yolanda Ibbett talks about how she and her husband brought their work and faith together in their multi-million pound enterprise ...

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    Wish you were here

    2016-07-12T00:00:00+01:00

    Jackie Parsons shares some inspiration about how to slow down when we're on our holidays and give God a chance to speak to us ...

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    How to be fruitful

    2016-05-05T00:00:00+01:00

    The team at the London Institute for Contemporary Christianity (LICC) present a liberating approach to being fruitful in evangelism and discipleship

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    Live life abundantly

    2016-04-07T00:00:00+01:00

    Catherine Butcher considers how we can live our lives fruitfully ...

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    Live a bigger life

    2016-04-07T00:00:00+01:00

    Catherine Larner interviews beauty entrepreneur Liz Warom about being a Christian in the world of business and encouraging and empowering women

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    Love Christmas again

    2015-11-10T00:00:00+00:00

    Suzanne Green explores why many of us - especially women - groan at the thought of Christmas, and what we can do to love Christmas again

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    Father Christmas real?

    2015-11-10T00:00:00+00:00

    How do we explain Father Christmas to our children as Christian parents? Trisha Foote explains how her family tackled the issue

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    Godly habits at work

    2015-10-08T00:00:00+01:00

    Find out five simple things that you could do to help you live out your faith at work

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    Church and belonging

    2015-07-14T00:00:00+01:00

    Elaine Storkey explains why she believes that belonging to a local church is essential to our Christian lives

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    Policewoman to vicar

    2015-06-08T00:00:00+01:00

    Find out how Eileen Heaney made the transition from policewoman to a new vocation as a vicar

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    Life in Ukraine

    2015-05-12T00:00:00+01:00

    A young mother describes how life has changed in Ukraine since the conflict with Russia

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    Entertaining Angels

    2014-12-15T00:00:00+00:00

    Amy Boucher-Pye suggests ways that we can practise hospitality without the pressure of 'doing it right'

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    Should we celebrate?

    2014-11-05T00:00:00+00:00

    Trisha Foote takes our cynicisms about Christmas and reminds us that there are still good reasons to celebrate

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    Because I'm 'Appy

    2014-08-14T00:00:00+01:00

    Bex Lewis explains what an 'app' is and how we can make use of them in our everyday lives

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    Beat the holiday blues

    2014-08-14T00:00:00+01:00

    Sue Williams discusses ways in which single people don't have to holiday alone

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    Sundays not so easy!

    2014-07-15T00:00:00+01:00

    Allison Robinson talks about the pressures of being mum, teacher and pastor's wife on a Sunday

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    Urgent vs Important

    2014-06-12T00:00:00+01:00

    Michele Morrison dicusses how to keep our focus on God to discern what is important rather than just urgent

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    Embrace new life

    2014-05-15T00:00:00+01:00

    Christine Holmes speaks of how she moved on in her life to embrace change after her husband died of cancer

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    South African Adventure

    2013-12-16T00:00:00+00:00

    Claire Musters interviews Nathan and Lou Fellingham about the six months they spent in South Africa working with PJ Smyth and GodFirst church

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    Ways to celebrate

    2013-09-19T00:00:00+01:00

    10 tips on embracing pivotal points in our lives

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    Dear Diary

    2013-09-19T00:00:00+01:00

    Three women who blog about the joy of online journalling

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    Ethical fashion

    2013-08-14T00:00:00+01:00

    Ali Herbert meets the two women behind luxury fashion brand Beulah London

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    Our perfect summer

    2013-07-12T00:00:00+01:00

    Three women tell Suzanne Green how they spend their summer holiday

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    The good life

    2013-05-28T00:00:00+01:00

    Ellie Philpott explains how she and her family began to pursue a more organic lifestyle

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    The wedding planner

    2013-05-08T00:00:00+01:00

    Holly Poulter talks about how her faith and business work hand in hand – and the key factors in a great wedding day

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    March 2013 Good Life

    2013-02-07T00:00:00+00:00

    Two busy working mums explain how they live and work for Jesus in the office

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    December 2012 Man Alive

    2012-11-05T00:00:00+00:00

    Let's not be too hasty in dividing the sacred and the secular this Christmas, says comedy writer Paul Kerensa

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    September 2012 Living Simply

    2012-08-08T00:00:00+01:00

    Discover how frugality can be the key ingredient of a peaceful and more liberated life

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    July 2012 New Directions

    2012-06-13T00:00:00+01:00

    How an ex-British Airways crew member discovered a talent she didn't know she had

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    June 2012 Good Life

    2012-05-08T00:00:00+01:00

    Ideas to help you to be generous, even when money's tight

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    March 2012 Good life

    2012-02-06T00:00:00+00:00

    One family's experiences on their homegrown adventure

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    January 2012 Your Life

    2011-12-05T00:00:00+00:00

    Could you be doing something a bit different in 2012?

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    December 2011 Know-how

    2011-11-03T00:00:00+00:00

    How to find that “peace that passes all understanding” this Christmas

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    November 2011 Reaching Women Today

    2011-10-05T00:00:00+01:00

    How Divine Divas is bringing a diverse group of women together in Yorkshire

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    October 2011 Woman to Woman

    2011-09-06T00:00:00+01:00

    Rosemary Conley talks about her life, diet and fitness business and faith

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    September 2011 Your Faith

    2011-08-04T00:00:00+01:00

    Is it time you pulled in for a spiritual check-up?

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    August 2011 Relationships

    2011-07-04T00:00:00+01:00

    The choir chaperone who found love in Africa

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    July 2011 Your Family

    2011-06-03T00:00:00+01:00

    Grandmothers and granddaughters on the importance of praying for future generations

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    June 2011 Special feature

    2011-05-04T00:00:00+01:00

    A carer gives an insight into the challenges she faces

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    May 2011 Your Concerns

    2011-04-05T00:00:00+01:00

    Having teenagers in the family can be a challenge! Some parents share their experiences

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    April 2011 Into the Word

    2011-03-07T00:00:00+00:00

    The promise of eternal life is a real promise for today, says Anne Le Tissier

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    March 2011 Women at Work

    2011-02-04T00:00:00+00:00

    Meet three women working for a fairer world

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    February 2011 Living the Faith

    2011-01-10T00:00:00+00:00

    Author Philip Yancey talks to Ali Herbert about suffering, grace and prayer

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    January 2011 Your Looks

    2010-12-06T00:00:00+00:00

    Image consultant Jane Fardon comes offers advice on how we can look our best everyday

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    December 2010 Make a Difference

    2010-11-08T00:00:00+00:00

    Meet three women who deliver special hope at Christmas

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    November 2010 Your Concerns

    2010-10-08T00:00:00+01:00

    In many parts of the world, Christians pay a high price for their faith. Two women share their stories

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    October 2010 Your Relationships

    2010-09-09T00:00:00+01:00

    Five ways to learn to love someone you struggle to get on with

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    September 2010 Your Health

    2010-08-06T00:00:00+01:00

    A woman with terminal illness explains why her life is richer than before

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    August 2010 Relationships

    2010-07-08T00:00:00+01:00

    Does twittering, blogging, Facebooking and e-mailing really help us to connect?

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    July 2010 Your health

    2010-06-08T00:00:00+01:00

    Are you taking care of your body? One woman's mission to encourage us into good habits

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    June 2010 Your life

    2010-05-07T00:00:00+01:00

    Why getting older can be good news

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    May 2010 Your Life

    2010-04-09T00:00:00+01:00

    Jenny Hawke (daughter of Eddie and Barbara Askew) writes movingly about the effect of her parents' deaths on her

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    April 2010 Your relationships

    2010-03-10T00:00:00+00:00

    Sex is a wonderful gift. Make it a priority in your marriage

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    March 2010 Your relationships

    2010-02-08T00:00:00+00:00

    Grieving with your children - when they are grown up, it's no longer possible simply to kiss their hurts better

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    Feb 2010 Your life

    2010-01-06T00:00:00+00:00

    Sometimes just making one change in our lives can open up a whole new world

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    January 2010 Your future

    2009-12-04T00:00:00+00:00

    Don't let fear hold you back, say "yes" to your heart

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    Dec 09 Your well-being

    2009-11-05T00:00:00+00:00

    All the joy . . . and none of the stress. Tips to ensure you enjoy the holy season

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    Nov 09 Real relationships

    2009-10-12T00:00:00+01:00

    How do you meet eligible Christian men? Three women share their online dating experiences

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    Oct 09 Real relationships

    2009-09-10T00:00:00+01:00

    Is this how it's supposed to be? Katharine Hill advises a struggling young wife

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    Your relationships - WA Sept 09 - Parenting teenagers

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    How do we tackle our teenagers?

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    Aug 09 Your Life

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    Meet two women who have discovered that age is no barrier to starting something new.

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    July 09 Your Church

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    They want more than a cup of tea! The challenge of the Saga generation

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    June 2009 Your relationships

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    "We're living apart together" The challenge of long distance marriages

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    May 2009 Your faith

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    Embrace solitude - it draws us closer to God and helps us to accept and love ourselves

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    Your Life April 2009

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    Let's get swishing - the new, fun way to boost your wardrobe

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    March 2009 Your life

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    From social events to craft groups, here's how different women are making new friends

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    09 February Your life

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    What's your spiritual challenge?

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    Jan 09 Your life

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    Meet the women who chose a different kind of holiday

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    Dec 08 Your relationships

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    When your husband is a Jehovah's Witness, your home is a spiritual battleground

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    Your life Nov 08

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    Don't let your spending get out of control

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    Oct 08 Trend report

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    Why Britain's fascination with the paranormal is good news for the Church

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    Lifestyle Sept 08

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    How to keep your children safe on the internet

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    Aug 08 Your faith

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    How to find true happiness. Here's 8 secrets we need to share

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    July 08 Lifestyle

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    Be creative with what you have and transform your home

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    Lifestyle July 2008

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    The Swiss family holiday run by Scripture Union has something for everyone

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    Relationships May 08

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    Happiness and heartbreak for couples seeking to adopt a child

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    Your Life April 08

    2008-03-12T00:00:00+00:00

    Make life better! Go green and live the good life

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    Relationships Mar 08

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    Caring for someone with dementia is a heartbreaking experience. Three women share their stories

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    Your faith Jan 08

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    Memories of Lindisfarne

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    Three women, single for different reasons, share their stories

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    Lifestyle Dec 07

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    Don't let it cost the earth, here's 7 ways to a greener Christmas

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    Lifestyle Nov 07

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    Dreaming of a happy retirement? You need to start planning now!

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    Oct 07 Lifestyle

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    Give your wardrobe an ethical makeover

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    Sept 07 lifestyle

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    Why money can make or break your marriage

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    Aug 07 Lifestyle

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    Discover the benefits of frugal living

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    July2007 lifestyle

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    Visit the zoo with a message

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    June 07 Lifestyle

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    Go the extra green mile - we've got lots of ideas!

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    May 07 Lifestyle

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    After surviving cancer twice, Wendy Bray is keen to move on with her life

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    April 07 Lifestyle

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    Colour your world with Bobbie Houston

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    March 07 Lifestyle

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    Should we be tithing our money?

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    February 07 Lifestyle

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    Give yourself a health MOT

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    Jan 07 lifestyle

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    The perfect island getaway is just a short flight away. . .

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    Dec 06 Lifestyle

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    A little creativity and flexibility is all you need to make your Christmas special

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    Nov 06 Lifestyle

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    Living and working together - three couples give the lowdown

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    October 06 Lifestyle

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    Breast cancer taught me to live for today

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    Sept 06 lifestyle

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    The family home which offers quiet day retreats

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    August 2006 Inside a marriage

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    When the children have left home, it's time to rekindle your marriage

  • Woman Alive : June 2006 : Abundant Life

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    Single or married - make sure you live life to the full