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About 400 homes have been flooded in the north of England and 1,200 properties have been evacuated, the Environment Agency said.Boris Johnson is to chair a Cobra meeting, the Government's emergency committee, to discuss the response to the severe flooding in parts of the UK.  ...
Researchers at the University of Surrey and King's College London surveyed 720 women from six different ethnic groups in England - white, Caribbean, African, Indian, Pakistani and Bangladeshi.They wanted to understand why certain women might delay seeking medical help, and asked participants how strongly they agreed with 11 statements...
According to International Christian Concern (ICC), the Armenian Church leaders were traveling in car to Deir ez-Zor to inspect an Armenian Catholic Church which has suffered damage because of the Syrian conflict. ...
For the first time in our history, more Americans have lived with a romantic partner than have married one. According to Pew Research Center’s new study, the number of those who have ever married has fallen from 60 percent in 2002 to 50 percent today, while the number who...
A 12ft replica of Noah's Ark has docked in Ipswich, sailing from the Netherlands. ... Read More --- Click Read More to read the rest of the story from our content source/partners - Premier Christianity News. قالب وردپرس
The cyclone has killed 20 people across India and Bangladesh, according to recent reports, displacing some 2 million more. Winds of up to 75mph hit late on 9th November, with both countries closing airports and ports.In Bangladesh, eight people were killed and at least 20 more injured, with coastal...
According to Catholic charity Aid to the Church in Need (ACN), Fr Hovsep , from Qamishli, and his dad were both killed during a visit to the Armenian Catholic Church in Deir Ezzor, a city in eastern Syria. ...
Podcast Episode #588 SUBSCRIBE:iTunes • RSS • Stitcher • TuneIn Radio • Google Play • iHeart Radio • Spotify From church idols to church busyness, Thom and Sam discuss the major reasons why your church might be stuck. Sometimes the reason a church is stuck is that there is a fear of change,...
In-between attending memorial events and laying wreaths, Mr Johnson, Mr Corbyn and Ms Swinson have set out their pledges to the armed forces.Mr Johnson promised an extension of a railcard for veterans, providing discounted travel for those who don't get it through other railcards already. Labour have promised to...
The true meaning of Christmas is being left further and further behind, he said: "Last week, I walked into a Costa Coffee, heard the sound of 'It's Beginning to Look a Lot Like Christmas,' and walked straight out again. This is what we all need to do. I, Tim...
Furman, known as Ace on the Gladiators programme, has installed Hang Tough rings in Calvary Chapel, York so people can benefit "physically and spiritually".Speaking to the Mirror Furman said: "It makes sense for a church to teach how to look after the body."  ...
Belfast-born Lord Mawhinney, who served as Tory Party chairman from 1995 to 1997 under Sir John Major's government, died on Saturday evening.In a statement his family said: "His death brings an end to a life dedicated to public service and rooted in an unwavering Christian faith."  ...
The tiny planet Mercury will pass across the middle of the sun today. However, you and I should not try to see the so-called Mercury transit by looking at it since looking directly at the sun can cause permanent eye damage. Plus, Mercury will be just a tiny dot on...
Irish Anglicanism features 20 essays ranging across themes as broad as youth work, art and architecture, education, liturgy, the Irish language, and music. The project forms part of the Church’s D150 initiative, to mark the 150th anniversary of its disestablishment, which broke the link between Church and State. ...
The rate will increase by 30p-an-hour to £9.30, and by 20p in London to £10.75, with the number of employers signing up to pay the living wage increasing to almost 6,000.The Living Wage Foundation, which sets the rates, said they were now £1.09-an-hour higher than the statutory minimum wage...
Irish Anglicanism features 20 essays ranging across themes as broad as youth work, art and architecture, education, liturgy, the Irish language, and music. The project forms part of the Church’s D150 initiative, to mark the 150th anniversary of its disestablishment, which broke the link between Church and State. ...
There are 900 churches registered on Historic England's "at risk" list.Conservationists say they need support to prevent and repair damage caused by rain, wind, snow and ice, with heritage experts warning many are being ravaged especially severely because of climate change. ...
By Thom S. Rainer  It has been 15 years since a young doctoral student named Eric Geiger came into my office to share with me his research on churches that had clearly defined processes of discipleship. I saw his genius in those early years and was eager to put my...
Churches have seen a 75 per cent increase in heritage crime attacks with theft and vandalism offences nearly doubling in the past year, according to figures from the Church Conservation Trust (CCT).Data from the trust revealed last year saw the highest number of recorded incidents since records began in...
The body of Annie Hall, chair of Derby Cathedral Council, was found in the River Derwent on Friday morning two miles after she was engulfed by rising water in Darley Dale, near Matlock.Widespread flooding hit towns across the Midlands and northern England on Thursday and Friday and several areas...
Christian legal group ADF International intervened in the case in support of the man known as A.A. (anonymised for security reasons) saying the asylum seeker could face severe social and formal persecution if sent home.The Strasbourg Court Judges held that the Muslim who became a Christian would have been...
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