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A conversation about childlessness

Today’s post is a transcript of a conversation my friend Andy and I had about my book, A Pastoral Theology of Childlessness. Andy and I...

A conversation about fear

I've been reading Matt Haig's book 'Reasons to Stay Alive,' which recounts his experience of severe anxiety and depression, including a...

Life and Soul: questions for God

Andy and I discuss the questions we have for God. What will we ask when we see God face to face? And how do we think God might reply?

Overcoming shame

Today I finalised the index of my book. It's a book about the pain of involuntary childlessness, so the index is not exactly a laugh a...

Vanity of vanities, all is vanity

I love the book of Ecclesiastes. LOVE it. If you've never read it before, take a look. This is a book in the Bible which declares that...

Why are you crying?

A sermon based on John 20.11-18 and Lamentations 3.16-24 I have only heard God speak to me clearly a few times in my Christian life so...

People do not talk in fertility clinics

They do not even make eye contact. It was a counsellor who pointed this out to me. She worked with people being treated for cancer as...

Hope rises

Resurrection is sometimes incorrectly seen as an affirmation of the immortality of the soul – that there is something in us which death...

How my theology got broken

In 2017, my second round of IVF ended in total failure, and I had to come to terms with the fact that my infertility was likely to be...

 

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