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All articles by Heidi Simms

Youth Supplement – School CUs; why bother?

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July 2008
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Youth Supplement – School CUs; why bother?

School CUs; why bother?All over the country there are hundreds of Christian Unions in schools and colleges. They rarely get much publicity - after all, they are likely to be small and struggling compared to the university CUs. And if this is the case, what's the point in having a CU at this lower…

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Youth Supplement – Religious freedom

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March 2008
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Youth Supplement – Religious freedom

Religious freedom Who cares?Politics - not exactly the most riveting subject, especially for teenagers. Most of us don't much care what these boring men in grey suits think. After all, politicians are all the same, aren't they? And what Gordon Brown and David Cameron say and do isn't really going to make much difference…

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Youth Supplement – Seven reasons to smile – Heidi Simms

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July 2007
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Youth Supplement – Seven reasons to smile – Heidi Simms

Seven reasons to smilewhen you're the only person your age in church! The media tell us that church attendance is decreasing. Right - so an increasing number of churches have very few young people. Let's face it, this is a hard situation to be in. But despite all the negatives there are some advantages.Gospel witnessFirst,…

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Beach Mission what it felt like

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November 2006
News > Youth Features

Beach Mission what it felt like

Believe me, I had my doubts. Would there actually be people willing to talk about 'religious stuff'? Don't most people go abroad on holiday now? I'm only a teenager; would I really be any use? And would I have the guts to go up and talk to people? These were some of the questions…

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