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September 2021
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Churches won’t be mandated to have vaccine passports

PHOTO: [Faith minister, Lord Greenhalgh. CREDIT: Parliament TV]Vaccine passports won’t be a condition of entry to places of worship in England, the government’s faith minister has said. Lord Greenhalgh was responding to concerns that venues, including churches, would need to check if visitors had been vaccinated. The concerns arose after a statement in Parliament…

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July 2021
News > International

Global: MAF is flying Covid vaccines to world’s poorest and most remote places

Mission Aviation Fellowship (MAF) has been working with local agencies to deliver much-needed Covid-19 vaccines to the world’s poorest countries. The Christian ministry has also been helping with the delivery of testing kits and personal protective equipment. MAF has been working in several countries, including Guatemala, Madagascar, Papua New Guinea, Indonesia, and South Sudan.…

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July 2021
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Devoted to doing good – Christian care homes amid Covid-19

Challenges faced by care homes have featured prominently in news coverage of Covid-19. Fatality figures among residents, recriminations about government policy, as well as the vexed question of visitation rights have often hit the headlines. However, little attention has been given to care home workers and their front-line efforts. Examples abound of remarkable sacrifices,…

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July 2021
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Why our church will unplug from streaming

When Orlando Grace Church launched its first livestreamed service on 5 April 2020, it seemed a great blessing that people could worship from their homes. We did the right thing then, and we would do it again, but those were unique circumstances. We believe it is time to cut the feed. The point of…

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June 2021
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Would Jesus have preached the Sermon on the Mount on YouTube?

The world has changed. Like it or not, Covid-19 has changed our world permanently; it will never be the same again. The pandemic of 2020 and 2021 has revealed much about our society and our world, and such revelations have led to major changes, many of which will remain, whatever we think of them…

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