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May 2021
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Top police officer says a ‘culture of porn’ surrounds abuse scandal

A top police officer has warned that easy access to online pornography is presenting a serious issue for the way children view relationships. Speaking to BBC Radio 4’s Today programme, chief constable Simon Bailey, spokesman for the National Police Chiefs’ Council, said there is a ‘real issue’ surrounding ‘what children now see and view…

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March 2020
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Church of England upholds the Bible’s teaching on marriage, then apologises

The Church of England issued a pastoral guidance statement which upholds the Bible’s teaching that sex should be reserved for heterosexual married couples. But following the release of the statement an apology was issued by the Archbishop of Canterbury, Justin Welby, and the outgoing Archbishop of York, John Sentamu. The pastoral guidance statement was…

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Probably the Best Idea in the World

The dads who went to watch their sons’ football training were invited to take part in an end of season fathers’ match. The coaches were going to take part as well. All season the dads had faithfully stood there each Saturday watching their sons training, but they had hardly said a word to each…

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Just Sex: Is It Ever Just Sex?

This book opens with four pages of glowing commendations by a dozen evangelical worthies. Is it really that good? Yes, it is good! The author is a researcher at the Jubilee Centre in Cambridge, famous for its past campaigns, including Keep Sunday Special, handling debt, and relational order. Although the book is primarily about…

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Friendship: A Classic Guide to Finding, Restoring, and Building Lasting Friendships

Here is a book, written over 100 years ago, that defines the nature of true friendship and describes how we should nurture and treasure this God-given blessing. Advice is given on how to choose your friends and keep them. Human friendships have their limits, and only God can fully satisfy the hungry hearts of…

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